After being one of the figures of the Jaguares XV champion of the last edition of the American Rugby Super League, Juan Martín González was called up by Mario Ledesma to join the Los Pumas squad in the July international window against Wales and Romania, replacing Tomás Lezana.
The 20-year-old from Mendoza He had already participated in a tour with the senior national team in the unforgettable Three Nations 2020 that took place in Australia and where the Argentine team made history by defeating the All Blacks for the first time.
Within the list that Ledesma announced almost 20 days ago, there is a total of seven third lines, adding to the list Guido Petti who, although his classic position is second-line, has always played wing at Bordeaux and at a high level.
They are Rodrigo Bruni (Vannes), Francisco Gorrissen (Jaguars XV), Facundo Isa (Toulon), Mark Kremer (Stade Français), Pablo Matera (Stade Français) and Guido petti (Bordeaux).
Thomas Lezana He continues to recover from a knee injury that has taken him away from the court for approximately two months and will not be able to be present in the July window.
The 20-year-old González, who emerged from Marista RC de Mendoza, will have his second experience in the national team directed by Mario Ledesma.
Juan Martín González joins Mario Ledesma’s squad for the July window, replacing Tomás Lezana from Santiago, due to injury. It will be the second experience with @pumas for the 20-year-old from Mendoza trained in @maristarugby #VamosLosPumas #Rugby pic.twitter.com/qi0LYW0CYY
– The Pumas (@lospumas) June 17, 2021