27 August 2016
Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena, Salta
The Rugby Championship Match
South Africa
24
Argentina
26
Captain: Adriaan Strauss Referee: Jérôme Garcès (France)
Coach: Allister Coetzee Attendance: 19000
Team:
Combined caps: 432 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropTendai MtawariraSharks3179 
Hooker (C)Adriaan StraussBlue Bulls3058 
Tight-head PropVincent KochSaracens263 
LockEben EtzebethWP2448 
LockLood de JagerCheetahs2321 
FlankFrancois LouwBath3147 
FlankOupa MohojeCheetahs269 
EighthmanWarren WhiteleyLions287 
ScrumhalfFaf de KlerkLions244 
FlyhalfElton JantjiesLions2662 penalties
Left WingBryan HabanaToulon331181 try
Inside CentreDamian de AllendeWP2417 
Outside CentreLionel MapoeLions285 
Right WingRuan CombrinckSharks263 
Full BackJohan GoosenRacing2471 conversion
ReserveJesse KrielBlue Bulls2213 
ReserveLourens AdriaanseSharks281 
ReserveSteven KitshoffBordeaux242 
ReservePieter-Steph du ToitWP24121 try
ReserveMorné SteynFrancais32612 penalties
ReserveJaco KrielLions272 
ReserveRudy PaigeBlue Bulls273 
Argentina: 2 tries, 2 conversions, 4 penalties

Match pictures:

Team for the Salta test:
Back: Lionel Mapoe, Jaco Kriel, Warren Whiteley, Pieter-Steph du Toit, Oupa Mohoje, Vincent Koch, Jesse Kriel, Ruan Combrinck
Middle: Rudy Paige, Bongi Mbonambi, Elton Jantjies, Johan Goosen, Marcelo Loffredo (ex-pumas coach), Damian de Allende, Steven Kitshoff, Lourens Adriaanse, Faf de Klerk
Front: Eben Etzebeth, Morné Steyn, Bryan Habana, Allister Coetzee (coach), Adriaan Strauss (captain), Ian Schwartz (manager), Tendai Mtawarira, Francois Louw, Lood de Jager