Irish rugby team settle in Cape Town

first_imgAhead of their opening Test against the Springboks on Saturday, Joe Schmidt will name his starting team after the work-out.Former Ireland captain Keith Wood believes that South Africa are vulnerable this weekend…Wales have made five changes for Saturday’s opening rugby Test against New Zealand.  Sam Warburton has recovered from injury to captain the side in Auckland. Prop Gethin Jenkins, hooker Ken Owens and lock Bradley Davies also return, as well as centre Jonathan Davies. Uncapped flanker Ellis Jenkins is among the replacements.last_img read more

‘He’s an extraordinarily good finisher’ – Harry Kane WILL start firing for Spurs again

first_imgBrad Friedel says it is just a matter of time before Harry Kane starts firing for Tottenham.After scoring 32 goals in a stunning a breakthrough season at White Hart Lane in 2014/15, Kane has yet to open his account for the club this term.But Friedel is convinced his drought will end soon, with the former Spurs goalkeeper insistent that the 22-year-old will not prove to be a ‘one-season wonder’.Speaking on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast, the American said: “His work ethic is second to none and he is an extraordinarily good finisher. Those things aren’t going to leave him.“He a young player and a human being so the more negativity that’s out there is going to affect him a little bit, but he will get through it.“He is the kind of player who is upset when he doesn’t score a goal. But he is not the type that will then stop working.“I guarantee his finishing in training is very, very good. He will keep making them runs, keep getting himself in those positons and, once that first goal comes in the Premier League, you are going to see a lot of them.”last_img read more