Blue Bulls u/21 Head Coach Nollis Marais has named his team to travel to Newlands for their second-round clash against Western Province. The team show seven changes and one positional change to the team that started against the Leopards last weekend. The Blue Bulls won the first round match between the two teams 55-27 at Loftus on the 21st of June 2019.
Vaughan Isaacs shifts from flyhalf to fullback with Fiela Boshoff returning to the no.10 jersey. Marnus Potgieter takes his place in the midfield and Lian du Toit starts at scrumhalf in the other changes amongst the backs.
The forwards remain relatively settled as Ryno Pieterse replaces Carl Els at lock with the former shifting to the bench. The front row sees two changes with Mornay Smith and Kudzwai Dube coming in for Cabous Eloff and Etienne Janeke respectively.
Vodacom Blue Bulls U21: 15. Vaughan Isaacs, 14. Gershwin Mouton, 13. Marnus Potgieter, 12. Wian van Niekerk, 11. Sebastiaan Jobb, 10. Fiela Boshoff, 9. Lian du Toit, 8. Hanru Sirgel, 7. Jaco Labuschagne, 6. JC Pretorius (C), 5. Janko Swanepoel, 4. Ryno Pieterse, 3. Mornay Smith, 2. Werner Fourie, 1. Kudzwai Dube. Replacements: 16. Llewellyn Claassen, 17. Etienne Janeke, 18. Carl Els, 19. Stefan Smit, 20. Keagan Johannes, 21. Andrew Kota, 22. Jay-Cee Nel, 23. Cabous Eloff.