Just over a week after signing your contract with Pau, team of Top 14 French, South African former Lions Elton jantjies He is looking forward to starting to add minutes. The South African seeks to get ready as soon as possible and face in the best way a busy year, which will have among other challenges the duels against British and Irish Lions with Sprinboks in the middle of this year.
Despite the period of isolation that Jantjies is going through after arriving on French soil, the opening world champion with South Africa in 2019, already showed all his enthusiasm and desire to start playing: “I’m really anxious. The goal with Pau is to fight to not fall into a difficult situation. I come to be myself, I want to familiarize myself with the team and help the club find its way back to where it belongs, “he said in an interview with the French media Rugby Rama.
With the headlights pointing to the final stretch of the Top 14, which has Pau second to last, Jantjes does not lose focus on his commitment to his team: “I seek to arrive in the best way for the games against the Lions. Lions is huge, it happens every 12 years, which is once or twice in a player’s career. It’s something I dreamed of since I was a kid. “
The player is expected to debut with Pau on May 8 against Agen.