From the field straight after the training match against Chile, All Whites coach Ricki Herbert takes questions from the NZ media contingent.
When the All Whites got together with Chile for a training friendly at Kanyamazane Stadium, the whole township came out to watch. It was the All Whites’ first training game in Africa, and it was an unforgettable day of color, noise and football.
NELSPRUIT, SOUTH AFRICA – New Zealand have wrapped up their on-field preparations for the FIFA World Cup with a training match against fellow finalist Chile in Nelspruit on Wednesday. Played in three 30 minute periods, the match was not classed as an official international but instead a chance for both sides to try different combinations [...]
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