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Wallabies star Drew Mitchell joins Toulon on two-year deal

Last Updated: 24/04/13 4:47pm

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Drew Mitchell: Joining Toulon later this year

Drew Mitchell: Joining Toulon later this year

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Australia winger Drew Mitchell has become the latest international star to join French giants Toulon.

Mitchell, who played in 63 internationals, scoring 30 tries, has signed a two-year deal with the Top 14 giants.

Mitchell joins the likes of Jonny Wilkinson, Matt Giteau and Andy Sheridan at the club.

In a statement Toulon confirmed: "Toulon has registered a world-class reinforcement. Drew Mitchell has signed for the next two seasons.

"Drew Mitchell is expected next autumn, after the Four Nations (Rugby Championship).

The southern hemisphere competition involving New Zealand, Australia, South Africa and Argentina is to take place from August 17 to October 5.

Toulon, who qualified for the French league semi-finals and face Saracens in the Heineken Cup last four on Sunday, have already signed Springboks winger Bryan Habana for next season.

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