RWC 2015

McKee: Team selection based on game plan

The starting 15 to face England this weekend will be based on the Flying Fijians game plan, and not determined by England’s selection. Coach John McKee, speaking at a press conference in England: In terms of our team selection, the coaches pretty much have our mind what our starting 15 will be. We just have […]

Calvin Prasad

September 15, 2015 12:42 pm

The starting 15 to face England this weekend will be based on the Flying Fijians game plan, and not determined by England’s selection.

Coach John McKee, speaking at a press conference in England:

In terms of our team selection, the coaches pretty much have our mind what our starting 15 will be. We just have a bit of decision to make about how we structure our bench.

For us it’s about our team and about how we play whoever England selects will not affect our selection for this game. However, we will look at the England selection and serve as an indicator at the way England will play the game.

The team had a day off from training yesterday and halfback Nikola Matawalu lead the team around London visiting Buckingham Palace and other monumental sites. Photo: Ian Muir
The team had a day off from training yesterday and halfback Nikola Matawalu lead the team around London visiting Buckingham Palace and other monumental sites. Photo: Ian Muir

Team captain Akapusi Qera stated that it was refreshing for the players for a change of atmosphere and environment.

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