The first line Joel Sclavi underwent a cervical operation at the request of the club La Rochelle, where it arrived at the beginning of the season. The French advised the Mar del Plata to carry out the intervention to be able to play this season in the team and the pillar that was formed in Pueyrredón from the seaside resort, you will have about 3 months of recovery.
“After studying in France they told me I couldn’t play and had to have cervical surgery”, he told her. Sclavi said to Scrum on the other side of the Atlantic and added that “the recovery time is approximately two and a half months, I hope that by December I can play again“.
Sclavi, 27, started playing rugby in Mar del Plata and in 2016 he emigrated to France to play in Pau. The following season he joined Soyaux-Angouleme in ProD2 and stayed 2 years to return to play in the country in Jaguars in 2020. He was consecrated with Jaguares XV and left at the start of the European season for his new club, La Rochelle.