France winger Jimmy Marlu has been ruled out for at least three weeks after picking up a knee injury against England on Sunday.
Marlu, who was making his first start for his country, suffered ligament damage to his right knee in the second half of Les Bleus' 18-17 win over Andy Robinson's side in the RBS 6 Nations encounter at Twickenham.
The Biarritz back has been replaced by Aurelien Rougerie in the squad for the match against Wales at the Stade de France on February 26.
Conor O'Shea will lead his side to matches against Fiji and Australia
30 March 2017, 2:36pm
After a disappointing RBS 6 Nations campaign for the Azzurri - losing all five of their Championship matches and picking up their 12th Wooden Spoon - they will be licking their wounds ahead of their summer tour Down Under.
The 2017 RBS 6 Nations was watched by record numbers of fans
29 March 2017, 12:25pm
After an enthralling RBS 6 Nations Championship of twists, turns, and no small amount of drama on the last day, figures show the RBS 6 Nations is going from strength to strength, year on year, with no sign of slowing down.