Two tough matches await “Los Liones” in their next two FIH Pro League performances. After the huge victory against Holland won at CeNard - the first in the tournament after the defeat against Belgium of the debut and draw against Germany (the match could not be played by the rain) - the squad led by Germán Orozco will travel to Auckland, first stop of the tour.
On Sunday 10 he will play against the home team. Eighth in the world ranking, in which the Olympic champion is in fourth place.
The next day the national team will travel to Sydney to face Australia, second in the ranking, on Saturday 16.
In the FIH Pro League, Australia shares second position with an effectiveness ratio of 66.67 percent (three wins, one draw and one loss). While New Zealand marches last with 8.33 (one draw and three losses). While Argentina is fifth with 44.44. The first four will fight for the title.
The designated squad is as follows: Nicolas Acosta, Thomas Bettaglio, Emiliano Bosso, Agustín Bugallo, Juan Ignacio Catan, Federico Fernandez, Martin Ferreiro, Tomas Habif, Isidoro Ibarra, Ignacio Ortiz, Matías Paredes, Santiago Tarazona, Lucas Toscani, Lucas Vila, Juan Manuel Vivaldi, Federico Monja and Maico Casella.
Fútbol, tenis, paddle, tenis de mesa, natación, golf, rugby son los deportes que practico desde que tengo uso de razón. Ver deportes es la única razón para tener un televisor en mi casa. Me gusta mucho analizar el juego; me apasiona la táctica y me deleita la técnica.