New coach D-DAY SET
THE executive council of the SA Rugby Union has called a special general meeting on January 27 in Cape Town to ratify the appointment of the new Springbok coach.
The meeting is required by the federation's constitution which specifies the appointment has to be approved by the general council.
This follows a recommendation from the executive council. which meets a day earlier to finalise the selection process.
Saru said it would make no further comment on the new Bok coach until an appointment has been confirmed.
The contract of coach Peter de Villiers ends this month. While he has made himself available again, Saru has not confirmed any names. – Sapa