14 September 2007
Stade de France, Paris
World Cup Pool Match
South Africa
36
England
0
Captain: John Smit Referee: Joël Jutge (France)
Coach: Jake White Attendance: 80000
Team:
Combined caps: 547 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropOs du RandtCheetahs3575 
Hooker (C)John SmitSharks2968 
Tight-head PropBJ BothaSharks2713 
LockBakkies BothaBlue Bulls2738 
LockVictor MatfieldBlue Bulls3061 
FlankWikus van HeerdenBlue Bulls289 
FlankJuan SmithCheetahs26351 try
EighthmanDanie RossouwBlue Bulls2926 
ScrumhalfFourie du PreezBlue Bulls2533 
FlyhalfButch JamesSharks2821 
Left WingBryan HabanaBlue Bulls2429 
Inside CentreFrancois SteynSharks20101 penalty
Outside CentreJaque FourieLions2432 
Right WingJP PietersenSharks2192 tries
Full BackPercy MontgomerySharks33883 conversions, 4 penalties
ReserveJohann MullerSharks2718 
ReserveCJ van der LindeCheetahs2742 
ReserveRuan PienaarSharks2314 
ReserveBismarck du PlessisSharks235 
ReserveBobby SkinstadSharks3138 
ReserveWynand OlivierBlue Bulls2317 
ReserveAndré PretoriusLions2826 
England: