The Lions are losing players left right and center… and worst is that they’re losing many good props…
In a short dry release GLRU said this afternoon that the following players have decided not to extend contracts beyond October 2012 with the GLRU.
Caylib Oosthuizen (a huge loss for the GLRU although he has suffered some injuries of late he has immense promise as a wild prop)
Jacobie Adriaanse – another heavy loss for GLRU in the prop department
Ruan Venter – Junior RWC 8th man
Paul Willemse – Junior RWC lock
All four are a heavy loss for the beleaguered union. Willemse and Oosthuizen in particular are very promising players who are now lost to the union and were certainly heading to higher honours.