Eben Etzebeth set to join Saracens on two-month deal after South Africa's autumn Tests
Saracens are lining up South Africa lock Eben Etzebeth to supercharge their European and Premiership title push with a two-month deal after the autumn Tests.
Regarded as the most feared player in world rugby, the 24-year-old giant will head to Allianz Park, subject to sign-off from the South African Rugby Union and Western Province, who own his rights, in 2017.
Gert Smal, director of rugby at his club, the Stormers, told Sportsmail: ‘We need to hear what the expectations of Saracens and SA Rugby are. Players have a tough workload. We need to be convinced that this is a good rugby decision... read more
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