Friday, 29 January 2016: The Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby, Gary Gold, today named a 32-man squad who will depart for France on Monday, 1st February for a two match pre-season tour.
Our first match on tour is against Toulon on the 5th February and on the 11th February we conclude the tour with a match against Toulouse.
The players listed below will form part of the touring squad to France:
|Christiaan de Bruin||Andre Esterhuizen|
|Coenie Oosthuizen||Cobus Reinach|
|Daniel du Preez||Garth April|
|Dave McDuling||Heimar Williams|
|Etienne Oosthuizen||Joe Pietersen|
|Franco Marais||Johan Deysel|
|Francois Kleinhans||Lwazi Mvovo|
|Gerhard Engelbrecht||Michael Claassens|
|Hyron Andrews||Odwa Ndungane|
|Jean-Luc du Preez||Patrick Lambie|
|Juan Schoeman||Paul Jordaan|
|Kyle Cooper||S’bura Sithole|
|Lourens Adriaanse||Stefan Ungerer|
|Marcell Coetzee||Wandile Mjekevu|
|Philip van der Walt||Willie le Roux|
Gary Gold, The Sharks Director of Rugby said: “We looking forward to this tour. We have had a good pre-season and we eager to test combinations and get some game time under our belt. The quality of opposition we will be facing will ensure that we get the necessary preparation we require ahead of the start of our Super Rugby campaign.”
There are certain players who form part of our provisional Super Rugby squad that have not been considered for selection, due to injury/rehab.
Issued by: The Sharks (Pty) Ltd