South Africa ‘A’ coach Mzwandile Stick made five changes to his starting team to face the Bristol Bears at Ashton Gate on Thursday.
The selection of Sacha Feinberg-Mngomezulu, and sudden return of Marco van Staden, headline the latest South Africa A team announcement.
The Springboks coaches would certainly have noticed the impact of talented scrumhalf Grant Williams in Thursday’s South Africa A game.
Several players in the South Africa A squad will be looking to make a big impression when they face Munster on Thursday night.
South Africa ‘A’ vs Bulls is the final prep for Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber and his charges before they face the Lions in the first Test.
The Bulls have named former Springbok Johan Goosen at flyhalf for their clash with South Africa ‘A’ in Cape Town on Saturday.
Only three players who started in the South Africa ‘A’ win against the British & Irish Lions on Wednesday retained their places in the starting team.