Wales will face Fiji on 13 November, for a new day of the November window of the Autumn Nations Series, game that can be seen live from 12.05 on Star +. However, the European team was forced to carry out a change from last minute due to a blow to the head that he received Tomas Francis.
The Exeter mainstay was forced to move aside from the squad due to a head injury that occurred last Friday. This was the statement that was given from the Wales Rugby Union: “Tomas Francis is going to have to leave the squad for the game against Fiki due to a concussion that happened during training on Friday. John willgriff It will start in the initial XV for the third test of the Autumn Nations Series at the Principality Stadium. ”
The first line of Scarlets will do your debut as a starter, had previously come off the bench in the loss to South Africa. What’s more, Dillon Lewis will go as a substitute, He had already been present in the defeat suffered by New Zealand.
Wales did not have a positive last day against the Springboks who took the game for 23-17 and, the previous one, against All blacks either. Against the Fijians they will try to recover with the locality, in their favor, and resume the level of play and victory.
Welsh: 15. Liam Williams; 14. Alex Cuthbert, 13. Josh Adams, 12. Johnny Williams, 11. Louis Rees-Zammit; 10. Dan Biggar, 9. Kieran Hardy; 8. Rhys Carré, 7. Ryan Elias, 6. John WilGriff, 5. Will Rowlands, 4. Adam Beard, 3. Ellis Jenkins (cap), 2. Thomas Young, 1. Taine Basham.
Substitutes: Bradley Roberts, Gareth Thomas, Dillon Lewis, Christ Tshiunza, Seb Davies, Tomos Williams, Callum Sheedy, Nick Tompkins.
Fiji: 1. Peni Ravai, 2. Sam Matavesi, 3. Mesake Doge; 4. Api Ratuniyarawa, 5. Temo Mayanavanua; 6. Albert Tuisue, 7. Mesulame Kunavula, 8. Vilimae Mata; 9. Frank Lomani, 10. Ben Volavola; 11. Eroni Sau, 12. Vilimoni Botitu, 13. Waisea Nayacalevu, 14. Josua Tuisova; 15. Setareki Tuicuvu.
Substitutes: Zurile Togiatama, Eroni Mawi, Leeroy Atalifo, Tevita Ratuva, Masivesi Dakuwaqa, Nikola Matawalu, Apisai Naqalevu, Aminiasi Tuimaba.