21.1.2021 05:48 pm
All the team news you need ahead of Saturday’s two playoff games at Loftus Versfeld and Newlands.
It's Currie Cup semifinals weekend.
The majority of the men who helped the Bulls to win the Super Rugby Unlocked competition have been backed to take the team to Currie Cup glory as well.
The experienced No 3 tighthead prop has been picked to counter the Pretoria-based team’s impressive front-row.
The match has been hyped up as pitting an exciting Sharks backline against a dominant Province pack.
With much of the world still paralysed by Covid-19, and Tokyo under a state of emergency, the doubting voices are growing louder.
Western Province head coach John Dobson says his team are intent on making the most of every minute out on the Newlands pitch in their semifinal against the Sharks.
Lewandowski’s 13th-minute penalty was enough for a win which kept the reigning champions clear of second-placed RB Leipzig.
“We just have to go one game at a time. It is such an unpredictable season,” said United head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The four-time major winner is coming off a 2020 disrupted not only by the coronavirus pandemic but also by injury.