Only One Change For DHL Western Province u/20


There is just one change to the DHL Western Province U20 starting line-up for their encounter with the Lions U20 at Emirates Airline Park today @ 14h00.

Rhys Fulford starts at lock in the only change to the team that beat Vodacom Bulls U20 at Newlands a fortnight ago.

The clash with the unbeaten Lions U20, who are currently top of the standings, kicks off at 13h00 on Friday.

DHL Western Province U20 Head Coach Jerome Parwater said that his team is determined to continue its winning momentum.

“We know it will be a tough outing against the table-topping Lions U20 side at midday in Johannesburg, but we are up for the challenge.

“We want to make it three consecutive wins and take some real momentum into the second half of the season, but in order to do that we will have to be accurate in all areas of our game,” he said.

DHL Western Province u/20: 15 Duran Koevort, 14 Ebenezer Tshimanga, 13 Ethan James, 12 Ruben Labuschagne, 11 Rethabile Louw, 10 Sacha Mngomezulu, 9 Bobby Alexander, 8 Armand Maritz, 7 Jarrod Taylor, 6 Romuald Ntumba, 5 Dylan De Leeuw (captain), 4 Rhys Fulford, 3 Corne Weilbach, 2 Keagan Blanckenberg, 1 Rhynardt Rijnsburger. Replacements (from): 16 Lukhanyo Vokozela, 17 Lamla Nunu, 18 Vernon Matongo, 19 Connor Evans, 20 Louw Nel, 21 Liam Kloosman, 22 Cade Croy, 23 Jacque Rossouw, 24 Pascal Ekeji, 25 Taarique Kruger, 26 Christian Lamprecht.