September 20, 2019 / 11:19 AM / a month ago

FACTBOX-Rugby-World Cup-England v Tonga

    Sept 20 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool C
fixture between England and Tonga:
    
    WHERE
    Sapporo Dome, Sapporo
    
    WHEN
    Sunday, Sept. 22 at 7.15pm local time (1015 GMT)
    
    ENGLAND
    World ranking: 3
    Coach: Eddie Jones (Australia)
    Captain: Owen Farrell
    Team: 15-Elliot Daly, 14-Anthony Watson, 13-Manu Tuilagi,
12-Owen Farrell, 11-Jonny May, 10-George Ford, 9-Ben Youngs,
8-Billy Vunipola, 7-Sam Underhill, 6-Tom Curry, 5-Maro Itoje,
4-Courtney Lawes, 3-Kyle Sinckler, 2-Jamie George, 1-Joe Marler
    Replacements: 16-Luke Cowan-Dickie, 17-Ellis Genge, 18-Dan
Cole, 19-George Kruis, 20-Lewis Ludlam, 21-Willi Heinz, 22-Henry
Slade, 23-Jonathan Joseph.
    
    TONGA
    World ranking: 15
    Coach: Toutai Kefu (Tonga)
    Captain: Siale Piutau
    Team: 15-David Halaifonua, 14-Atieli Pakalani, 13-Siale
Piutau, 12-Cooper Vuna, 11-Viliami Lolohea, 10-Kurt Morath,
9-Sonatane Takulua, 8-Maama Vaipulu, 7-Fotu Lokotui, 6-Sione
Kalamafoni, 5-Leva Fifita, 4-Sam Lousi, 3-Ben Tameifuna,
2-Sosefo Sakalia, 1-Siegfried Fisiihoi
    Replacements: 16-Siua Maile, 17-Latu Talakai, 18-Ma'afu Fia,
19-Dan Faleafa, 20-Nasi Manu, 21-Leon Fukofuka, 22-James Faiva,
23-Nafi Tu'itavake.
    
    OFFICIALS
    Referee: Paul Williams (New Zealand)
    Assistants: Mathieu Raynal (France), Shuhei Kubo (Japan)
    TMO: Ben Skeen (New Zealand)
    
    POOL C FIXTURES (date/opponent/venue)
    ENGLAND
    Sept 26   v U.S.        Kobe
    Oct 5     v Argentina   Tokyo
    Oct 12    v France      Yokohama
    
    TONGA
    Sept 28   v Argentina   Osaka
    Oct 6     v France      Kumamoto
    Oct 13    v U.S.        Osaka
    

 (Compiled by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru)
  
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