With confirmed equipment, The Pumas will face this Saturday against the All blacks, by the fourth date ofl Rugby Championship. The Argentine team will have several variants due to injury, and will also innovate with players in different positions.
Mario Ledesma opted that Santiago Carreras be the opening against New Zealand, and at the same time, Lucio Cinti will play as a starter for the first time with Los Pumas. Given this, the head coach explained: “Some changes are forced and others are decisions to see combinations of players. We wanted to see Santi Carreras of 10 and we wanted to see the Cinti-Chocobares duo, the same as Lavanini-Alemanno to see them together again. .
At the same time, the coach of the selected team referred to the income of Juan Martin Gonzalez already Pablo Matera, who will play as eighth: “Juan Martín González entered all the games very well and it seemed to me that he deserved a chance. Pablo Matera, of those who are going to play, is the most suitable to play eighth,” he said.
Finally, Ledesma What will be the match against the All Blacks palpitated: “You have to find the balance between testing players and taking the game plan we want to the field,” he concluded.