Montoya set for Ackermann's Gloucester?
Cape Town - Argentina hooker Julian Montoya is reportedly set to agree a deal to join Gloucester in the Premiership in December.
international James Hanson, who has 12 caps to his name, has been
brought in from the Melbourne Rebels to add depth to the hooking
However, Hanson is only going to be with the Cherry
and Whites for two months on a short-term contract which ends prior to
the start of the Super Rugby season.
GloucestershireLive, coach Johan Ackermann is preparing a contingency
plan in the form of Los Pumas back-up number two Montoya, who will have a
two-month holiday after a long and arduous season before joining
Gloucester as Hanson returns to Super Rugby.
Montoya has earned
36 caps for Los Pumas since making his debut in 2014.
However, he has
started just four games for Argentina with Agustin Creevy considered the
starting hooker and captain.