7 Jun, 15:39
ERC can confirm that the Federation Française de Rugby (FFR) has withdrawn its application to host the 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals, due to the ongoing uncertainty regarding the availability of the Stade de France.
Born: May 17, 1959 in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Rugby career: Won 44 caps and scored four tries as a centre for Argentina, also had a spell as captain.
Appointed national coach of Argentina in April 2000. Led them to the Rugby World Cup in 2003 and will be in charge for the 2007 tournament in France.