There is another twist in the Lionel Mapoe saga where he might leave South Africa and rugby union altogether.
Mapoe has reportedly been offered a contract to play rugby league in Australia and he will be stupid not to take that opportunity if his ongoing contract saga is not resolved soon.
There have also been reports that Springbok coach Peter de Villiers wants to get all the parties involved to sort this out as he has long been an admirer of Mapoe’s talents and wants to consider the winger for future Bok squads.
More on this as it develops . . .Tweet