Twelve Blue Bulls players have been selected for the SA U20 training camp in Saldanha.
Coach Eric Sauls named his extended squad of 32 that will attend a training camp from 2-8 April on the West Coast. The group to attend the Junior World Championship in Japan will be finalised next month, while the global tournament begins in June.
The squad’s preparations include a warm-up match on Saturday against Boland in Wellington.
SA U20 training squad
Blue Bulls – Clayton Blommetjies, Zane Botha, Francois Brummer, Omphile Seabela, Tendayi Chikukwa, Marnus Schoeman, Cornell Hess, Mlungisi Bali, Pieter Rossouw de Klerk, Sampie Mastriet, CJ Stander, Peet Vorster,
Free State – Lionel Cronje, Trevor Ntando Nyakane, Cameron Jacobs.
Golden Lions – Riaan Arends, Rudy Paige, David Bulbring, Caylib Oosthuizen.
KwaZulu-Natal – Julian Redelinghuys, Kyle Cooper, Dale Chadwick, Wynand Pienaar, Faizel de Bruyn, Jan André Marais.
Western Province – Nicolaas Hanekom, Johann Sadie, Johannes Engelbrecht, Yaasier Hartzenberg, Louis Schreuder, Rynhardt Elstadt, Garrich Matthee.
Eric Sauls (Head Coach, Blue Bulls)
Deon Davids (Assistant Coach, Boland)
Nico Serfontein (Assistant Coach, Blue Bulls)
Willem Oliphant (Team Manager, Eastern Province)
Tim Dlulane (Logistics Manager, Blue Bulls)
Elliot Mntunwekhaya Fana (Technical Assistant, Border)
Dr Pierre Vivers (Team Doctor, SARU)
Matime Diale (Physiotherapist, SARU)
Wayne Hector (Physiotherapist, Western Province)
Johan Pretorius (Conditioning Coach, Sport Science Institute of SA)