Coetzee the butt of Springbok jokes

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:40
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IN THE SPOTLIGHT: After another embarrassing defeat, it came as no surprise that Springbok head coach Allister Coetzee was once again in the firing line of South Africa's passionate rugby public.

The 18-20 defeat to Italy in Florence was a new low for the Springboks on the international stage. It was South Africa's first-ever loss to the Italians and it was the visitor's seventh Test defeat of the year.

The vast majority of Springbok fans have lost faith in Coetzee's abilities to take the team forward and there was some harsh criticism after last Saturday's result.

However, there was also a bit of humour as well across social media platforms. Check out some of the examples below: