Former Olé Football Academy and current PEC Zwolle star Ryan Thomas has been selected by head coach Anthony Hudson for the All Whites’ upcoming World Cup Qualifying fixtures against Fiji.
The two legged tie will kick off at 2:00 p.m. this Saturday, 25th March where Fiji will host the All Whites at Churchill Park, Lautoka. Stormy, tropical conditions are on the forecast, with 28°C heat and 85% humidity, there are some similarities to Wellington.
The return league will take place next Tuesday, 28th March at 7:35 p.m. at Wellington’s Westpac Stadium. Tickets are available at ticketek.co.nz.
All Whites squad to face Fiji
Stefan Marinovic, Tamati Williams, Glen Moss, Andrew Durante, Thomas Doyle, Michael Boxall, Kip Colvey, Themi Tzimopoulos, Deklan Wynne, Winston Reid, Sam Brotherton, Tommy Smith, Dane Ingham, Bill Tuiloma, Clayton Lewis, Michael McGlinchey, Moses Dyer, Ryan Thomas, Chris Wood, Monty Patterson, Marco Rojas, Shane Smeltz and Jai Ingham.
Ryan has been a key figure for PEC Zwolle this season, featuring in PEC’s 3-1 IJsselderby win over Go Ahead Eagles on Sunday.