Goosen masterclass sinks Paul Roos

Johan Goosen scored 36 points in Grey College’s 41-29 win against Paul Roos in Bloemfontein.

The SA Schools flyhalf kicked nine penalties, two from 70m, as Grey were outscored by four tries to two. Goosen scored one of his side’s tries and slotted two conversions.

Captain and centre William Small-Smith scored Grey’s other try (in the last move of the match), with Paul Roos’s five-pointers coming from prop Steven Kitshoff, centre Thsothso Mbovane and wing JP Lewis. Stephan van der Merwe kicked three conversions and a penalty.

Grey built up an early 16-0 lead but a Paul Roos fightback made it 16-15 at the break.