He is not the most famous of the many Argentines playing in the Top 14. However, Santiago Chocobares can boast of being France champion with Stade Toulousain. In June 2021. Just a big month after his arrival in the Pink City, without making any noise, as a medical joker. Proof that his services are appreciated, the Stadium has just extended his contract until June 2025. "I feel good here and I want to stay there for a long time," says the 24-year-old three-quarter centre. In France, at least in the South, I find a little interest that people in Argentina have for football. The fans here are crazy about rugby. It generates a very special atmosphere that I really appreciate..."
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For an Argentine bottled up in rugby - yes, yes, it exists in the country of Maradona and Messi ... - wearing the red and black jersey was not even a dream. "I would never have imagined, admits the one that his teammates nickname "Choco". So every day, when I arrive at the stadium, I live it...
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