Fall on your sword, Toetie

The Times (South Africa) - - Opinion&letters -

● Allister Coet­zee picked the team that got ham­mered by Ire­land, he trained the team he se­lected and he picked the cap­tain of that team.

In Kriel and De Al­lende he picked prob­a­bly the worst cen­tre pair­ing in the his­tory of Spring­bok rugby. Both are in­ca­pable of think­ing what to do next when they have the ball in hand. De Al­lende was crim­i­nally re­spon­si­ble for butcher­ing a try when he had a three-man over­lap and chose to kick — badly.

In Jan­tjies he picked a fly­half so out of his depth as an in­ter­na­tional, he ap­pears to be drown­ing ev­ery time he stum­bles around with the ball.

In Skosan he seem­ingly picked an­other

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