Former Springboks wing Sbu Nkosi appears to have waged a war with Bulls director of rugby Jake White on social media.
Springbok wing Sbu Nkosi has suggested his time playing for a World XV was a refreshing, judgement free, experience.
Springbok wing Sbu Nkosi was left red-faced after an attempt at an acrobatic try saw him ground the ball outside the field of play.
Two Springboks were in action in the thrilling match between the Barbarians and the World XV and both of those players scored.
Springbok wing Sbu Nkosi will start on the wing for the World XV in their Killik Cup match against the Barbarians at Twickenham on Sunday.
One of SA rugby’s backline stars is reportedly being lined up to play for the Barbarians in their clash with a World XV on 28 May.
White said while the Bulls were aware and understanding of Nkosi’s situation, a change of scenery might be what the star needs.
Bulls and Bok wing Sbu Nkosi apparently ‘comes and goes’ from training, and a move overseas has been recommended.
A Springbok has been omitted from the Bulls’ touring squad that will travel to the United Kingdom and France for the URC and Champions Cup.
Springbok wing Sbu Nkosi returns to the Bulls starting XV for the first time this year at a packed Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.
Sbu Nkosi has been selected in the Bulls starting lineup for Saturday’s North-South URC derby against arch-rivals the Stormers in Pretoria.
Sbu Nkosi says he has regained confidence following his time away from the game during his battle with mental health.
“It took some time but I am back where I belong,” says Bulls and Springbok wing Sbu Nkosi following his return to the rugby community.
Springbok wing Sbu Nkosi is reportedly set to return to training with the Bulls after his much-publicised disappearance.
Springbok and Bulls wing Sbu Nkosi has said he is working hard ‘to be back soon and make up for lost time’ after his mental health battle.
Bulls CEO Edgar Rathbone says the case of Sbu Nkosi has offered up many key learnings about the importance of mental health.
The Bulls have provided a detailed and poignant statement into the search for troubled Springbok wing Sbu Nkosi.