South Africa’s Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus says that the developmental system at junior levels is working very well.
Jacques Nienaber is the new Springboks coach.
Erasmus says continuity is the key.
Erasmus also weighed in on the issue of foreign players in the local league. SA has a minimal amount of foreigners but countries such as France and Japan has many foreigners. Erasmus does not believe that it will affect the national team.
Davids will be assisting with the forwards working closely with Erasmus. Human will be working with the scrums with Sticks working with the backline according to Erasmus.
Jones was roped in to replace attack consultant Swys de Bruin. The former Ireland international will focus on the overseas-based players.
There are currently more than 400 South African players abroad. Erasmus says he will be based in Ireland. – Report by Vincent Sitsula