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Japan v Scotland: Team news, stats & preview

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Scotland go in their World Cup pool game whilst bonus points can become involved, needing a win over Japan to get to the quarter finals.
The side of gregor Townsend must take four more points than the host nation.
The match is still under threat from the strong winds and heavy rain
With both sides, Scotland will be removed, in case of cancelation.
A decision on if the game goes is expected around midnight Saturday.
Their position has been secured by group rivals Ireland in the past eight with a bonus point win over Samoa.
Captain Stuart McInally has fell, with Fraser Brown starting at hooker and scrum-half Greig Laidlaw directing the side.
With Sean Maitland injured, Tommy Seymour along with wings Darcy Graham are the only lands from Wednesdays 61-0 win over Russia.
Japan have gone up as they pursue a place in the last eight.
Michael Leitch returns as captain, while second-row Luke Thompson, hooker Shota Horie, winger Kenki Fukuoka and full-back William Tupou are also included.
Fly-half Yu Tamura is the tournament leading scorer going into the last weekend with 40 points.
Japan head coach Jamie Joseph:My group is motivated by accomplishing something that is great – not preventing an embarrassment. All of us want to earn the right to be thought of as one of the elite teams in the world. Its important for all of us to wake up on Monday morning and understand that [possibly ] were a worthy top eight staff or we are not quite good enough
Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend:Here is the game a great deal of individuals are awaiting. Weve talking about it as one of the rare occasions in which we get to play at a direct shoot-out for those quarter-finals. It is a game you wish to get involved in.
Japan: Tupou; Matsushima; Nakamura, Lafaele; Fukuoka; Tamura; Nagare; Inagaki Koo Moore; Leitch, Labuschagne, Himeno.
Replacements: Sakate, Nakajima, Ai Valu, Helu, Tui Matsuda, Yamanaka
Scotland: Hogg; Seymour, Harris Graham, Russell, Laidlaw; Dell Nel, Gilchrist, Gray, Bradbury, Ritchie, Thomson.
Replacements: McInally, Reid, Fagerson, Cummings, Wilson Horne, P Horne, Kinghorn.
Scotland must conquer against Cyprus in Nicosia or two head coach Steve Clarke will face serious concerns regarding a lack of improvement, suggests Alasdair Lamont.
Will Greig Laidlaw create his final international appearance against Japan on Sunday or has come and gone thanks to Typhoon Hagibis? Tom English speaks into the Scotland captain.
Tom English and andy Burke are in Yokohama. They analyse Gregor Townsends decision to fall captain Stuart McInally, a week, also also find a pair of the World Cup memories of Chris Paterson.
World Rugby has revealedwoeful intransigence as a typhoon threatens to ditch Scotland from the Rugby World Cup in themost farcical circumstance imaginable, writes Tom English.
Michael Stewart and sportscene pundits Steven Thompson – as well as Scotland striker Steven Naismith – chew on the trouncing at Russia of the team.
The Scotland of steve Clarke have conceded goals at an alarming rate in his five games in charge. But what are the problems and how can they address these? Three prior internationals were requested by BBC Scotland.
Scotland international left-back Emma Mitchell and arsenal opens on emotional health in a meeting with BBC Sport.
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