Rugby World Cup 2019: tickets, squad and TV schedule for Scotland v Japan

Scotland take on Japan in their final Pool A fixture
Scotland take on Japan in their final Pool A fixture
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Scotland's clash with their final Pool A opponent, Japan, is arguably the most pivotal of their tricky group schedule.

Here's everything you need to know about the unmissable fixture.

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When is Scotland v Japan?

Scotland face Japan on Sunday, October 13, just four days after Townsend's side's match-up with Russia.

The game kicks off at 11.45am BST.

Where can I watch or listen to it?

Those backing blue can either watch the game on STV or listen to the game on BBC Radio 5 live and 5 Live Sports Extra.

There will also be live text commentary on selected games on the BBC Sport app.

Where in Japan is the fixture and can I still get tickets for the match?

The Cherry Blossoms will be backed by a raucous home crowd at the Yokohama International Stadium.

Fans plotting a last minute trip to the Land of the Rising Sun can check availability of tickets at

Scotland squad


John Barclay
Simon Berghan
Fraser Brown
Scott Cummings
Allan Dell
Zander Fagerson
Grant Gilchrist
Jonny Gray
Stuart McInally (Captain)
Willem Nel
Gordon Reid
Jamie Ritchie
Blade Thomson
Ben Toolis
George Turner
Hamish Watson
Ryan Wilson
On standby: Magnus Bradbury


Darcy Graham
Chris Harris
Adam Hastings
Stuart Hogg
George Horne
Pete Horne
Sam Johnson
Blair Kinghorn
Greig Laidlaw
Sean Maitland
Ali Price
Finn Russell
Tommy Seymour
Duncan Taylor

Japan squad


Michael Leitch (Captain)
Keita Inagaki
Yusuke Kizu
Jiwon Koo
Isileli Nakajima
Asaeli Valu
Takuya Kitade
Atsushi Sakate
Shota Horie
Luke Thompson
Wimpie van der Walt
Uwe Helu
James Moore
Hendrik Tui
Yoshitaka Tokunaga
Pieter Labuschagne
Kazuki Himeno
Amanaki Mafi


Kaito Shigeno
Fumiaki Tanaka
Yutaka Nagare
Yu Tamura
Rikiya Matsuda
Kenki Fukuoka
Ataata Moeakiola
Lomano Lemeki
William Tupou
Ryoto Nakamura
Timothy Lafaele
Kotaro Matsushima
Ryohei Yamanaka.

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