- DOB30 Jul 1991
Joining Saints for the 2017/18 season, Francois Van Wyk provided a powerful presence in Saints’ front row for both the first team and Wanderers sides.
The loosehead is South African-born and represented his hometown club Western Province having come through the academy setup in Cape Town.
Also educated at the University of Cape Town, Van Wyk made the switch to Perth in Australia in 2014 and played 12 times for Western Force in Super Rugby.
His debut came against Harlequins in a 30-22 victory in September 2017, and the front rower would go on to feature 25 times for Saints during his first season.