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 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 105 kg (16 st 7 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 9 (0)
2014– Bulls 11 (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 5 June 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.