May 19, 2013
Galindo returns to Pumas
Pumas’ coach Santiago Phelan included Álvaro Galindo in the 27-players squad for the final matches of the Rugby Championship against the All Blacks and the Wallabies after the Racing Metro player recovered from an injury.
Álvaro Galindo (Racing Metro of France), who recovered from an injury, was called up by coach Santiago Phelan to be part of the Argentine squad which will face New Zealand and Australia in the last matches of the Rugby Championship.
Also, Rafael Carballo (Begles Bordeaux of France) and Maximiliano Bustos (Montpellier of France) were removed from the team.
The 27 players called were: Horacio Agulla, Patricio Albacete, Marcos Ayerza, Marcelo Bosch, Martín Bustos Moyano, Gonzalo Camacho, Manuel Carizza, Agustín Creevy, Julio Farías Cabello, Juan Martín Fernández Lobbe, Santiago Fernández, Juan Figallo, Galindo, Lucas González Amorosino, Eusebio Guiñazú, Juan Martín Hernández, Juan José Imhoff, Martín Landajo, Juan Manuel Leguizamón, Tomás Leonardi, Juan Pablo Orlandi, Martín Rodríguez, Rodrigo Roncero, Federico Nicolás Sánchez, Leonardo Senatore, Tomás Vallejos and Nicolás Vergallo.
Argentina, who accumulated three defeats and one draw in the competition, will hosts the All Blacks on September 29 in La Plata and the Wallabies on October 6 in Rosario.