The Emirates Lions go into this year’s 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby campaign with the mission to win the title 10 year’s on from the last time the Vodacom Bulls lifted the trophy.
Former Springboks flyhalf Morne Steyn is set to start ahead of Manie Libbok for the Vodacom Bulls when they face archrivals the Emirates Lions on Superhero Sunday at the FNB Stadium in Soweto.
The reigning Rugby World Cup champions, South Africa, are up for another accolade.
Former South Africa prop Tendai Mtawarira is joining Washington’s Old Glory DC in the fledgling Major League Rugby in the United States, he said.
Former Springboks, Sharks and Cheetahs and now Emirates Lions prop forward Jannie du Plessis says he is relishing the prospect of being back home in South Africa and doing what he loves the most, playing rugby.