Ignacio Mendy will start the second match of The Pumas at Rugby Championship in view of South Africa. Mario Ledesma confirmed the formation and arranged for the back to be from the start as a wing instead of Bautista Delguy.
In a press conference, the head coach of the Argentine national team highlighted the work in the training of the player who achieved the Bronze with Los Pumas 7’s: “He trained very well. He is a boy who is used to working under pressure. He adapted quickly, he is a player who has a lot of confidence and who learns quickly, “he said.
At the same time, Ledesma referred to Mendy’s qualities: “He has the physical and technical qualities that everyone knows. He had a couple of situations in training, not out of the ordinary, but he shone in this week in terms of his ability to evasion. He is one of the players who is confident, “he said.
Finally, the Los Pumas coach closed: “It seems to me that he is one of the players who arrived with great confidence, as in his time Mallía, Chocobares. I think that in this situation they are important players who add energy to the whole team. “, he concluded.