La Rochelle receives a visit from the Stade Français on Saturday and there will be a duel of Argentines, since both teams will present criollos in their formations initials. The locals already confirmed the formation with two Argentines among the 23 players called up for the match. On the front line Facundo Bosch will be the hooker, while Ramiro Herrera on the bench will wait for the call to join as a pillar. The game can be seen live from 10:45 on ESPN Play.
Meanwhile, in the set of Paris, the head coach Gonzalo Quesada arranged the return of Nicolás Sánchez as opening after meeting the suspension dates resulting from an expulsion; Mark Kremer stay firm in the pack of forwards and Pablo Matera will occupy a place among the alternates.
La Rochelle is one of the revelations of the season and is second in the table with 54 points to three points behind Toulouse, the leader of the French Top 14 at the moment. Of the last five games, they won four and each day they consolidate more as a team.
LA ROCHELLE: 1- Dany Priso, 2- Facundo Bosh, 3- Arthur Joly; 4- Romain Sazy, 5- Will Skelton; 6- Paul Boudehent, 7- Kevin Gourdon, 8- Paul Boudehent; 9- Thomas Berjon, 10- Jules Plisson; 11- Pierre Boudehent, 12- Geoffrey Doumayrou, 13- Raymond Rhule, 14 Jules Favre, 15- Jérémy Sinzelle.
Substitutes: 16- Samuel Lagande, 17- Reda Wardi, 18- Thomas Levault, 19- Victor Vito, 20- Arthur Retiere, 21- Ihaia West, 22- Levani Botia, 23- Ramiro Herrera.
STADE FRANÇAIS: 1- M. Alo Emile, 2- Latu, 3- P. Alo-Emile (c), 4- Gabrillagues, 5- Maestri, 6- Chapus, 7- Kremer, 8- Godener, 9- Hall, 10- Sánchez, 11- Etien, 12- Dianty, 13- Arrate, 14- Veainu, 15- Hamdaqui.
Substitutes: 16- Panis, 17- Camara, 18- De Giovanni, 19- Matera, 20- Covelli, 21- Segonds, 22- Delbois, 23- Melikioze.