Springboks Scotland

Springboks v Scotland. Image via Instagram @bokrugby

Springboks to face Scotland at Murrayfield on end of year tour

The Springboks will play Scotland at Murrayfield on their November end of year tour to the Northern Hemisphere.

Springboks Scotland

Springboks v Scotland. Image via Instagram @bokrugby

Reigning world champions South Africa will visit Murrayfield as part of Scotland’s four autumn international Tests in November, Scottish Rugby announced on Tuesday.

The back-to-back winners of the Webb Ellis Cup will face Scotland on November 10.

Springboks will kick off 2024 against Wales in London

South Africa last met Scotland during the 2023 World Cup, winning the group-stage encounter 18-3.

Scotland begin their autumn international series against Fiji on November 2, before playing the Springboks.

They will then take on Portugal six days later and end the series with a clash against Australia on November 24.

Scotland finished fourth in the recently concluded Six Nations, losing three matches but earning narrow victories against England and Wales.

The Springboks will kick off their 2024 Test season against Wales at Twickenham in London on Saturday, 22 June.

By Garrin Lambley © Agence France-Presse