Japan 28 Scotland 21 – Rugby World Cup LIVE REACTION: Brilliant Brave Blossoms into quarter-finals following stunning comeback win in Yokohama

The Sun Sports 1 month ago

SCOTLAND take on Japan as they look to progress to the Rugby World Cup quarter-final.

But a hammering by Ireland in their opening match, coupled with Japan’s shock 19-12 win over Joe Schmidt’s men has left them with a mountain to climb.

  • Japan 28 Scotland 21 – LIVE
  • Russell got early try for Scots
  • Japan hit back in incredible style with tries from Matsushima, Inagaki and Fukuoka (2)
  • Scotland must win to reach quarter-finals with New Zealand waiting
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Japan XV: Inagaki, Horie, Koo, Thompson, Moore, Leitch, Labuschagne, Himeno, Nagare, Tamura, Fukuoka, Nakamura, Lafaele, Matsushima, Tupou

Replacements: Sakate, Nakajima, Valu, Helu, Tui, Tanaka, Matsuda, Yamanaka

Scotland XV: Dell, Brown, Nel, Gilchrist, Gray, Bradbury, Ritchie, Thomson, Laidlaw, Russell, Graham, Johnson, Harris, Seymour, Hogg

Replacements: McInally, Reid, Fagerson, Cummings, Wilson, G. Horne, P. Horne, Kinghorn


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