Teams: Australia & Newcastle United
Mark Harvey has already told James Hird he'll be biding his time for a 'real' position. He like many others don't want to take the reigns of a side in financial strife with the burden of having 8% less in the cap than everyone else.
"They picked on the wrong man - and the wrong country. It was like pouring petrol onto a fire as far as I was concerned.
There's an old saying that the dog that barks loudest never bites. They did a lot of barking but we bit them pretty hard. Uruguay's attitude just showed how scared they were of us - it was their last resort."
- Vincenzo Grella, Parma & Australia.