Emirates Lions Name Team For EPCR Quarter Final Against Glasgow Warriors


The Emirates Lions named 25-man squad o travel to Glasgow ahead of their EPCR Challenge Cup quarter-final encounter against Glasgow Warriors on Saturday at 21:00 SA Time.

Two-try hero from last week Marius Louw captains the squad which sees the inclusion of Stean Pienaar and Jarod Cairns who was not part of the starting lineup against Benetton.

Jaco Kriel also features in the squad while Ruan Delport comes in at lock cover for Reinhard Nothnagel who suffered an eye injury in last week's match.

Emmanuel Tshituka misses out due to suspension for dangerous play in last week's Round of 16 against Racing 92.

Emirates Lions Travelling Squad

Backs: Quan Horn, Sibahle Maxwane, Manuel Rass, Marius Louw (c), Edwill van der Merwe, Gianni Lombard, Sanele Nohamba, Morné van den Berg, Rynhardt Jonker, Andries Coetzee, Stean Pienaar, Jarod Cairns.

Forwards: Francke Horn, Ruan Venter, Ruben Schoeman, Willem Alberts, Asenathi Ntlabakanye, Pieter Botha,Jean-Pierre Smith, Morné Brandon, Rhynardt Rijnsburger, Ruan Dreyer, Travis Gordon, Ruan Delport, Jaco Kriel, Jaarod Cairns, Stean Pienaar