Britain men looking to build on exciting opening victory and after getting good rest would be rearing to take on New Zealand.New Zealand (World Ranked #8) host Great Britain (World Ranked #7): Match 10 of FIH Pro League.
Prediction: Great Britain will have to fight hard but will Win (Close Game)
Goal prediction : At least 2 goals each from both sides
New Zealand Team Preview:
Previous Match :
The Vantage Black Sticks have drawn with World Champs Belgium. Unfortunately losing the penalty shootout.
New Zealand hit back with two goals to force a shoot-out, as a Nic Woods penalty corner and a high quality open play strike from Jenness, capitalising on Arthur Van Doren’s defensive error, ensured that the Black Sticks would take at least a point against the Olympic silver medallists
Result: Men’s Match 5
New Zealand 4, Belgium 4 (2-4 After Shoot-Out)
Player of the Match: Arthur Van Doren (BEL)
Goal Scorers : 17* inglis hugo PS, 35* sarikaya aidan FG, 51* woods nic PC, 52* jenness stephen FG
Great Britain Team Preview:
Previous Match :
Great Britain’s men overturn a 4-1 deficit to claim a stunning 6-5 victory over hosts Spain
Result: Men’s Match 2
Spain 5, Great Britain 6
Man of the Match: Adam Dixon (GBR)
Goal Scorers :3* dixon adam FG, 22* wallace zachary FG, 40* gleghorne mark PC ,41* dixon adam PC ,47* roper phil FG,57* condon david FG
- Five new faces have come into Danny Kerry’s squad from that game for the Oceania tour –
Will Calnan, Lee Morton, Josh Pavis, Ian Sloan and Ollie Willars – and will be looking to make an impact.
- Adam Dixon will be the new captain of both teams, with David Ames selected as vice captain respectively for both Great Britain and England Hockey, remainder of the player leadership group is formed by George Pinner, Phil Roper and Jack Waller.
New Zealand Probable Starting 11 :
(First Choice -Enersen george (gk)) /Joyce richard (gk)
Tarrant blair (c)
Players Not in squad ( DO NOT pick these players for Grand \Safe League)
Britain Probable Starting 11 :
Pinner george (gk)
Dixon adam (c)
Sample Team Reference:
Alternative combo: Dixon adam +Inglis