Australia will be measured this Sunday against South Africa, for the third day of Rugby Championship. Tuqir Loti, former player of the Wallabies, assured that Taniela Tupou would have to be a starter before the Springboks.
Topou started four of the Wallabies’ six games this year as a substitute: “Maybe I’m old school, but I’d play my best XV. I would start with my best XV and then let everything else work out after that, “Tuqiri commented in dialogue with AAP.
At the same time, the former player added: “I know you probably want to bring him in when things have settled down and people are tired and he can use his destructive career a little more. You would tell him that, but I think for Taniela, he probably wants to too. start. So you have to ask yourself what is doing that for his confidence from a mental point of view. For me, I want my best XV to start, so I would put Taniela Tupou, “he concluded.
Lote Tuqiri played 12 World Cup matches and scored six tries between the World Cups in Australia 2003 and France 2007 with the Wallabies. At the same time, he has a long history in Super Rugby with Waratahs.