Facundo Gigena rugby player
Facundo Gigena rugby player

Facundo Gigena

15th Sep 1994 1.82m/111kg Loosehead Prop

Having represented his country at both Under 18,19 and 20 level, Gigena made his senior international debut for Argentina against Chile in Santiago on June 4, 2016 and marked his first appearance with a try in an 87-12 victory for his side.

That incredible performance attracted Super Rugby side Jaguares selector and sealed his place for the side's 2016/17 Super Rugby season.

Gigena gained a first Test cap with Argentina during the summer of 2016.

In January 2018 Gigena left the Jaguares to sign with Premiership side Leicester Tigers.

JW January 18

Career

leicester Leicester Tigers
Loosehead Prop
2018 - present
argentina Argentina
Loosehead Prop
2016 - 2017
unnamed (1) Jaguares
Loosehead Prop
2016 - 2017