The Springboks face Australia this Sunday, September 12. The match will count towards the third round of the Rugby Championship. A meeting that promises to be difficult for South Africans in the face of Wallabies who are one of the best teams in the world.
But the Springboks on your guarantor. Indeed come out of two victories against Argentina, another rugby cador. This match will be played at Robina Stadium. This will also be the first match of the South African Rugby Team at this stage.
The captain of Springboks, Siya Kolisi confides. “It’s an important game for us. And we are aware of the fact that we do not have a good record of victories against Australia ”, he admits. “The Wallabies are a good team. So we have to bring all we have. We will certainly treat them with the respect they deserve. But we also have our own goals, so we’re going to prepare well», Continues Siya Kolisi
Springboks to continue
The Springboks want to win to continue their good momentum. It is indeed on four victories in a row. As for their opponent this Sunday, things are more complicated. Australia is thus on a series of three consecutive defeats. They are the work of New Zealand.
The Springboks however beware of a revengeful australia. Australian skipper Michael Hooper also warns the South African team. “We are going to face the South Africans and we have to really trust our game plan to be able to achieve this “
In the last confrontation between the two teams, South Africa had won 35-17 at home. It was in 2019.