Lions u/21 Name Strong Line-up For Season Opener


Lions u/21 head coach Mziwakhe Nkosi named his line-up for their opening match of the 2022 SARU u/21 Cup. The Lions will travel to Potchefstroom tomorrow with their match scheduled to start at 12h00.

Head coach Nkosi said "There is a good vibe in the camp. We spent a decent amount of time together during our pre-season which was great for alignment and finding one another ahead of the campaign."

Only H Pohlman returns from the Lions u/20 2022 competition that was played earlier this year. Two SA u/20 players is also included. Nico Steyn and S Mabece played in the final of the u/20 Six Nations Summer Series.

Lions u/21: 15. S. Mokoena, 14. B. Hansen, 13. N. Selengbe, 12. T. Bocks (c), 11. Z. Strydom, 10. J. Claasens, 9. N. Steyn, 8. J. Cairns, 7. I. Esterhuizen, 6. R. Du Plessis, 5. C. Van Buuren, 4. R. Delport, 3. K. Bezuidenhout, 2. J. du Toit, 1. H. Pohlmann. Replacements: 16. R. Fourie, 17. O. Siyeni, 18. S. Mabece, 19. B. Makana, 20. T. Wessels, 21. S. Ndlovu, 22. I. Tyeda, 23. J. Jonas.