Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond has revealed that Lood de Jager could avoid another surgery despite bending the pins in his shoulder.
The Saffa-laden Sale Sharks recorded an emphatic 40-7 bonus-point victory over the Bristol Bears in Eccles on Saturday.
The Sale Sharks have named eight South Africans in their starting lineup for Friday’s English Premiership match in London.
Lood de Jager says the World Cup-winning Springboks must crack on in the coming years and claim more victories and trophies. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Springbok lock Lood de Jager tells SARugbymag.co.za about his painful battle with injury, why he put his body on the line in the World Cup final and how he celebrated Cheslin Kolbe’s try. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Springboks Faf de Klerk and Lood de Jager both made their presence felt as they both came off the bench to help the Sale Sharks beat the London Irish in round 13 of the Premiership.
Springbok lock Lood de Jager speaks to the Sale Sharks about recovering from his shoulder injury and potentially making his debut in two weeks’ time.
Bok lock Lood de Jager could miss a good portion of the Premiership season after being ruled out for up to six months with a dislocated shoulder.
World Cup-winning lock Lood de Jager will only feature for new club Sale Sharks in 2020 after sustaining a shoulder injury during the Springboks’ World Cup final win over England.
SA Rugby magazine looks back at what happened in Tokyo on Wednesday as the Springboks build toward the World Cup final against England.