Fiji look for revenge against france in World Cup clash
Nigeria’s first game as a member of the World Cup, against France in Nagano on 28 July 2우리카지노014, is crucial to the island nation’s national football identity.
While the game can also mark the end of their international campaign, it will also be a chance for Fiji to mark the 20th anniversary of a landmark victory for their country over the French — who, the next day, were defeated by Brazil in the World Cup quarter-final.
After winning the first of their five games away from home over France, Fiji made quick progress to gain a six-point aggregate lead as they moved a step closer to winning back a World Cup.
By the end of the match, Fiji looked almost unstoppable, yet their final moments were marked바카라사이트 with a late penalty shootout goal that saw France’s Cesar Azpilicueta score the equaliser.
Fiji team news
Dale Finucane, who scored for Fiji last summer at home to France, has joined New Zealand on loan
Fiji head coach Steve Hansen has admitted that the 23-year-old Finucane has been in camp since January to rejoin his Fiji club, Fiji Warriors.
Finucane scored three tries in seven appearances last season and was among the players selected to New Zealand’s camp of 23 in Fiji last summer.
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen said he and Finucane have spoken extensively to each other during the past few weeks.
«He was the third player I wanted back at Fiji, so we spoke at length about his experiences and the things he had put him through to improve as a player,» Hansen told the New Zealand Herald.
«We also spoke about how good of a player we are for him and what we are excited for him in the future.»
Finucane scored three tries in seven appearances for Fiji last year and was among the players selected to New Zealand’s cajarvees.commp of 23 in Fiji last summer. Source: Getty Images
Sidney Smith, James Slipper, David Pocock, George Burgess and Sam Burgess are all expected to feature in the first team with wing Ben Te’o set to be the key performer for New Zealand.
Nigel Mealamu, Benji Marshall, Michael Ennis and John Tupou are among the other players set to make their international debut.
«The key thing for all the players in the team this game is the commitment from the players and i