11 November 2006
Aviva Stadium (Lansdowne Road), Dublin
South Africa
15
Ireland
32
Captain: John Smit Referee: Paul Honiss (New Zealand)
Coach: Jake White Attendance: 49500
Team:
Combined caps: 288 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropLawrence SephakaLions2823 
Hooker (C)John SmitSharks2860 
Tight-head PropCJ van der LindeCheetahs2630 
LockJohan AckermannSharks368 
LockAlbert van den BergSharks3240 
FlankDanie RossouwBlue Bulls2817 
FlankJuan SmithCheetahs2527 
EighthmanPierre SpiesBlue Bulls214 
ScrumhalfEnrico JanuarieLions2412 
FlyhalfAndré PretoriusLions27211 conversion, 1 penalty
Left WingFrancois SteynSharks1901 try
Inside CentreJean de VilliersWP2524 
Outside CentreBryan HabanaBlue Bulls23221 try
Right WingJaco PretoriusLions260 
Full BackBevin FortuinCheetahs270 
ReserveRuan PienaarSharks223 
ReserveBJ BothaSharks263 
ReserveJohann MullerSharks266 
ReserveJacques Cronj√©Blue Bulls2427 
ReserveWynand OlivierBlue Bulls239 
Ireland: 4 tries, 3 conversions, 2 penalties