On Sunday the Pumas will face Ireland at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin and Mario Ledesma announced the team that will take the field. Between 23 and on the substitute bench the inclusion of Facundo Cordero that could make its debut in the national team.
The back that emerged in Regatas de Bella Vista was one of the new faces in Mario Ledesma’s call to face the November window. However, it did not take place among the 23 selected in the first two games against France and Italy. On Sunday he will be on the substitute bench and longs for his debut with the albiceleste.
The arrival of the player who has been working at Exeter since July 2020 English came by dint of good play. So far this season the 22 year old wing is going through a great present in the 2021/2022 Premiership season. In total, Cordero accumulates five starts as a starter, with three tries and 400 minutes played in total.
The Argentine managed to support his conquests in duplicate in the defeat against Worcester by 42-5, and then added a new try in the victory against the Wasps by 27-23. For his part, in the 2020/21 season, the back played 12 games and reached the ingoal twice.
The last name Cordero is known in the oval field by his brother Santiago who has been playing in Los Pumas for several years, but Facundo, too had its way through high-performance systems of the UAR. Participated in Argentina XV and Jaguares XV in 2019 and the frustrated season with Ceibos in 2020.