Who is Marcos Moneta, the best player in the world at the South American Games

The Argentine is competing in the tournament run by ODESUR, the South American Sports Organization, leading rugby sevens to the long-awaited title. I know who he is.

Champion Y bronze medalist in Olympic Gamesselected World’s best player rugby sevens, Silver Olympia in your sport… Mark Moneta count one extensive list of winners in his short 22 years.

The swift wing, called Lightning for that reason, is one of the important pieces to get the gold medal in Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018. And to not be left wanting a medal in JJ. YES.also won a bronze medal in Tokyo 2020.

yes ok came out of the San Andres clubthe one born in General San Martín he did all his time through the inferiors in the Benavidez club. He came to the institution at the age of 10, crowning himself champion on many occasions. however, his debut at First will take place in a complicated situation for campus: they are fighting permanence. El Cardo chained up to 13 consecutive defeats, but in the second round – and with money– achieved eight wins in 14 matches and managed to maintain the category.

No doubt money began to stand, so much that He quickly joined the Pumitas team. There he had his first opportunities to show himself after the injuries of Franco Sábato and Ignacio Mendy. CWearing the shirt of the Argentine National Team he stood out from the start and has been a fixture until now. Also, in 2021 he was named the best player in the world in Rugby 7 and that same year he became the top scorer of the Argentine National Team in the Olympic Games with six tries in as many games.

He is currently playing in the South American Games in AsunciónParaguay, a tournament where the national team He has faced Brazil, Peru and Colombia with three resounding wins (31-10, 50-0 and 41-0 respectively) and on the second day they will meet Uruguay, chilli Y Paraguay. Moneta, besides being one of the benchmarks of the squad, will shoulder the responsibility of being the captain of the teamwhich he will seek to send towards the gold.

money He is one of the many admirers of Leo Messi. In an interview with Rugby.com, when asked about the people he likes to eat barbecue with, he didn’t hesitate to mention Flea. Y at the South American Games he had a unique situation with the Argentine star, because Some guys asked her to sign nothing but her figurine!

Cover photo: Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images

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