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Wesley Fofana to miss the 2017 Six Nations Cup

France have selected four uncapped players in the squad

Wesley Fofana will miss the 2017 Six Nations due to rupturing an Achilles tendon.

France national team head coach Guy Noves called up the uncapped Henry Chavancy into his Six Nations squad to replace injured Fofana.

The 28-year-old is one of five uncapped players in the group ahead of opener match against England at Twickenham on Feb. 4.

One of France’s key players Fofana sustained the injury in Clermont’s 48-26 Champions Cup win against Exeter on Saturday.