Frans Steyn Mallett

Former coach Nick Mallett believes Frans Steyn is another player with an “uncertain Bok future”. Photo: Stu Forster/Getty Images

The last time Frans Steyn started at flyhalf LUKE WATSON was in the team!

Utility back Frans Steyn will start at flyhalf for the Springboks on Saturday for the first time in over 14 years!

Frans Steyn Mallett

Former coach Nick Mallett believes Frans Steyn is another player with an “uncertain Bok future”. Photo: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Utility back Frans Steyn will start at flyhalf in place of the injured Damian Willemse for the Springboks against Argentina in their Rugby Championship clash at Hollywoodbets Kings Park on Saturday.

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It will be the first start for Steyn in the No 10 jersey in over 14 years!

The now 35-year-old last ran out at flyhalf against Italy at Newlands on 21 June 2008.

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The Springboks won that match 26-0 with Steyn contributing 11 points via a try and three conversions.

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The Springbok team that day was:

15 Conrad Jantjes, 14 Odwa Ndungane, 13, Gcobani Bobo, 12 Jean de Villiers, 11 Bryan Habana, 10 Frans Steyn, 9 Ricky Januarie, 8 Ryan Kankowski, 7 Juan Smith, 6 Luke Watson, 5 Victor Matfield, 4 Bakkies Botha, 3 CJ van der Linde, 2 Bismarck du Plessis, 1 Tendai Mtawarira

Substitutes: 16 Schalk Brits, 17 Brian Mujati, 18 Andries Bekker, 19 Joe van Niekerk, 20 Schalk Burger, 21 Peter Grant, 22 Ruan Pienaar