Retired flanker was the head coach of France's national team from 2007 to 2001.
He played the majority of his 28 season domestic career for ES Catalane and Perpignan.
He led France to a second place finish in the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
He married Isabelle Lievremont in 2006.
He coached against New Zealand's Aaron Cruden in the 2011 Rugby World Cup.