STEINHOFF OPPIERIFF

The resurgence of Steinhoff Oppierif

Round Four of the UJ Steinhoff Koshuis Rugby league was headlined by the return of Steinhoff Oppierif, after serving a two-match ban and being docked points. They made their long awaited returned and enjoyed a feeding frenzy against helpless Steinhoff Kilimanjaro as they thrashed them 64-7. They have now moved […]

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Higher honours for long-standing FNB UJ coach

After a decade with the University of Johannesburg, strength and conditioning coach Jacques Durand received higher recognition when he was selected as part of the coaching staff for the Varsity Cup Dream Team. Durand, who has been part of FNB UJ’s coaching staff since the competition’s inception in 2008, was […]

Aphiwe Dyantyi running in free space - 2017 Varsity Cup SEMI FINAL 1, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 03 APRIL 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB UJ at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

FNB UJ rugby star ‘transitions’ into Dream Team

A successful transition from wing to inside centre resulted in such a stellar season for University of Johannesburg rugby star Aphiwe Dyantyi that he earned selection for the Varsity Cup Dream Team this week. After an injury last year derailed his contract with the Lions franchise, Dyantyi placed his focus […]

Craig Barry  (Maties No15) running with ball in hand - 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 27 March 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB UJ at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

Five players who made a massive impact in this year’s Varsity Cup

There was an abundance of talent on display in this year’s FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International. While this list does not include all of the top performers, here are five players who have greatly benefitted their teams 1. Edwill van der Merwe – FNB Maties Sporting a hairstyle […]

Craig Barry from FNB Maties scores a try during 2017 Varsity Cup SEMI FINAL 1, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 03 APRIL 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB UJ at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Anton Geyser/SASPA

FNB Maties book their place in their second successive Varsity Cup final

The FNB Maties have secured their spot in yet another FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International final after narrowly defeating FNB UJ 22-14 at Danie Craven Stadium on Monday evening. After beating FNB UJ comfortably last week, FNB Maties were made to work much harder when the two sides […]

2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS.A moment od silence was observed for the passing of Joost van der Westhuizen on monday 06 February 2017
FNB UJ vs FNB UFS SHIMLAS at UJ Sports Ground Johannesburg, Gauteng.


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The Numbers Game

In sports, you simply cannot ignore the numbers. Statistics aren’t everything in sports, but it certainly adds flavor and often gives us an indication of how well a team actually performs. And leading up to the 2017 Varsity Cup semi-finals, here are the top statistics for FNB UJ and how […]

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