Rugby Championship

Former Bok pivot calm over national team's form as he quashes some of the Rassie myths

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Rassie Eramus and Jacques Nienaber (Photo by Johan Rynners/Gallo Images)
Rassie Eramus and Jacques Nienaber (Photo by Johan Rynners/Gallo Images)

When it comes to Rassie Erasmus' role at the Springboks, it's highly likely his presence will polarise opinion until the day he's no longer in the employ of SA Rugby.

No one, it seems, will ever be able to convince former World Cup-winning England mentor, Clive Woodward, that the national director of rugby isn't overshadowing Bok coach Jacques Nienaber, a view held by others too.

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