Bulls must wait longer for Matfield



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The Bulls will have to wait a little longer for lock Victor Matfield’s return after it was revealed that he has injured his knee and will be out for up to four weeks.

The South African international is currently playing for Toulon and was scheduled to return for the Bulls after his contract expires with the French club.

Matfield picked up the injury to his left knee in Toulon’s 30-13 win over Tarbes on Saturday.

Victor joined the ambitious second division side while the Bulls were not playing first class rugby had to leave the field in the 25th minute and x-rays later showed that he had strained ligaments in the joint.


The Bulls have struggled so far this season and Matfield has been sorely missed.



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