Samoa make changes for Wales match
Samoan coach Bryan Williams has made three changes to his side to face Wales in a crucial World Cup Group D match at the Millennium Stadium on Thursday.
Following Samoa's shock loss to Argentina, they must beat Wales to keep
alive their quarter-final hopes.
Centre To'o Vaega returns to the starting line-up ahead of George Leaupepe, who drops to the bench, while Opeta Palepoi's place in the second row is taken by Lio Falaniko. Craig Glendinning also returns, in the back row, at the expense of Sene Ta'ala.
Samoa team: Silao Leaega; Afato So'oalo, To'o Vaega, Va'aiga Tuigamala, Brian Lima; Stephen Bachop, Stephen So'oialo; Pat Lam, Craig Glendinning, Junior Paramore, Lama Tone, Lio Falaniko, Robbie Ale, Trevor Leota, Brendan Reidy
Replacements: George Leaupepe, Earl Va'a, Jon Clarke, Semo Sititi, Sene Ta'ala, Mike Mika, Onehunga Matauiau