An independent Disciplinary Committee will hear a citing complaint against David Couzinet, the Biarritz Olympique lock, in Dublin on Thursday, 8 February.

An independent Disciplinary Committee will hear a citing complaint against David Couzinet, the Biarritz Olympique lock, in Dublin on Thursday, 8 February, as a result of a citing from the Round 6 Heineken Cup Pool 6 match against Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gardens on Sunday, 21 January.

The independent Disciplinary Committee will be chaired by Mark McParland and also comprise Dr Barry O’Driscoll and George Spotswood (all Ireland).

The citing lodged by the Citing Commissioner for the match, Russell Howell (Wales), was for alleged stamping – contravention of Law 10.4 (b).

Law 10.4 (b) – Stamping or trampling: A player must not stamp or trample on an opponent.