Heinz Schenk | Magical Marcell's Springbok absence is odd, but it's definitely not wrong

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Marcell Coetzee. (Photo by Christiaan Kotze/Gallo Images)
Marcell Coetzee. (Photo by Christiaan Kotze/Gallo Images)

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber - and by extension Rassie Erasmus - belatedly have a non-selection albatross in Bulls skipper and talisman Marcell Coetzee hanging around his neck. But history and the current setup's own successful selection policy to date render much of the criticism in this regard unfair, writes Heinz Schenk.

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