The Argentina Rugby Union has confirmed its investigation into racism, xenophobia and discrimination attributed to three senior players is at an advanced stage.
The racist tweets that led to the suspension of three Los Pumas players, including now ex-captain Pablo Matera, were dug up as retaliation from the Argentinian public for a perceived lack of respect from the team for Diego Maradona.
Flyhalf Nicolas Sanchez says there was an unprecedented sense of belief in the Argentina squad that they could beat the All Blacks in Sydney on Saturday.
Hear what Argentina coach Mario Ledesma had to say after his side’s agonising 24-18 defeat by the Springboks at Loftus on Saturday.
Pablo Matera will lead an Argentina side that features 11 changes to the starting lineup facing the Springboks in Pretoria on Saturday.
Pablo Matera had an absolute blinder for the Jaguares against the Sharks, including this brilliant, solo kick and chase for the try.
Pablo Matera has been appointed as Argentina’s new captain ahead of their four-match tour of Europe.
Jaguares coach Mario Ledesma has made just a single change to his starting XV to face the Stormers in Buenos Aires on Saturday.