It was just announced that Allister ‘Toetie’ Coetzee will be the new Springbok rugby coach for the next 4 years. Coetzee replaces Heyneke Meyer as head coach of the Boks.
The backline coach will be Mzwandile Stick, forwards Coach Johann van Graan and team Manager Ian Shwartz.
“Coetzee is arguably the most experienced man to be given the Springbok head coach’s job. He will draw on his personal involvement in 66 matches in the Springbok backroom in 2000 and between 2004 and 2007. He also has an exemplary record at Currie Cup and Vodacom Super Rugby record.
Coetzee said he was extremely honoured and humbled to coach the Springboks.” [Sport 24]
Is he the best man for the job?