Two changes to Samoa A team for their match against Tonga A

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Caps run Samoa A v Tonga A G2 2
Samoa A toning their lineout set pieces during captain's run this morning
 
Wednesday 10 October 2018 - 
 
Samoa A head coach Muliagatele Brian Lima has named his side for another tough match tomorrow morning, Thursday 11 October 2018 at 4:00am (local time), against their brothers from the friendly islands of Tonga.
 
One noticeable change to Lima's side is left winger Measala Seumala who was ruled out just before the start of their first game against Argentina XV when he injured his knee during warm up.
 
Johnny Vaili who was impressive at fullback in Samoa A's first match will be covering the left side wing with Bradford Lemalufaitoaga playing at fullback.
 
Another change is on the bench with Fagu Malloy coming in for Joseph Fuimaono.
 
"Tonga A is a very physical side. We got to be smart with how we approach these big boys or we will get smashed." Muliagatele Brian Lima.
 
Tonga A comes off a great win against the USA XV in their first match of the tournament and is looking at repeating their success in their second match against Samoa A.
 
"Like anything else, basics is the key. Do the fundamentals right and the rest will follow suit". Lima said.
 
Both teams remain unbeaten at this stage and a back to back win will be a huge confidence booster for either side for their quest to win the tournament.  
 
Samoa A squad:
1. LOOSEHEADPROP SETU ENOKA
2.HOOKER AFA      "C" AIONO
3. TIGHTHEADPROP RODNEY SILIVA TAPU
4. LEFTLOCK MIKAELE TAPILI
5.RIGHTLOCK IKIFUSI MATAMU
6. LEFTFLANKER BRUCE KAINO
7. RIGHTFLANKER IAKOPO PETELO MAPU
8.NUMBEREIGHT POTU LEAVASA
9. SCRUMHALF IONATANA TINO
10.FLYHALF PATRICK       "VC" FAAPALE
11. LEFTWING JOHNNY VAILI
12. LEFTCENTRE D'ANGELO LEUILA
13. RIGHTCENTRE ALEFOSIO TAPILI
14. RIGHTWING JOHNNY SAMUELU
15.FULLBACK BRADFORD LEMALUFAITOAGA
16. FRONTROW LEO TAVITA BROWN
17. FRONTROW BROOK TOOMALATAI
18. FRONTROW TUANIU TUANIU
19.LOOSE FORWARD ELIA TOLUFALE
20.LOOSE FORWARD FAGU MALLOY
21.BACKS DANNY TUSITALA
22.BACKS IVAN SAFUA
23.BACKS PAULO SCANLAN
 
Management:
Head coach: Muliagatele Brian Lima
Asst. Coach (Forwards): Mailo Potu Leavasa
Asst. Coach (Backs): Soifua John Schuster
Team Doctor: Dr. Junior Posini
Physio: Olivia Withers
Team Manager: Tuala Leaega Pat Leota