Marcos Ayerza has been named for his first major start for Argentina in 3 years after Santiago Phelan named his side to face Wales at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday. The last time Ayerza started for Argentina at all was 2 October last year as they faced Georgia in the World Cup, and his last major start was a 6-9 victory against Scotland at Murrayfield three years ago.
Argentina squad: JM Hernandez (Racing Metro), G Camacho
(Exeter), G Tiesi (San Isidro), F Contepomi (Stade Francais), J Imhoff
(Racing Metro), N Sanchez (Bordeaux-Begles), M Landajo (San Isidro), M
Ayerza (Leicester), E Guinazu (Southern Kings), J Figallo (Montpellier);
M Carizza (Racing Metro), JF Cabello (Tucuman); L Senatore (Gimnasia
Rosario), JM Leguizamon (Lyon), JM Fernandez Lobbe (Toulon, captain).
A Creevy (Montpellier), B Posiglioni (La Plata), J Gomez (Los
Matreros), T Vallejos (Scarlets), T Leonardi (San Isidro), N Vergallo
(Southern Kings), H Agulla (Bath), J Tuculet (Grenoble