The French national coach has dropped a host of his biggest names from the national side's Six Nations squad following police involvement in an incident while some players were out drinking.
Brunel has dropped Teddy Thomas, Louis Picamoles, Sekou Macalou, Félix Lambey, Arthur Iturria, Rémi Lamerat, Anthony Belleau, Jonathan Danty and Alexandre Lapandry.
Mathieu Babillot, Mathieu Bastareaud, Gaël Fickou, Kélian Galletier, Rémy Grosso, Bernard Le Roux, Romain Taofifénua and Francois Trinh-Duc will replace the players dropped.
Brunel has excluded the players who went out after their loss to Scotland for '..inappropriate behaviour, they did not respect their status as international players and the resulting duties'
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