The world map of Los Pumas, from where each player arrives

The world map of Los Pumas, from where each player arrives

Los Pumas coach Mario Ledesma announced the list of players who will face the matches that the selected team has during the July window and many names that are currently playing abroad stand out. Of the 32 chosen, 24 play in Europe, 8 in England and 4 in Australia. There are 3 members of Jaguares XV and a single player awaits his debut.

32 players appear on the official list they are divided into 18 forwards and 14 backs. From the set and according to your current club, the league that contributes the most Argentines is France with 14 players, of which 12 perform in the Top 14 and 2 in the Pro D2. Bordeaux, with Santiago Cordero, Guido Petti and Bautista Delguy, along with Stade Français, which contributes Pablo Matera, Marcos Kremer and Nicolás Sánchez, are the ones who have lost the most players to the Ledesma team.

Racing 92 features Emiliano Boffelli and Juan Imhoff and the list of “French” in the Top 14 is completed by Facundo Bosch (La Rochelle), Santiago Chocobares (Toulouse), Francisco Gómez Kodela (Lyon) and Facundo Isa (Toulon). Rodrigo Bruni (Vannes) and Jerónimo de la Fuente (Perpignan) arrive from Pro D2.

With residence in England there are 8 Pumas that play in the Premiership and 3 come from Leicester: Tomás Lavanini, Matías Moroni and Julián Montoya. There are also 3 from Gloucester: Matías Alemanno, Santiago Carreras and Santiago Socino. Facundo Gigena from London Irish, Matías Orlando from Newcastle and Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro from Bristol.

From Australia the Argentines of the Western Force land, the club that yields the most players to the national team with four. We are talking about Tomás Cubelli, Tomas Lezana, Santiago Medrano and Domingo Miotti. They also come from the Pro 14 Enrique Pieretto (Glasgow Warriors) and Gonzalo Bertranou (Dragons). Finally, the brand new champions of the American Rugby Super League, Jaguares XV, will have their representatives with Francisco Gorrisen, Felipe Ezcurra and Federico Wegrzyn. The latter is the only one of the 32 summoned who has not yet made his debut at Los Pumas.

The complete list of Los Pumas for the July window:

1 Alemanno, Matías – Gloucester (England) – Second Line

2 Bertranou, Gonzalo – Newport Dragons (Wales) – Half Scrum

3 Boffelli, Emiliano – Racing 92 (France) – Fullback

4 Bosch, Facundo – Stade Rochelais (France) – Hooker

5 Bruni, Rodrigo – Rugby Club Vannes (France) – Third Row

6 Carreras, Santiago – Gloucester (England) – Fullback

7 Chocobares, Santiago – Stade Toulousain (France) – Center

8 Cordero, Santiago – Union Bordeaux Bègles (France) – Wing / Fullback

9 Cubelli, Tomás – Western Force (Australia) – Half Scrum

10 De la Fuente, Jerónimo – Perpignan (France) – Center

11 Delguy, Bautista – Union Bordeaux Bègles (France) – Wing

12 Ezcurra, Felipe – Jaguares XV (Argentina) – Half Scrum

13 Gigena, Facundo – London Irish (England) – First Line

14 Gorrissen, Francisco – Jaguares XV (Argentina) – Third Line

15 Gómez Kodela, Francisco – Lyon Olympique (France) – First Line

16 Imhoff, Juan – Racing 92 (France) – Wing

17 Isa, Facundo – Rugby Club Toulonnais (France) – Third Row

18 Kremer, Marcos – Stade Français Paris (France) – Third Line

19 Lavanini, Tomás – Leicester Tigers (England) – Second Line

20 Lezana, Tomás – Western Force (Australia) – Third

21 Matera, Pablo – Stade Français Paris (France) – Third Line

22 Medrano, Santiago – Western Force (Australia) – First Line

23 Miotti, Sunday – Western Force (Australia) – Opening

24 Montoya, Julian – Leicester Tigers (England) – Hooker

25 Moroni, Matías – Leicester Tigers (England) – Center

26 Orlando, Matías – Newcastle Falcons – Downtown

27 Petti, Guido – Union Bordeaux Bègles (France) – Second Line

28 Pieretto, Enrique – Glasgow Warriors (Scotland) – Front Row

29 Sánchez, Nicolás – Stade Français Paris (France) – Opening

30 Socino, Santiago – Gloucester (England) – Hooker

31 Tetaz Chaparro, Nahuel – Bristol Bears (England) – First Line

32 Wegrzyn, Federico – Jaguares XV (Argentina) – First Line

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