NEW YORK, NY – This is Part II of week 17’s Fantasy Sports Network show. In Part I – below – USA Rugby CEO Dan Payne called in from his car re hiring of Gary Gold as the new Head Coach of USA Rugby Men’s 15s. After that call, USA Rugby/NYAC star Nate Brakeley, The Guardian’s Martin Pengelly and Tiger Rugby/Friends of The British Council man James Walker joined our Matt McCarthy discussing that call. Those topics included:
-The Selection Process
–Passing on an American for the job
–Coach Gold’s Timetable, Immediate Impact & Responsibilities
-Gold’s Relationship between 7s Coach Mike Friday
-The Interim Head Coach
-General Manager Dave Hodges
–Life University’s Scott Lawrence
–Americas Pacific Challenge
–Americas Rugby Championship
-The Management Team & Coaching Staff
–Rugby World Cup Predictions
– Alex Magleby’s (General Manager, National Teams & Performance) role in the Worcester Warriors getting off to a bad start.
Brakeley also gives the perspective of a player vying for the National Team, how the coaching situation impacts him/others and fields McCarthy’s questions about predictions for upcoming matches will aplomb.
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