News

Robinson to replace Jopp on Gold Coast

Robinson to replace Jopp on Gold Coast

false
Robinson-to-replace-Jopp-on-Gold-Coast

<p>Tessa Jopp has been withdrawn from the New Zealand Commonwealth Games team for medical reasons</p>
<p class=""><span><br>
Midfielder Tessa Jopp has been withdrawn from the New Zealand Commonwealth Games team for medical reasons.<br>
<br>
The 22-year old will be replaced by Tauranga’s Amy Robinson, who has played 45 tests for New Zealand.<br>
<br>
“I’m hugely disappointed for Tessa as she has been training and playing well in the lead up to the Commonwealth Games, but I fully support the decision that the medical team has made,” said head coach Mark Hager.<br>
</span><br>
“Our top priority is Tessa’s welfare and we ask for people to please respect her privacy on this matter.<br>
<br>
“We look forward to welcoming Amy to the team and seeing what she can deliver come games time.”<br>
<br>
The New Zealand Women open their Commonwealth Games campaign against Scotland at 1:30pm (NZ time) on Thursday 5th April.<br>
<br>
</p>
false
false
bottom
lightbox

2018-03-26T23:28:00+11:0013970true

  • March 27th, 2018 in
  • 0
  • views

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.