‘Lions Rugby Union must press the reset button – and walk away from Ellis Park’

Former Lions coach Eugene ‘Loffie’ Eloff believes the Joburg-based union needs to shake off sentimentality, get big financial backing, support good business practices and get away from Ellis Park if the union wants address its current problems. The Lions currently find themselves almost back to square one as a host of current stars including captain Burger Odendaal, rising striker Vincent Tshituka and powerful and future prop Carlu Sadie have all signed contracts for walk away from the Lions at the end of the current season. It’s a continuous exodus of players…

Charles P. Patton