Baitieri named in French squad for Wales clash
Former Sydney Roosters lock, Jason Baitieri, has been named in a French national team dominated by Catalan players for the upcoming Tri-Series clash against Wales.
French coach, Aurelien Cologni has included no less than 14 players from the Perpignan Super League club.
Four of the five non-Catalan players have all spent time in the past with the club, including national captain Olivier Elima who will return for a second spell with them in 2013 after leaving Bradford.
The clash between France and Wales will take place Lens, with the Les Chanticleers hoping to repeat their earlier performance against the Dragons where they ran out 28 – 16 victors at Wrexham.
French Les Chanticleers Team:
Jason Baitieri (Catalan), William Barthau (Catalan), Kane Bentley (Pia), Thomas Bosc (Catalan), Remi Casty (Catalan), Vince Duport (Catalan), Oliva Elima (Bradford), David Ferriol (Catalan), Tony Gigot (Avignon), Mathieu Griffi (Lezignan), Kevin Larroyer (Catalan), Antoni Maria (Catalan), Gregory Mounis (Catalan), Mathias Pala (Catalan), Eloi Pelissier (Catalan), Sebastien Raguin (Catalan), Clement Soubeyras (Pia), C yril Stacul (Catalan)