The Lions have announced their team to face the Bulls at the weekend, with a few changes due to both injuries and form, with Stephan Greef replacing the injured Paul Willemse in the second row and Ross Cronje coming onto the bench for Michael Bondesio, who is injured yet again.
Other changes include Butch James dropping to the bench, with Alwyn Hollenbach shifting to 12 and Jaco Taute coming back into the midfield to wear the 13 jersey. The impressive Andries Coetzee shifts from wing to fullback while James Kamana comes into the starting line up from the bench.
Callie Visagie replaces Martin Bezuidenhuot in the middle of the front row, while CJ van der Linde comes onto the bench after a lengthy injury lay off, and joins Marius Coetzer and Doppies le Roux as the rest of the forward cover. Lionel Mapoe is the other back cover on the bench.
Lions: Andries Coetzee, Deon van Rensburg, Jaco Taute, Alwyn Hollenbach, James Kamana, Elton Jantjies, Tian Meyer, Josh Strauss (Capt), Derrick Minnie, Baywatch Grobbelaar, Franco van der Merwe, Stephan Greeff, Pat Cilliers, Callie Visagie, Caylib Oosthuizen.
Reserves: Martin Bezuidenhout, CJ van der Linde, Marius Coetzer, Doppies le Roux, Ross Cronjé, Butch James, Lionel Mapoe.Tweet