David Couzinet, the Biarritz Olympique lock, is due to appear before an independent Disciplinary Committee as a result of a citing arising from the Round 6 Heineken Cup Pool 6 match against Northampton Saints at Franklin's Gardens on Sunday, 21 January.
The citing lodged by the Citing Commissioner for the match, Russell Howell (Wales), was for alleged stamping - contravention of Law 10.4 (b).
The Disciplinary Committee will be appointed as soon as practicable.
Law 10.4 (b). - Stamping or trampling: A player must not stamp or trample on an opponent.