5 Oct 2008

Pressure mounts on Tana Umaga as Toulon slump to fourth loss

11:38 am on 5 October 2008

The pressure continues to mount on Toulon rugby coach, former All Black captain Tana Umaga.

Despite big name signings his French club side has slumped to its fourth loss in the Top 14 championship.

A 37-12 loss at Perpignan, new home of All Black Dan Carter, has sent Toulon fourth from bottom in the competition.

Perpignan's victory has lifted it to third place.