Juan Martin Gonzalez rugby player
Juan Martin Gonzalez rugby player

Juan Martin Gonzalez

14th Nov 2000 1.92m/90kg Openside Flanker

Juan Martín González, born on 14 November 2000, is an Argentine rugby union player who currently represents the London Irish in Premiership Rugby. He primarily plays as a flanker, showcasing his skills and versatility in the back row.

González began his professional career by signing with the Jaguares XV, a team competing in the Súper Liga Americana de Rugby, ahead of the 2021 season. This opportunity provided him with valuable experience and a platform to further develop his rugby abilities.

In June 2021, González's talent earned him a place in the Argentina squad for the 2021 July rugby union tests. He made his international debut on 3 July against Romania and marked the occasion by scoring a try. This impressive performance showcased his potential and marked the beginning of his international career.

During the same season, González secured a move to the English Premiership Rugby side, London Irish. He joined the club in the 2021-22 season, alongside fellow Argentine players Agustin Creevy and Facundo Gigena. This move to the prestigious English league provided González with the opportunity to test himself against some of the best rugby talent in the world.

As part of the Argentine national team, González continued to make an impact. He featured in four Rugby Championship fixtures for his country, including matches against Australia and New Zealand. His contributions on and off the bench demonstrated his value as a dynamic player and earned him recognition among the rugby community.

With his skill set and experience, Juan Martín González has the potential to become a key player for both London Irish and the Argentine national team. As he continues to develop his game and gain more exposure to top-level rugby, he will undoubtedly be an asset to his club and country.

Ahead of the Rugby World Cup 2023, Gonzalez has been named in the squad for Argentina.



argentina Argentina
Openside Flanker
2020 - present
saracens Saracens
Openside Flanker
2023 - present
Argentina-Rugby-Logo-Tattoo212 Argentina U20's
Openside Flanker
2019 - 2020
london-irish London Irish
Openside Flanker
2021 - 2023