Coetzee returns to Lions’ lineup for Reds clash

2020-02-06T13:40:53+02:00February 6th, 2020|

The Lions have made two changes to their starting XV for Saturday’s Super Rugby match against the Reds at Ellis Park.

Former Springbok fullback Andries Coetzee, who recently returned to Joburg after a stint in Japan, replaces Tiaan Swanepoel, while Morné van den Berg comes in for the injured André Warner at scrumhalf.

Dillon Smit and Shaun Reynolds are new additions to the bench.

The match will kick off at 15:05.

Lions – 15 Andries Coetzee, 14 Tyrone Green, 13 Duncan Matthews, 12 Dan Kriel, 11 Courtnall Skosan, 10 Elton Jantjies (c), 9 Morné van den Berg, 8 Len Massyn, 7 Vincent Tshituka, 6 Marnus Schoeman, 5 Martin Orie, 4 Ruben Schoeman, 3 Jannie du Plessis, 2 Pieter Jansen, 1 Dylan Smith.
Subs: 16 Jan-Henning Campher, 17 Sti Sithole, 18 Carlu Sadie, 19 Wilhelm van der Sluys, 20 Ruan Vermaak, 21 Dillon Smit, 22 Manny Rass, 23 Shaun Reynolds.

Super Rugby teams (Round 2)

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