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Nicolas Sanchez left out of Argentina squad

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has left fly-half Nicolas Sanchez out of his matchday squad for their Rugby World Cup clash with England on Saturday. Benjamin Urdapilleta, who has won 12 caps in as many years, starts at 10 with Lucas Mensa providing cover on the bench for the Pool C clash. The decision to leave Sanchez out of the 23 is a big shock while Agustin Creevy is also not in the side, having to settle for a place on the bench. Due to Creevy's absence from the starting line-up, Julian Montoya keeps his spot at hooker after he scored a hat-trick of tries against Tonga last week. After starting against France in the first pool game, Javier Ortega Desio returns at number eight to provide an extra specialist lineout option. The match is a must-win for the Pumas as they lost that fixture with France so need to topple Pool C's pace-setters in order to stay in contention. Argentina: 15 Emiliano Boffelli, 14 Matías Moroni, 13 Matias Orlando, 12 Jeronimo de la Fuente, 11 Santiago Carreras, 10 Benjamin Urdapilleta, 9 Tomas Cubelli, 8 Javier Ortega Desio, 7 Marcos Kremer, 6 Pablo Matera (c), 5 Tomas Lavanini, 4 Guido Petti Pagadizabal, 3 Juan Figallo, 2 Julian Montoya, 1 Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro Replacements: 16 Agustín Creevy, 17 Mayco Vivas, 18 Santiago Medrano, 19 Matias Alemanno, 20 Tomas Lezana, 21 Felipe Ezcurra, 22 Lucas Mensa, 23 Bautista Delguy Date: Saturday, October 5 Venue: Tokyo Stadium Kick-off: 17:00 local (09:00 BST, 08:00 GMT) Referee: Nigel Owens (Wales) Assistant referees: Ben O'Keeffe (New Zealand), Andrew Brace (Ireland) TMO: Marius Jonker (South Africa)

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