La Rochelle He was one of the protagonists of French rugby in the current season. The Argentine team Ramiro Herrera placeholder image Y Facundo Bosch reached the end of the Champions Cup and now it will search before Racing 92 a square at the end of Top 14. On Friday at 3:45 p.m. live on ESPN 3.
With 78 final points (three behind the leader Toulouse), 17 victories and 9 defeats, the yellow team won to avoid the quarterfinals and came directly to await a rival that will be Racing 92 after beating their classic in Paris.
Among the most significant triumphs of La Rochelle are the 62-3 win over Castres at home on date five. In addition, the following week the victory against Bordeaux by 20-6 on the sixth day, a rival that he would face again on date 20, defeating him 26-11.
Against Racing 92, La Rochelle has one result in favor and another against this season. On date 3 of the Top 14 he won at home 9-6 in a more than close duel. For their part, on matchday 14 they met again and this time it was for the Parisians 26-22, in another duel of limited differences.
La Rochelle has enough weapons to be excited about the Top 14 final. To do so, it will have to use them in the best way against a very tough rival and always a candidate: Racing 92.