Bulls team announced for Saracens match
Vodacom Blue Bulls coach, Frans Ludeke, has named his team that will go up against Saracens, for their pre-season Super Rugby match in London on Saturday.
Springboks Pierre Spies, Handre Pollard and Marcel van der Merwe have all been placed on the bench, as Ludeke wants to ease the trio back into the game, and wants to make sure that they will be ready for their first Super Rugby match against the DHL Western Province Stormers on the 14th of February.
Flank Deon Stegmann will be leading the team as captain for the match.
Bull’s team that will be facing Saracens:
15 Jurgens Visser, 14 Jamba Ulengo, 13 JJ Engelbrecht, 12 Jan Serfontein, 11 Bjorn Basson, 10 Jacques-Louis Potgieter, 9 Francois Hougaard, 8 Hanro Liebenberg, 7 Lappies Labuschagne, 6 Deon Stegmann (captain), 5 Grant Hattingh, 4 Jacques du Plessis, 3 Werner Kruger, 2 Callie Visagie, 1 Trevor Nyakane.
Substitutes: 16 Jesse Kriel, 17 William Small-Smith, 18 Handre Pollard, 19 Piet van Zyl, 20 Pierre Spies, 21 Roelof Smit, 22 RG Snyman, 23 Nicolaas Janse van Rensburg, 24 Morne Mellett, 25 Marcel van der Merwe, 26 Jaco Visagie, 27 Duncan Matthews
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