1996 Argentina rugby union tour of England

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1996 Argentina tour in England
Coach(es): J L Imhoff
Tour captain(s): L Arbizu
Type P W D L
Total: 7 5 0 2
Test match: 1 0 0 1
Opp. P W D L
 England 1 0 0 1
Statistics against Test match opponents

The 1996 Argentina rugby union tour of England was a series of seven matches played by the Argentina national rugby union team in November and December 1996.

Matches[edit]

Scores and results list Argentina's points tally first.[1]

Opponent For Against Date Venue Status
London and South East[2] 63 20 20 November 1996 Twickenham, London Tour match
South West Division 25 17 24 November 1996 Recreation Ground, Redruth Tour match
Midlands Division[3] 90 24 27 November 1996 Sixfields, Northampton Tour match
Northern Division[4] 64 16 1/12/1996 Mc Alpine Stadium, Huddersfield Tour match
Combined Services[5] 52 6 4/12/1996 Rectory Field, Devonport Tour match
England A[6] 17 22 10/12/1996 Franklin Gardens, Northampton Tour match
England[7] 18 20 14 December 1996 Twickenham, London Test match

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mick Cleary and John Griffiths, ed. (1997). Rothmans Rugby Union Yearbook 1997–98. London: Headline Book Publishing. ISBN 0 7472 7732 X. 
  2. ^ Llewellyn, David (21 November 1996). "London survive ordeal". The Independent. 
  3. ^ "Argentina stroll to Twickenham test". The Independent (London). 28 November 1996. 
  4. ^ Stephens, Paul (28 November 1996). "Argentina sweep depleted North aside". The Independent (London). 
  5. ^ "Services brushed aside by Argentina". The Independent (London). 5 December 1996. 
  6. ^ Llewellyn, David (11 December 1996). "Hackney puts paid to Argentina's record". The Independent (London). 
  7. ^ Rea, Chris (15 December 1996). "England back to grindstone". The Independent (London). 
  • Mick Cleary, ed. (1997). Rothmans Rugby Union Yearbook 1997–98. Headline. ISBN 0-7472-7732-X.