Jacques Engelbrecht

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Jacques Engelbrecht
Personal information
Full name Jacques Jacobus Engelbrecht
Nickname Vleis
Born (1985-06-10) 10 June 1985 (age 29)
Bellville
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 112 kg (17 st 9 lb)
School(s) attended Monument Park High School
Club information
Playing position Flanker
Current club Blue Bulls / Bulls
Youth career
2005 Boland Cavaliers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Pts)
2007–08 Western Province 2 (0)
2008–10 SWD Eagles 48 (15)
2011 Eastern Province Kings 24 (25)
2013 Kings 17 (5)
2013– Blue Bulls 15 (0)
2014– Bulls 13 (0)
Representative team(s)
2010–11 S.A. Sevens ()
2011 South African Kings 2 (0)
2012 S.A. Barbarians (South) 1 (5)
* Senior club appearances and points correct as of 18 October 2014.

† Appearances (Points).

‡ Representative team caps and points correct as of 21 February 2013.

Jacques Jacobus "Vleis" Engelbrecht (born 10 June 1985) is a South African rugby union player, currently playing with the Blue Bulls.[1]

He started playing for the Western Province, being involved in their Currie Cup and Vodacom Cup squads. In 2008, he moved to the SWD Eagles, where he played for two and a half years before joining the Eastern Province Kings for the 2011 season. He was also named in the Kings squad for the 2013 Super Rugby season.

Bulls[edit]

After the 2013 Super Rugby season, he joined the Blue Bulls, signing a contract at the team until October 2016.[2]

He was included in the Bulls squad for the 2014 Super Rugby season[3] and made his debut in a 31–16 defeat to the Sharks in Durban.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Player Profile Jacques Engelbrecht". sarugby.net. Retrieved 3 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Bulls swoop for Murray". SA Rugby Magazine. 1 August 2013. Retrieved 1 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Vodacom Bulls team". Bulls. Retrieved 9 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "Match Centre: Sharks v Bulls". SANZAR. 15 February 2014. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Match Breakdown: Cell C Sharks vs Vodacom Bulls". South African Rugby Union. 15 February 2014. Retrieved 15 February 2014.