Eddie Jones (Gallo Images)
Cape Town - The Stormers are looking for a forwards coach to
join new head coach Eddie Jones ahead of the 2016 Super Rugby competition.
Jones, who coached Japan to an upset victory over the
Springboks at the Rugby World Cup this past weekend, was on Monday officially
named new Stormers coach.
Jones, 55, will arrive in Cape Town at the conclusion of his
2015 Rugby World Cup commitments with Japan.
WP Director of Rugby Gert Smal also confirmed that Robbie
Fleck (attack) and Paul Treu (defence) will remain in their respective Super
Rugby roles, but admitted that a new senior forwards coach could potentially join
the coaching staff.
Earlier media reports linked Lions forwards coach Russell
Winter to the Stormers role, but he is still under contract with the
Johannesburg team and WP would have to fork out a lot of money to gain his