MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS England vs Samoa
VENUE Nantes
DATE 22 September 2007 16:00
COMPETITION IRB Rugby World Cup
FINAL SCORE 44 - 22
TRIES 4 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 23 - 12
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Alan Lewis
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Lyndon Bray
Assistant Referee Alain Rolland
TMO Bryce Lawrence
SCORING SUMMARY
England
Conversion Jonny Wilkinson 3
Drop Goal Jonny Wilkinson 2
Penalty Jonny Wilkinson 4
Try Martin Corry 2
Try Paul Sackey 2
 
Samoa
Conversion Loki Crichton 1
Penalty Loki Crichton 5
Try Junior Poluleuligaga 1
LINE-UP
England
1 Andrew Sheridan
2 George Chuter
3 Matt Stevens
4 Simon Shaw MBE
5 Ben Kay
6 Martin Corry (Captain)
7 Joe Worsley
8 Nick Easter
9 Andy Gomarsall
10 Jonny Wilkinson
11 Mark Cueto
12 Olly Barkley
13 Mathew Tait
14 Paul Sackey
15 Josh Lewsey MBE
 
Samoa
1 Kas Lealamanua
2 Mahonri Schwalger
3 Census Johnston
4 Joe Tekori
5 Kane Thompson
6 Daniel Leo
7 Semo Sititi (Captain)
8 Henry Tuilagi
9 Junior Poluleuligaga
10 Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu
11 Alesana Tuilagi
12 Brian Lima
13 Seilala Mapusua
14 David Lemi
15 Loki Crichton
RESERVES
England
16 Mark Regan
17 Perry Freshwater
18 Steve Borthwick
19 Lewis Moody
20 Peter Richards
21 Andy Farrell
22 Danny Hipkiss
 
Samoa
16 Taniela Fuga
17 Fosi Pala'amo
18 Justin Purdie
19 Alfie Vaeluaga
20 Steven So'oialo
21 Jerry Meafou
22 Lolo Lui
REPLACEMENTS
England
65 Steve Borthwick for Simon Shaw MBE
65 Perry Freshwater for Andrew Sheridan
70 Lewis Moody for Joe Worsley
72 Danny Hipkiss for Mathew Tait
 
Samoa
62 Fosi Pala'amo for Kas Lealamanua
66 Steven So'oialo for Junior Poluleuligaga
70 Jerry Meafou for Seilala Mapusua
70 Alfie Vaeluaga for Henry Tuilagi
72 Lolo Lui for Brian Lima
75 Kas Lealamanua for Census Johnston
75 Justin Purdie for Joe Tekori
RUN OF PLAY
2 Try Martin Corry England
3 Conversion Jonny Wilkinson England
6 Drop Goal Jonny Wilkinson England
8 Penalty Loki Crichton Samoa
11 Penalty Loki Crichton Samoa
14 Penalty Jonny Wilkinson England
20 Penalty Jonny Wilkinson England
25 Missed Penalty Jonny Wilkinson England
32 Try Paul Sackey England
33 Conversion Jonny Wilkinson England
37 Penalty Loki Crichton Samoa
40 Penalty Loki Crichton Samoa
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start
43 Penalty Loki Crichton Samoa
44 Penalty Jonny Wilkinson England
47 Try Junior Poluleuligaga Samoa
48 Conversion Loki Crichton Samoa
55 Missed Drop Goal Jonny Wilkinson England
56 Missed Penalty Jonny Wilkinson England
62 Substitution (Tactical) Fosi Pala'amo for Kas Lealamanua Samoa
65 Substitution (Tactical) Steve Borthwick for Simon Shaw MBE England
65 Substitution (Tactical) Perry Freshwater for Andrew Sheridan England
66 Substitution (Tactical) Steven So'oialo for Junior Poluleuligaga Samoa
69 Drop Goal Jonny Wilkinson England
70 Substitution (Tactical) Lewis Moody for Joe Worsley England
70 Substitution (Tactical) Jerry Meafou for Seilala Mapusua Samoa
70 Substitution (Tactical) Alfie Vaeluaga for Henry Tuilagi Samoa
72 Penalty Jonny Wilkinson England
72 Substitution (Tactical) Danny Hipkiss for Mathew Tait England
72 Substitution (Tactical) Lolo Lui for Brian Lima Samoa
75 Substitution (Tactical) Justin Purdie for Joe Tekori Samoa
75 Substitution (Injury) Census Johnston Samoa
76 Try Martin Corry England
77 Conversion Jonny Wilkinson England
80 Try Paul Sackey England
80 Missed Conversion Jonny Wilkinson England