Rassie Erasmus heaped reward on Sale Sharks after the Premiership membership had 5 gamers named within the Springboks squad to face the Lions.
The South Africa director of rugby has introduced Coenie Oosthuizen, Lood de Jager, Dan du Preez, Jean-Luc du Preez and Faf de Klerk in his 46-man group.
Erasmus mentioned: ‘The great factor in regards to the Sale set-up, taking part in with Faf at 9, the Du Preez brothers leaping collectively within the line-out — they’re in sync.
‘Look, it’s horrible to a lose participant as a result of South Africa rugby doesn’t have the cash to maintain them, however whenever you lose them to a set-up like Sale, then nicely carried out to Sale and nicely carried out to them. We’re very happy with what’s occurring at Sale.’
Erasmus revealed health issues over Duane Vermeulen and has picked Leicester’s Jasper Wiese as cowl. ‘You possibly can’t ignore Jasper’s kind. He’s been the excellent man,’ he added.
Faf de Klerk is one in all 5 Sale Sharks gamers chosen for the Springboks to face the Lions
South African director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has praised Premiership aspect Sale Sharks