Staff, 2022-10-29 16:49:00,
RASSIE ERASMUS: I’ve served my time and it means the world to be back… my ban has given me plenty of time to reflect and it will be great to return to Ireland with South Africa
- Returning to Ireland to restart my career will be a great moment
- Spending time away from the sport has given me an opportunity to reflect
- The international landscape in the sport has become incredibly competitive
This time next week I will have been back in the coaching box for the first time in a year. It will be my 50th birthday on the Saturday of our Test in Dublin but that’s the last thing on my mind.
The bigger thing for me is returning to Ireland, where I spent a relatively short time working as a coach. A few of us will travel to Cork on the Sunday to prepare for our South Africa ‘A’ game against my old club Munster and that’s a place that holds a special place in my heart.
My ban has given me plenty of time to reflect. Words can’t describe how much I’ve missed being in the stadium with the guys. There’s nothing that can replace that match-day feeling. The buzz around the changing room before the boys run out. Looking into their eyes and seeing the excitement… or sometimes the nerves.
Rassie Erasmus looks ahead to his return to the…
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