Argentina grind out 19-10 win over Samoa

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Argentina grind out 19-10 win over Samoa

Argentina bounced back from their disappointing loss to England in their World Cup opener with a hard-fought 19-10 victory over Samoa. Emiliano Boffelli, the fullback, was the star of the match, scoring 16 points and earning the man-of-the-match title. With passionate support from their fans, Argentina secured the win with an early try from Boffelli and his successful conversions from the tee. Pumas coach Michael Cheika expressed satisfaction with the team’s performance, acknowledging that there is room for improvement. Samoa managed only one penalty kick until the dying minutes of the game when they scored a try, but it was not enough to turn the tide. Despite Samoa’s efforts, Argentina sealed the victory with a final penalty kick from Nicolas Sanchez. Samoa coach Seilala Mapusua praised his team’s efforts but acknowledged the difficulty of winning against a strong team like Argentina. With this win, Argentina now sits in fourth place in Pool D, behind England, Samoa, and Japan. The match took place in rainy conditions, adding to the physicality of the game. Argentina took advantage of an early yellow card shown to Samoa’s fullback and successfully converted their territorial advantage into points. The Pumas went into halftime with a 13-3 lead and continued to dominate in the second half, adding more points to their tally. Despite a valiant effort from Samoa, Argentina’s defense held strong, denying them any further scoring opportunities. The match showcased the resilience and determination of both teams.

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