The team was welcomed to the country today by dancers from Vabukori village in a small reception just after lunch.
“We’ve had a couple of tough games, but we’re learning all the time. We’re looking forward to Sunday playing against a very tough and a very good PNG team. We’re keen to put on a good performance against them,” said coach, Brian McDermott
Captain, Mark Offerdahl who is playing in his second World Cup, said the team is looking to improve from every game played and are looking forward to this Sunday.
“We’re going to put our best defensive team out there so we can put up an entertaining and competitive match.”
The Hawks are staying at the Stanley Hotel.