Ireland vs Samoa
11:45am Saturday 12th October
Ireland survived the sending to clinch their place at the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals with a 47-5 win over Samoa.
Rory Best and Tadhg Furlong scored tries in the opening nine minutes, with fly-half Johnny Sexton crossing double to bag the bonus point.
After Aki had been red-carded for a tackle on Samoa fly-half UJ Seuteni ireland and 52 minutes played with 14 men.
But tries from Jordan Larmour, CJ Stander and Andrew Conway assured the win shut Joe Schmidts guys a quarter-final against New Zealand or South Africa and was not under threat.
More to follow…