Sports people are renowned for coming out with some baffling statements, some in error, some because they are philosophers, a la Cantona, but we will leave you to make what you can from these pearls from Springbok coach Peter de Villiers. It could explain mixed signals on the park this weekend.
“Why don’t we all go to the nearest ballet shop, get some nice tutus, get a great dancing show going on – no eye gouging, no tackling, no nothing and then we’ll enjoy it.”
“When you point your finger into the sky, don’t concentrate on the finger because you’ll miss all the heavenly glory out there. Concentrate on the heavenly glory you can bring and make yourselves so fulfilled.”