USA confirmed his training for what will be this Saturday’s duel against Uruguay, live from 4:20 pm on Star + for the second leg to qualify for France 2023. Among the 23, the presence as a substitute of Benjamin Bonasso.
The Connecticut-born third row could make his debut with the North American team. Bonasso, a former Newman, currently works for Rugby United in New York.
It should be remembered that the first leg, to obtain a place for France 2023, was a 19-16 victory for the United States. The team that keeps the difference in points between the two games will get the ticket to the next World Cup.
Gary Good, head coach of Las Águilas, will make two modifications in relation to last Saturday’s match: Jamason Fa’anana-Schultz will enter as a starter in place of Hanco Germishuys, since he did not travel to Montevideo for family reasons.
United States formation: 1. David Ainu’u, 2. Kapeli PIfeleti, 3. Joe Taufete’e, 4. Nate Brakeley, 5. Nick Civetta, 6. Andrew Guerra, 7. Jamason Fa’anana-Schultz, 8. Cam Dolan, 9. Ruben De Haas, 10. Will Magie, 11. Mika Kruse, 12. Tavite Lopeti, 13. Bryce Campbell, 14. Christian Dyer, 15. Marcel Brache.
Substitutes: 16. Dylan Fawsitt, 17. Matt Harmon, 18. Paul Mullen, 19. Greg Peterson, 20. Benjamin Bonasso, 21. Nate Augspurger, 22. Luke Carty, 23. Will Hooley.