Pumas squad named for Boks Test

Leinster will be glad to hear that their Heineken Cup opponents Bourgoin have allowed Augusto Petrilli to join up with Argentina as one of just five overseas based players to make the flight to Buenos Aires for Saturday's international against South Africa.

Leinster will be glad to hear that their Heineken Cup opponents Bourgoin have allowed Augusto Petrilli to join up with Argentina as one of just five overseas based players to make the flight to Buenos Aires for Saturday's international against South Africa.

Captain Agustin Pichot and Juan Hernandez of Stade Francais, Lucas Ostiglia of Petrarca, and Martin Schusterman of Plymouth Albion in England complete the group.

Those missing from the team which lost in the last minute to Ireland are Federico Martín Aramburu, Hernán Senillosa, Felipe Contepomi, Gonzalo Longo, Rimas Álvarez, Patricio Albacete, Omar Hasan, Mario Ledesma, and Rodrigo Roncero.

The Argentinian squad: Santiago Artese (SIC), Miguel Avramovic (Asociación Alumni), Marcos Iván Ayerza (Newman), Lucas Borges (Pucará), Francisco Bosch (Hindú), Pablo Bouza (Duendes), Manuel Carizza (Jockey, Rosario), Manuel Contepomi (Newman), Leopoldo De Chazal (Universitario, Tucumán), Martín Durand (Montpellier, France), Juan De La Cruz Fernandez Miranda (Hindú), Nicolás Fernandez Miranda (Hindú), Pablo Gomez Cora (Lomas), Eusebio Guiñazu (Mendoza), Juan Martín Hernández (Stade Français, France), Federico Méndez (Mendoza), Lucas Ostiglia (Padova Petrarca, Italy), Augusto Petrilli (Bourgoin, France), Agustín Pichot (Stade Français, France), Martín Schusterman (Plymouth Albion, England), Gonzalo Pedro Tiesi (SIC), Alberto Vernet Basualdo (Asociación Alumni).

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