Top 14 Toulon embroiled in David and Goliath fight with Zebre

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Top 14 giants Toulon are engaged in a tug-of-war with Italian Pro 14 outfit Zebre over a player they signed as a replacement for Leigh Halfpenny. The club contracted young Italian international Edoardo Padovani in June to replenish their fullback stocks, depleted following the end-of-season departures of the Wales and Lions star and Australian Drew Mitchell.

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