Stormers: No major injury concerns
Town - The Stormers have returned from their week off with no major injury concerns
ahead of their Super Rugby clash against the Rebels at Newlands on Saturday
Kotze sat out Monday’s afternoon session with a minor niggle, whie fellow wing
Kobus van Wyk remains on track for the Lions match on June 6.
ahead of the Rebels match, Coetzee told the Stormers’ official website:
Rebels have beaten the Crusaders and the Brumbies away this year, so it shows
their capacity as a team. We’ve had a good bye, with three big games coming up
at Newlands, but it’s all about this weekend and getting the victory.
need to get certain things right again, and we’ve looked at that, so it’s more
about ensuring we are strong and better as a team rather than worrying about
full Stormers injury report on Monday:
Wing Johnny Kotze (ankle stiffness) took part in the morning session on Monday
but sat out the afternoon session. He is not in doubt for this weekend.
Flank Michael Rhodes missed training with a cold but will hopefully join team
training soon as he nears his comeback from a hamstring injury.
Centre Jaco Taute will play Vodacom Cup rugby (Western Province are in the semi-finals)
as his comeback from a knee injury continues to gather momentum. He has now played
two games in a row for WP.
Wing Kobus van Wyk (knee) is still on track for the Lions match, having started
pitch-side running on Monday.