Johannes Coetzee rugby player
Johannes Coetzee rugby player

Johannes Coetzee

14th Mar 1988 1.87m/120kg Tighthead Prop

A specialist tighthead prop, Coetzee made his Currie Cup debut for the Leopards in 2010. 2011 saw Johannes moving to Racing Metro for the 2011/2012 season before singing up with Brive in 2012 and helping them secure Top 14 status for the 2013/2014 season.

Coetzee returned to South Africa to join the Free State Cheetahs for the 2015 Currie Cup Premier Division, but he missed the tournament through his involvement with Namibia at the 2015 Rugby World Cup where he played in four matches.

Aranos Coetzee was named the Cheetah’s Vodacom SuperRugby Player of the Year for 2017 and represented the Toyota Cheetahs in 51 matches so far.

He made his Currie Cup debut for the Free State Cheetahs in 2016 against WP and played in the Semi Final against the Lions in Bloemfontein and in the Home Final against the Blue Bulls. (2016 Currie Cup Champions).

Coetzee was named the Cheetah’s SuperRugby Player of the Year for 2017 and in April 2018 he signed a new year deal with the side, he has played 51 matches for the Cheetahs to date.

As of 9 April 18
JW

Career

logo-namibia (1) Namibia
Tighthead Prop
2015 - present
image Cheetahs
Tighthead Prop
2016 - present
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Tighthead Prop
2016 - present
Untitled Brive
Tighthead Prop
2013 - 2015