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Last Updated: Wednesday, 17 October 2007, 18:38 GMT 19:38 UK
New-look Argentina for play-off
Argentina coach Marcelo Loffreda
Loffreda will move to Leicester after the World Cup
Argentina coach Marcelo Loffreda makes four changes to the pack that started the semi-final against South Africa for the third-place play-off versus France.

Alberto Vernet Basualdo, Martin Durand, Omar Hasan and Rimas Alvarez Kairelis come in for his last game in charge.

Mario Ledesma, Martin Scelzo, Ignacio Fernandez Lobbe and Lucas Ostiglia are the players to miss out.

In the backs, Federico Martin Aramburu and Gonzalo Tiesi replace Lucas Borges and Manuel Contepomi.

Loffreda will leave his post as Pumas coach after the World Cup to become head coach of Leicester.


Argentina team: I Corleto; FM Aramburu, G Tiesi, F Contepomi, H Agulla; JM Hernandez, A Pichot; R Roncero, A Vernet Basualdo, O Hasan, R Alvarez Kairelis, P Albacete, M Durand, JM Fernandez Lobbe, G Longo Elia. Replacements: M Ayerza, E Guinazu, E Lozada, JM Leguizamon, N Fernandez Miranda, F Todeschini, H Senillosa.


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