Former English international Mouritz Botha has joined the German national team as a defense and striker coach.
National trainer Kobus Potgieter: “We are very pleased that Mouritz is coming to us. It brings with it an enormous experience treasure and a winning mentality from which we can only profit.
“We are making progress in our development, and we are sure that it can help us achieve our goals.
“I’ve been following the development of German rugby since my former team mate Justin Melck played here in 2014 and I was able to get a picture of myself a few weeks ago,”
Botha said: “I was really impressed with how much commitment and what ambitions are being worked on here. I
“I am delighted to have the opportunity to help achieve the ambitious goals. The foundation for success is there, and I think the qualification for the World Cup is quite possible. “