Franco Smith, coach of the Italian rugby team, made official the formation that on Saturday at 11 o’clock and on ESPN EXTRA he will face England in Twickenham on the second round of Six Nations 2021. Among the most prominent news from this side of the sea is the presence again of Juan Ignacio Brex in the center of the field as a starter.
The player trained in San Cirano made his debut with the azurra last Saturday against France and will have as a teammate in the center of the court Carlo Canna, one of the 2 modifications made by the South African-born coach. The other change is the entry of Andrea Lovotti in the front row.
Be twenty-eighth clash between England and Italy, fifteenth in England and thirteenth in what is considered the temple of Rugby, Twickenham Fortress. All were triumphs for the team that wears a rose as a shield.
1- Andrea Lovottí, 2- Luca Bigi, 3- Marco Riccioni; 4- Marco Lazzaroni, 5- David Sisi; 6- Sebastian Negri, 7- Johan Meyer, 8- Michele Lamaro; 9- Stephen Varnet, 10- Paolo Garbisi, 11- Montanna Ioane, 12- Carlo Canna, 13- Juan Ignacio Brex, 14- Luca Sperandio; 15- Jacopo Trulla.
Substitutes: 16- Gianmarco Lucchesi, 17- Danilo Fischetti, 18- Giosue Zilocchi, 19- Niccoló Cannone, 20- Federico Ruzza, 21- Glugielmo Palazzani, 22- Tommaso Allan, 23- Federico Mori.