Lions coach: Physicality is Alberts' X-factor

2020-02-14 10:00

Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen is delighted to have Springbok loose forward Willem Alberts fit for their derby against the Stormers.

Super Rugby: Brutal test for VERY callow SA coaches

2019-11-12 14:37

Rob Houwing highlights the chasm in street wisdom between NZ’s Super Rugby coaches next season and their (record-level rookie) SA counterparts.

Lions confirm new Super Rugby coach

2019-10-30 08:16

The Lions have confirmed Ivan van Rooyen as their new head coach for next year's Super Rugby competition.

Lions unchanged for home semi-final against Griquas

2019-08-29 13:18

Golden Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen has named his team for their Currie Cup semi-final against Griquas in Johannesburg.

Golden Lions coach hails 'special' Tambwe

2019-07-15 19:07

Golden Lions head coach Ivan van Rooyen singled out wing Madosh Tambwe for special praise after the victory over the Pumas at Ellis Park.

Bok fullback back for Lions

2018-09-13 12:52

Golden Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen has named his team to tackle Western Province in a Currie Cup clash at Ellis Park.


Lions name squad for Super Rugby opener against Jaguares

2020-01-27 17:12

Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen has named his touring squad for their opening Super Rugby match against the Jaguares.

New coach Van Rooyen hoping to revive Lions' fortunes

2019-10-30 20:06

Ivan van Rooyen was named coach of Super Rugby side the Lions and tasked with reviving the fortunes of the Johannesburg club.

Smith to start for Lions in Currie Cup final

2019-09-05 13:37

Golden Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen has named his team for Saturday's Currie Cup final against the Free State Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Golden Lions coach would rather avoid comebacks

2019-07-31 19:06

Golden Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen is happy with how his side have come backbut would prefer they don't get themselves in to that position.

Lions retain Van Rooyen as Currie Cup coach

2019-06-28 12:25

The Golden Lions have retained Ivan van Rooyen as head coach for the upcoming Currie Cup competition.

Golden Lions confirm new Currie Cup coach

2018-08-17 16:32

Ivan van Rooyen has been appointed as head coach of the Golden Lions Currie Cup team and the Performance Excellence Manager of Lions Rugby Company.

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