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Friday Apr 5, 2024

Springbok star returning home

Springbok loosehead prop Steven Kitshoff will return to the DHL Stormers ahead of the 2024/25 season as confirmed by a recent Stormers press release.

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Speaking at the unveiling of Kitshoff’s signing, Dobson was clearly ecstatic at the prospect of his former captain returning.

“Steven is a DHL Stormers great and adds so much to our environment beyond his immense value on the pitch.

“We are really encouraged that he is so keen to come back and get stuck in as we start an exciting new chapter here in Cape Town.

“We always wanted to get him back and I am just thrilled that with the backing of our new owners, we have been able to make that happen so quickly.

“He is a proud product of our system and we cannot wait to see him in the blue and white again next season,” he said.

Kitshoff echoed his coaches sentiments and was equally excited to be returning home.

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“It is no secret what Cape Town and the DHL Stormers team mean to me, so to be able to return home is incredibly exciting.

“I’d like to thank Ulster for a fantastic experience in Belfast and their understanding through this whole process. We still have a lot to do together this season.

“From next season I’ll be doing all I can to add value for the DHL Stormers and hopefully be part of something special once again with my friends and family alongside me,” he said.

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