Jaguares name strong team
26 February, 2016, 12:00 am
The Jaguares have named 13 Argentina World Cup players for their opening Super Rugby match.
The Argentinian side begin their Super Rugby campaign against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein tomorrow.
Coach Raul Perez says that they have looked at their pre-season matches and made changes to parts of their game.
“We made adjustments on the previous game in defence and other details,” he said in a statement.
“We always try to evolve and with each game as we will adjust our systems.
“The Cheetahs team is evolving and it is our debut in the tournament which brings anxiety.
“We are prepared and aware of what can happen but the players will play without pressure to seek the result.”
The team is captained by hooker Agustin Creevy.
Joaquin Tuculet, Santiago Cordero, Matias Moroni, Jeronimo De la Fuente, Emiliano Boffelli, Nicolas Sanchez, Martin Landajo, Leonardo Senatore, Rodrigo Baez, Pablo Matera, Thomas Lavanini, Guido Petti, Ramiro Herrera, Agustin Creevy (c), Lucas Noguera. Reserves: Julian Montoya, Santiago Garcia Botta, Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro, Matias Alemanno, Facundo Isa, Gonzalo Bertranou, Santiago Gonzalez Iglesias, Matias Orlando