Terry Fenwick to get T&T players in the right mindset ahead of qualifiers

By August 01, 2020
Terry Fenwick Terry Fenwick

Trinidad and Tobago head coach Terry Fenwick is in a no-nonsense mood ahead of World Cup qualifiers, newly adjusted to make up for lost international windows after sports shut down in the last few months.

Fenwick, who has been training with a local-based contingent since travel restrictions stopped the movement of overseas-based players, says he will not be tolerating any players who do not have the right attitude.

“If you’re not doing it, I put somebody in the wings ready to step in and step up,” he said.

Fenwick reduced an 87-man squad to 27 over the course of two months and will do so again for the start of World Cup qualifiers in three months, before adding the overseas contingent of players.

According to Fenwick, players will not get comfortable in his team and will not believe they have automatic spots. The coach says he believes in healthy competition for players as being the way to extract the most effort from them.

“I will be making them changes, so that I do not have people on the inside thinking ‘hah, I’m good’,” said Fenwick.

“I want it competitive, all the time, every time.”

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