Cape Town – Lions coach Johan Ackermann has reportedly
extended his contract with the Johannesburg-based franchise.
According to the Rapport newspaper, Ackermann put pen to
paper last Thursday, with an official announcement to be made this coming
More clarity will then be given regarding the length of his new
Ackermann’s current contract expires after this year’s
Currie Cup, and he has been linked to clubs in Japan and Europe.
The Lions had a bye in Super Rugby this past weekend and
will face the Crusaders in Johannesburg this Friday (19:00 kick-off).