The clash will be the last match for the Pumas before the two gamesÂ with IrelandÂ on May 26 and June 2 and against Italy onÂ June 9, and is sure to be keenly contested as the majority of the squad ply their trade in France.
Argentina beat Northampton Saints 40-17Â and Leicester TigersÂ 41-21 earlier on this month and Pumas head coach Marcelo Loffreda willÂ useÂ the encounters to fine-tune his team for the upcoming World Cup in France.
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Argentina squad to face the French Barbarians on March 3:
Manuel Carizza, Martin Gaitan (Biarritz),Â Augusto Petrilli (CSBJ Rugby), Horacio Agulla, Hernan Senillosa, Nicolas Fernandez MirandaÂ (Hindu), Felipe Contepomi (Leinster),Â Martin Durand (Montpellier Herault), Federico Serra (SIC), Lucas Ostiglia (Agen), Lucas Borges, Ignacio Corleto, Juan Martin Hernandez, Agustin Pichot, Rodrigo Roncero (Stade Francais), Patricio Albacete, Omar HasanÂ (Stade Toulousian), Rimas Alvarez (Perpignan), Manuel Contepomi (Rovigo), Martin Gaitan (Biarritz Olympique Pays Basque), Pablo Henn (Mountauban), Martin Scelzo, Mario Ledesma, Fonzalo Longo (Clermont Auvergne), Alberto Vernet Basualdo (Alumni).