“They have players in the starting team and on the bench who are game breakers and have the ability to make something out of nothing. We want to make sure that no matter what the score line is, we do what we have planned and if there is an opportunity we take it but making sure that we are alert at all times.”
Stick added that they are focusing on what has been happening in the New Zealand camp.
“We are not going to read too much into what’s happening on the other camp. If you look at their forwards coach, he is someone who has been working with the Crusaders' players and a lot of those players will want to perform for him.
“They have a good working relationship from the Crusaders. There are positives on it but there is also the other side where we don’t expect them to change much.”
The All Blacks will always be the All Blacks, the moment you switch off they will punish you because they are like a heavyweight in boxing with a knockout punch. If you blink, they can put three tries past you. That’s the All Blacks and they are a world class side.”
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