An eye for detail
THE eagle-eyed organisers saved stadium authorities an embarrassing moment before the action. It was pointed out that the crossbars had been fixed to the outside of the uprights instead of the inside as required.
A set of step ladders was found and after a bit of hammering the problem was solved.
The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union also had to provide Wembley with corner flags after it was discovered that they only had static ones.
A vision splendid THE new Diamond vision screen is the jewel in the crown of the new stadium. For the first time the games were shown live and adverts for Cathay Pacific, Hongkong Bank, Reebok and Coca-Cola were shown at half-time.
The sound system was also impressive but the nearby residents know that already.