The Argentine pillar, Rodrigo Martinez will play the Premiership from England for Wasps. The first line born in Mendoza and formed in Los Tordos will join the Coventry club as a medical Joker due to the injury of Ben harris.
“Wasps is delighted to confirm the signing of Rodrigo Martínez, who will join the Club immediately from the American Rugby Super League on the Olímpia Lions side,” said the English club in its officialization.
Wasps Head Coach Lee Blackett said: “We are happy to add Rodrigo to our team. It will provide us with vital cover on the front row, while we have some injuries in that area. “
He also added: “Rodrigo is a young and powerful pillar, who has recently impressed in Argentina. It will contribute a lot to our scrum. Scrum Coach Neil Fowkes and the entire group of coaches look forward to working with him. “
For his part, Martínez was happy for his incorporation: “I am very excited to have the opportunity to play for Wasps in the Gallagher Premiership and the Heineken Champions Cup. I would like to thank Olímpia, I really enjoyed my time playing for them. and I wish the Club the best for the future. “