Australia coach Robbie Deans says Israel Folau is a player who can make things happen after selecting him among three new caps Thursday to start the first Test against the British and Irish Lions.
Australian Wallabies fullback Israel Folau (C) presents the ball in a drill during a team training session in Sydney on June 6, 2013. Folau was among three new caps named Thursday to start for the Wallabies in the first Test against the British and Irish Lions in Brisbane on Saturday.
The ACT Brumbies pair of Ben Mowen and Christian Lealiifano will also debut Saturday against the tourists at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium, while troubled back Kurtley Beale was named on the bench.
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