Harlequins have announced the signing of Argentina international Loosehead Prop Santiago Garcia Botta for the 2019/20 season.
The powerful scrummager, who has 33 international caps, will join the Club after the World Cup in Japan, if selected, later this year.
✍ NEW SIGNING | Harlequins sign 33-times capped Argentina prop Santiago Garcia Botta #COYQ— Harlequins 🃏 (@Harlequins) March 18, 2019
The 26-year-old, who currently plays for Jaguares and was part of the Argentina squad that reached the World Cup semi-finals in 2015, said he was setting his sights on helping Harlequins win trophies in their new era under Head of Rugby Paul Gustard.
Garcia Botta said: “It is brilliant to be joining a club with the drive and ambition that Paul Gustard and his team have at Harlequins. I know I am joining a club with a fantastic heritage and one that is moving in the right direction and with its sights set on winning silverware.”