The center of Jaguares XV could continue his career in France, precisely in Toulouse, according to some media on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean. The back that has two caps with The Pumas hHe had left the concentration of Jaguares XV in Montevideo and would already be in Buenos Aires putting together his suitcases and sealing the link with his new club that already has the Argentine among its squad Juan Cruz Mallía.
From the parties there is still nothing confirmed but several French media reported the arrival of Chocobares to one of the main clubs in Europe that enjoys an unbeatable present: it is like Top 14 leader already one step from the classification to the decisive stages and last weekend he took over one of the four tickets to contest the Champions Cup semi-finals.
As reported by the French blob RCT, Toulouse would use the permission from the Ligue Nationale de Rugby authorizing both Top 14 and ProD2 clubs to hire a medical joker until April 30. In today’s edition, Midi Olympique reported that the Stade Toulousain coaches are looking for a player by the end of the current season, aiming to replace Sofiane Guitoune who was seriously injured.
However, there would be two problems for Toulouse. The first drawback is that Santiago Chocobares would also be closely followed by Gonzalo Quesada’s Stade Français, while the second would be in obtaining the visa on time during this period of global crisis due to the pandemic.
The 22-year-old player born in Rufino, Santa Fe province, has not been present with Jaguares in the American Rugby Super League for a couple of games and he also does not present any injury, which for some is a way to preserve the center against the imminent departure.