Jonathan Mokuena
3 minute read
2 Jul 2022
7:45 am

Finally Springbok fans can celebrate with the world champions

Jonathan Mokuena

For the first time since the Boks won the World Cup in Japan in 2019 fans will see them up close and personal.

The Springboks will play in front of their fans for the first time in three years on Saturday. Picture: Juan Jose Gasparini/Gallo Images

Springbok rugby fans will finally get to see their world champions in action – live at the stadium. And what a celebration we have in front of us. And the fact Loftus Versfeld is sold-out shows just how hungry the fans are to see the Boks play again. It is three years since the Boks won the World Cup in Japan and the first time the fans in South Africa will see them up close. Remember, the Boks didn’t play in 2020 when Covid hit the world and last year when Georgia visited here and for the series against the...