Jake White says the Springboks must pick a side made up mostly of overseas-based players for their Test series against France in June.
Jan Serfontein is set to further his career overseas, after turning down a deal with the Bulls and SA Rugby.
SA Rugby president Mark Alexander believes the Boks can return to the No 1 ranking in world rugby.
Springbok and Italy defence consultant Brendan Venter says he will return to South Africa before the teams’ match on 15 November.
Brendan Venter insists he will not ‘coach against the Springboks’ again, despite his involvement as a defence coach for Italy.
Andries Coetzee sustained a hamstring strain during the warm-up at Monday’s Springbok training session.
Brendan Venter will be in Italy’s coaching box when they play against the Springboks on 15 November.
Allister Coetzee has no problem with Brendan Venter performing consultancy roles with the Boks and Italy – even though the two teams will meet later this year. JON CARDINELLI in Stellenbosch reports.
Brendan Venter has joined the Springboks in a consulting capacity as their new defence and exits coach.
Brendan Venter says the Springboks’ three-day training camp in Stellenbosch will primarily be driven around defence and exits.