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    Lions name squad for Super Rugby opener against Jaguares

    2020-01-27 17:12

    Cape Town - Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen has named his touring squad for their opening Super Rugby match against the Jaguares.

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    The Lions will face the Argentinian side, the winners of the South African conference and losing finalists in 2019 on Februay 2 at the Estadio Jose Amalfitani in Buenos Aires.

    The match kicks-off at 01:00 (SA time).

    A number of new signings for the Lions will be making their debuts for the franchise, including Dan Kriel and Carlu Sadie who made the move from the Stormers to Johannesburg. 

    Lions squad to face Jaguares

    Hacjivah Dayimani, Jan du Plessis, Jan-Henning Campher, Tyrone Green, Pieter Jansen, Elton Jantjies, Daniel Kriel, Willem Massyn, Matthews Duncan, Marvin Orie, Manuel Rass, Shaun Reynolds, Carlu Sadie, Marnus Schoeman, Ruben Schoeman, Sithembiso Sithole, Courtnall Skosan, Dylan Smith, Tiaan Swanepoel, Vincent Tshituka, Morne van den Berg, Wilhelm van der Sluys, Frans van Wyk, Ruan Vermaak, Andre Warner 

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