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Argentina grind out victory against tough Samoa

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Argentina showcased their resilience and determination as they secured a hard-fought 19-10 victory over a spirited Samoa side.

 

Fullback Emiliano Boffelli emerged as the hero of the match, contributing 16 crucial points to propel the Pumas to victory.

 

This win served as a redemption of sorts, following their earlier setback in the tournament against England.

 

 

Pool D Standings

 

 

England leads Pool D with nine points from two games, setting the pace with an impressive performance. Samoa, with four points, occupies the second position after their convincing victory over Chile in the opener. Japan is currently in third place, while Argentina finds itself in fourth place with four points, setting the stage for an intriguing battle to secure a spot in the next stage of the tournament.

Eugene Mpatheni
Eugene Mpatheni
The other half of the The Joy Ride every weekday from 4 pm to 7 pm. Former Man United fan but is now a Scouser. I love all forms of sport, especially the conversations around the beautiful game. A husband and father of three who falls asleep to the sounds of barber ASMR.

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