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Julián Montoya (born Buenos Aires, 29 October 1993) is an Argentine rugby union player. He plays as a hooker.

Julián Montoya
Birth nameJulián Montoya
Date of birth (1993-10-29) October 29, 1993 (age 26)
Place of birthBuenos Aires, Argentina
Height1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight109 kg (17 st 2 lb; 240 lb)
SchoolColegio Cardenal Newman
Rugby union career
Position(s) Hooker, Prop
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2013– Club Newman 7 (0)
Correct as of 18 August 2015
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2014-2015 Pampas XV 17 5
Super Rugby
Years Team Apps (Points)
2016− Jaguares 12 (0)
Correct as of 22 July 2016
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2013
2014–
Argentina U20
Argentina
5
55
(0)
(25)
Correct as of 18 September 2019

He played for Club Newman and Pampas XV. He is currently assigned to the Jaguares who will play in SANZAAR's Super Rugby, starting in 2016.

Montoya played for Argentina national under-20 rugby union team at the 2013 IRB Junior World Championship. He later would also play for Argentina Jaguars. He had his first cap for Argentina at the 65-9 win over Uruguay, at 17 May 2014, for the South American Rugby Championship, in Paysandu, Brazil. He played for the Argentina squad that won the competition in 2014 and 2015, twice in each of them, with a try scored on both occasions. He was called for the 2015 Rugby Championship, playing his first game at the tournament in the 39-18 loss to New Zealand, on 17 July 2015, in Christchurch. He has 8 caps for the "Pumas", with 2 tries scored, 10 points on aggregate.[1][2]

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