Oosthuizen signs Sale Sharks

Oosthuizen signs Sale Sharks

Did you hear that Oosthuizen signs Sale Sharks.This 30 year old player singed a overall three year contract with Sale Sharks. In addition, he is obviously not the only player from Cheetahs to go that way.

Before his signing, his former Cheetahs teammate Lood de Jager has also made the same move previously.

Above all, his career started all the way back in Bleomfontein while he was still one of the Cheetahs. In general he played both the Currie Cup and Super Rugby for his home town team.

Steve Diamond, the Sale Sharks coach stated that this presently signing, along with the one of Lood de Jager carries a overall great significance for the club.

By all means, he believes this signing is a great statement of where the club wants to presently be and considers it a great move.

For one thing, besides his 130kg Coenie is known for and that is the fact that he can play on both sides of the scrum simultaneously. For that reason, coach Diamond stated that he indeed has a unique set of skills.

Up to the present time, Coenie Oosthuizen had 30 caps for South Africa before he suffered a following knee injury.

Therefore, his last debut was against England in 2012 and last playing was for the Springboks in November of 2017.

Afterward, Oosthuizen will play together with growing South African contigent including Faf de Klerk who is scrum-half, then fly-half Robert du Preez and centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg and last, the hooker Akker can der Merwe.

As he already has some surprisingly considerable experience in playing with Akker van der Merwe, coach Diamond thinks he will fit perfectly into the team.

In conclusion, he will start his unquestionably great venture with new team at the end of the Vodacom Super Rugby season.

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