Argentina turn to Sanchez
August 24, 2012
Juan Martin Hernandez will miss Saturday's match with South Africa © Getty Images
Hernandez pulled up in training on Wednesday and has been ruled out of their clash with South Africa in Mendoza on Saturday. Sanchez has just three caps to his name and played once during the recent World Cup against Romania.
Santiago Phelan has also confirmed his bench with Lucas Gonzalez Amorosino included after being dropped following their loss to the Boks last weekend. Juan Imhoff is also named amongst the replacements.
Argentina: Martín Rodríguez, Gonzalo Camacho, Marcelo Bosch, Santiago Fernández, Horacio Agulla, Nicolás Sánchez, Nicolás Vergallo, Rodrigo Roncero, Eusebio Guiñazú, Juan Figallo, Manuel Carizza, Patricio Albacete, Julio Farías Cabello, Álvaro Galindo, Juan Martín Fernández Lobbe
Replacements: Bruno Postiglioni, Marcos Ayerza, Leonardo Senatore, Tomás Leonardi, Martín Landajo, Lucas González Amorosino, Juan Imhoff
© ESPN Sports Media Ltd.
Firdose Moonda looks at the moves towards greater integration within South African rugby ... and what the future holds
Martin Gillingham looks ahead to what he believes is the most remarkable ever climax to the league phase of the Top 14
With just two rounds left in the regular season, we look at the prospects of the teams taking part in the Championship play-offs
Joe Simpson talks to Charlie Morgan about loss, Wasps and being England's game-breaker