England v Samoa
Johnston brings up half century of caps
ESPN Staff
November 20, 2014
Wales' Ryan Jones tries to tackle Samoa's Cencus Johnson, Wales v Samoa, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, Wales, November 16, 2012
Census Johnston starts in the front-row for Samoa © PA Photos

Samoa tight-head Census Johnston will win his 50th Test cap on Saturday when they face England at Twickenham.

Johnston, who made three appearances for the Pacific Islands team, starts at tight-head for Samoa with Zak Taulafo and Ti'i Paulo joining him in the front-row. Filo Paulo and Kane Thompson link up in the second-row with Maurie Fa'asavalu, Jack Lam and Ofisa Treviranus completing the pack.

In the backs, Kahn Fotuali'i and Tusi Pisi link-up at half-back with David Lemi, Alapati Leiua, Ken Pisi forming the back three. Reynold Lee-lo and Johnny Leota link up in the centres.

Samoa: Ken Pisi, Alapati Leiua, Reynold Lee-Lo, Johnny Leota, David Lemi, Tusi Pisi, Kahn Fotuali'i, Zak Taulafo, Ti'i Paulo, Census Johnston, Filo Paulo, Kane Thompson, Maurie Fa'asavalu, Jack Lam, Ofisa Treviranus

Replacements: Manu Leiataua, Viliamu Afatia, Anthony Perenise, Fa'atiga Lemalu, Dan Leo, TJ Ioane, Pete Cowley, Mike Stanley

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