'Yes Allister Coetzee should go'

While South Africa rugby coach Allister Coetzee says he will not be resigning anytime soon, rugby commentator Andy Capostagno says it is time for the Springboks coach to leave.

There has been speculation over his future after the team lost to Wales on Saturday.

Capostagno says a fresh start is needed.

Is it time for him to go? Yes, I actually do believe it is.

Andy Capostagno, Rugby writer and commentator

To be honest in two years, the Springboks have definitely gone backwards and firing a coach is not a panacea for all ills.

Andy Capostagno, Rugby writer and commentator

My biggest problem is the transformation that needed to come with Allister has not happened. You can no longer argue that quota systems are making the team worse worse because there are still a majority of white players....

Andy Capostagno, Rugby writer and commentator

Click on the link below to listen to Capostagno's analysis...


This article first appeared on 702 : 'Yes Allister Coetzee should go'


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