Pumas call in reinforcements

Sun, 11 Nov 2012 17:32
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Biarritz centre Marcelo Bosch and Montpellier fullback Lucas Gonzalez Amorosino have been included in the Argentina squad to face France on Saturday in Lille.

Also included are Biarritz prop Francisco Gomez Kodela and lock Nahuel Lobo of Stade Francais while prop Juan Gomez and centre Felipe Contepomi are left out after picking up injuries during the 26-12 victory over Wales on Saturday in Cardiff.

There were doubts concerning Racing Metro flyhalf Juan Martin Hernandez who picked up a knock at the Millennium stadium, but the 30-year-old has been included in the squad to play France who defeated Australia 33-6 on Saturday in Paris.

Argentina squad: Marcos Ayerza, Manuel Carizza, Agustin Creevy, Tomas De la Vega, Julio Farias Cabello, Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe (captain), Juan Figallo, Francisco Gomez Kodela, Eusebio Guinazu, Juan Cruz Guillemain, Juan Manuel Leguizamon, Tomas Leonardi, Nahuel Lobo, Bruno Postiglioni, Leonardo Senatore, Tomas Vallejos, Horacio Agulla, Marcelo Bosch, Gonzalo Camacho, Lucas Gonzalez Amorosino, Santiago Cordero, Tomas Cubelli, Juan Martin Hernandez, Juan José Imhoff, Martin Landajo, Manuel Montero, Nicolas Sanchez, Gonzalo Tiesi, Joaquin Tuculet, Nicolas Vergallo.