next match was an opportunity for the two teams
in 5th and 6th place to get back into the knock-out
qualification race and a win for either would
put them right back in the mix. A defeat would
see the losers cut adrift at the foot of the
followed was an extremely tight contest with
defences on top and the forward lines of each
team struggling to find a breakthrough. Half-time
came and went with the teams deadlocked at 0-0.
Full-time also came and went with the teams
still level at 0-0.
draw whilst a good result in itself, in the
context of the group table did not really help
either side as the teams remained 5th and 6th.
However, there was still 6 points to play for
and still plenty of hope.