Etzebeth Asks Fans: “Leave Our Loved Ones Alone!”

Springboks captain Eben Etzebeth has called on disappointed fans not to vent their anger towards the players’ loved ones.

Etzebeth was commenting in the wake of the Springboks’ 57-0 drubbing at the hands of the All Blacks in Albany last Saturday. Given the nature of the defeat, it would not be out of place to expect such discontentment.

It was the biggest defeat in the history of the Springbok rugby’s inception that dates back to 1891. (more…)