According to a South African newspaper, just five of Warren Gatland’s British & Irish Lions squad would make a combined XV between the two sides.
- 15. Stuart Hogg (Lions)
- 14. Makazole Mapimpi (South Africa)
- 11. Cheslin Kolbe (South Africa)
- 13. Robbie Henshaw (Lions)
- 12. Damian de Allende (South Africa)