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French players accused of spitting on photographer

A French rugby team member has been accused of spitting on a photographer in a heated confrontation in Auckland, TVNZ reports.

It said the French players were at the French restaurant Pastis on the corner of Victoria and Nelson Streets when they became involved in a dispute with photographers.

One of the photographers said French lock Pascal Pape spat on him, while another accused a player of slapping him in the face, the report said.

- Herald Online

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