Point of Pride

The All Whites have secured their first ever point at a FIFA tournament in the South African Confederations Cup. Though goal-less for all three matches played, the New Zealand team — dressed in black for their final game — held on for a 0–0 draw against Iraq. “I think tonight’s another milestone for the country,” coach Ricki Herbert said. “The team, I thought, were magnificent. We’ve never come to a tournament and gained a point and we’ve never come to a tournament and dominated a game.” Goalkeeper Glen Moss, who saved one shot with his head late in the match, was also happy with the point. “It’s a pretty proud moment, to be honest,” Moss said. “We really wanted to play with a bit of pride tonight and show everyone that we can play in this competition and we should be here.” New Zealand qualified for the tournament as champions of Oceania, a region it is expected to dominate since the defection of Australia to the Asian confederation.


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Gatland’s Gate Honours Former Wales Coach

Gatland’s Gate Honours Former Wales Coach

New Zealander Warren Gatland says he is “humbled” to have been honoured by the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) after having a gate at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium named after him, ITV News…