British & Irish Lions confirmed the team for their first match in South Africa


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British & Irish Lions confirmed the team for their first match in South Africa

The British & Irish Lions confirmed the 23 players who will play their next match. It will be this Saturday at the beginning of his tour of South Africa, where he will face the Lions at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Regarding the XV that beat Japan last weekend by 28-10 there will be 14 changes. The only one who will remain among the headlines is the Welsh wing Josh Adams, author of one of the tries against the Japanese team.

Among those who join the team, Stuart Hogg stands out, who will be the captain of the European team against the injury of Alun Wyn Jones. For its part, Louis Rees-Zammit, Hamish Watson, Chris Harris, Jonny Hill, Wyn Jones will make their starting debuts in this jersey, while Sam Simmonds will wait for his opportunity at the bank.

TEAM

BRITISH & IRISH LIONS: 15 Stuart Hogg (C), 14 Louis Rees-Zammit, 13 Chris Harris, 12 Owen Farrell, 11 Josh Adams, 10 Finn Russell, 9 Ali Price, 8 Taulupe Faletau, 7 Hamish Watson, 6 Courtney Lawes, 5 Jonny Hill, 4 Maro Itoje, 3 Kyle Sinckler, 2 Jamie George, 1 Wyn Jones.

Alternates: 16 Luke Cowan-Dickie, 17 Mako Vunipola, 18 Zander Fagerson, 19 Iain Henderson, 20 Sam Simmonds, 21 Gareth Davies, 22 Bundee Aki, 23 Elliot Daly.

Date: Saturday, July 3
Place: Ellis Park, Johannesburg


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