Fabric of the Nation

Castle Lager believes in the unifying power of sport to harness the collective spirit of our diversity. That’s why we are proud to bring you one jersey that represents all of our iconic sporting moments, made from those moments’ iconic jerseys. Finally, one jersey that unites us all, a true symbol of our spirit across all teams. This is the fabric of our nation; One Nation. One Jersey. One Beer.

We will be releasing 6 Limited Edition Castle Lager Cans that hero each of those moments. Show your spirit by finding and collecting them all.

1995 FINAL MATCH
SPRINGBOKS VS ALL BLACKS
24.06.1995
15 - 12
 

This LIMITED EDITION Can is inspired by one of the greatest days in our Rugby history! 43 Million of us united behind our team and erupted in elation as a drop goal scored in extra time sealed the Springboks’ victory and Tournament title.

1996 AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS
BAFANA BAFANA VS TUNISIA
03.02.1996
2 - 0
 

This LIMITED EDITION Can is inspired by one of the most defining events in South African football. It was the first tournament since re-admission which saw Bafana Bafana grasp their first AFCON Trophy. With every goal and every save, we made our mark on history.

1998 ICC KNOCKOUT TOURNAMENT
THE WINDIES VS THE PROTEAS ODI
01.11.1998
245/10 - 248/6
 

This LIMITED EDITION Can is inspired by the first ICC Knockout Tournament trophy to be lifted by the Proteas Cricket Team. It was a game that defined our passion, our spirit and our Nation.

2006 – THE 438 GAME
THE AUSSIES VS THE PROTEAS ODI
12.03.2006
434/4 - 438/9
 

This LIMITED EDITION Can is inspired by the Proteas.After Australia set the world record for the most runs scored in an ODI innings - 434, The Proteas successfully chased them down with one wicket to spare in the greatest One Day International match ever played.

2007 FINAL MATCH
SPRINGBOKS VS ENGLAND
20.10.2007
15 - 6
 

This LIMITED EDITION Can is inspired by the Springboks, who in 2007, lifted the Trophy for the second time in history. Once again, making us proud to call South Africa our home.

2010 OPENING MATCH
BAFANA BAFANA VS MEXICO
11.06.2010
1 - 1
 

This LIMITED EDITION Can is inspired by Bafana Bafana who opened their campaign against Mexico at Soccer City in Johannesburg. After a very tense first half, Bafana Bafana scored a majestic goal that made South Africa erupt in celebration over the triumphant chorus of vuvuzelas.