Pato Fernández will play for Pumitas
Included in the thirty man squad are thirteen returning players from the 2013 IRB Junior World Championship in France. There are also players to have played for Argentine teams at higher levels including capped test matches in the South American Championship, Rugby Sevens and for Los Pampas XV. Pampas XV fly half Pato Fernández is one of three players that won the Pacific Cup included in the squad. Joining the Rosario number 10 is Tomás Ramirez and Guido Petti Pagadizabal.
In an encouraging sign for the future of Argentine rugby is that 80% of the players named in the squad are regulars for their clubs at senior level. The players have been involved in training at their respective regional centres.
May 2 South Africa v Argentina, Saldanha Rugby Club, Saldanha
May 6 South Africa v Argentina, Paul Roos, Stellenbosch
May 10 South Africa v Argentina, City Park, Cape Town