Ackermann giving everyone a chance

2017-06-21 18:13

SA 'A' coach, Johan Ackermann said his changes in the starting line-up to face French Barbarians were informed by his commitment to give everyone a chance to play.

Ackermann praises SA ‘A’ effort in French Barbarians win

2017-06-16 19:56

South Africa ‘A’ coach Johan Ackermann was pleased with the performance of his team in their victory over the French Barbarians at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.

Lions coach not a fan of red cards

2017-05-30 10:20

Lions coach Johan Ackermann is not a fan of players receiving red cards during games.

Ackermann backs Jantjies for Bok role

2017-05-22 20:49

Lions boss Johan Ackermann believes Elton Jantjies is the right man to wear the Springbok number 10 jersey against France next month.

Lions change 5, still no sign of Faf

2017-05-09 12:53

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Super Rugby match against the Brumbies in Canberra.

Cronje back at scrumhalf for Lions

2017-05-04 11:10

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Super Rugby clash against the Rebels in Melbourne.

Bookies bullish on Lions' title chances

2017-04-18 10:39

Bookmakers have cut the odds on the high-flying Lions emerging victorious in this year's Super Rugby tournament.

Straeuli: We tried to keep Ackermann

2017-04-04 18:01

Lions CEO Rudolf Straeuli says that he tried to keep coach Johan Ackermann from moving to Gloucester at the end of the season.

Coetzee: Ackermann a big loss to SA Rugby

2017-04-03 14:03

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says Johan Ackerman’s decision to leave the Lions for Gloucester is a major loss to SA rugby.

CONFIRMED: Ackermann to leave Lions

2017-04-03 11:15

Lions coach Johan Ackermann will leave the Johannesburg-based union by mutual consent to take up a role with English club Gloucester.


Venter leads SA ‘A’, Pollard on bench

2017-06-21 12:11

Francois Venter will lead SA ‘A’ in their final match against the French Barbarians, with Handre Pollard featuring on the bench.

Ackermann names 7 Boks in SA 'A' squad

2017-06-14 09:08

South African 'A' coach Johan Ackermann has named seven Springboks in his 23-man squad to face the French Barbarians.

Bok flank Kriel returns on Lions bench

2017-05-26 12:48

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Super Rugby encounter against the Southern Kings.

Faf still part of Lions plans

2017-05-10 16:33

There is only one Faf de Klerk and he is certainly still in the Lions plans says coach Johan Ackermann.

Lions inching closer to top spot

2017-05-08 13:00

It might not seem too obvious on paper right now, but the Lions look even better bets after the weekend for top finish overall, says Rob Houwing.

How Lions can land home final

2017-04-24 14:25

If they can win all three tour matches against currently iffy Oz sides, the Lions should be handsomely poised to top the overall pile, writes Rob Houwing.

Wiese: How can SA Rugby allow Ackermann to leave?

2017-04-05 14:10

Former Springbok lock Kobus Wiese has hit out at SA Rugby for not doing more to keep Lions coach Johan Ackermann in the country.

Tearful Ackermann says goodbye to Lions family

2017-04-03 14:42

Johan Ackermann got emotional when he thanked Lions management and fans for their support during his tenure as Lions coach.

Ackermann a ‘top coaching talent’ in world rugby

2017-04-03 12:49

English club Gloucester are delighted to have secured the services of Johan Ackermann as head coach.

Ackermann's future to be revealed

2017-04-03 09:30

Lions coach Johan Ackermann is set to reveal his plans for his future at a press conference on Monday.

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