Cape Town – English club Wasps confirmed that Willie le Roux will leave the club at the end of the current season.
The news was confirmed on the Wasps website on Tuesday.
"It's always disappointing to lose players of such quality, but that's professional sport and there's a lot to do about it. There are a lot of factors that influence the players' decisions to move on and, unfortunately, these guys have opted for that. " to advance to the new pastures for 2019/20, "said Divas Young rugby director Dai Young.
"Willie joined Wasps at a time when he was not part of the Springboks team and since moving here, he rediscovered his form and showed that he is a world-class player who in turn has seen him restored to the national team . " side, going to make more than 50 appearances. We would like to put our thanks on record for Willie for his great service to the club in the last two and a half seasons. "
Le Roux, who is linked to the return to South Africa, thanked the club.
"I really enjoyed my time at the Wasps and I would like to thank everyone involved with the club for the support. I will continue giving all of myself to the end of the season in Black and Gold," he said.