But he will not reveal his hand
publicly until later in the week.
Kennedy, widely regarded as the swing vote, did not reveal his hand
and questioned attorneys for both sides aggressively.
Cagey coach Brian McClennan gave no clues to his line-up at yesterday's eve-of-final walkabout - in sharp contrast to his predecessor, Warrington coach Tony Smith, who an hour earlier named his team to the media - and he will not reveal his hand
until an hour before kick-off.
Of course, Eriksson will not reveal his hand
in the last group game against Sweden tomorrow night.
Coach Duncan Fletcher says they have 'made their minds up' but will not reveal his hand
too early and has named both players in the squad for today's match, although Hick faces a late fitness test on a calf injury sustained in training on Tuesday.
He admitted he had made up his mind about the starting XI the day after the double was clinched with that Wembley stroll against Newcastle but would not reveal his hand
, although the Beckham scare may yet cause a reshuffle.
Radford will not reveal his hand
publicly until later this week, while opposite number Tony Smith will check on an ankle knock to back-rower Joe Westerman - though it is not expected to rule him out of facing his former club.