12 Changes for the All Blacks versus Scotland

Richie McCaw and Dan Carter are back in the All Blacks side for the probable 1st and 2nd place decider in World Cup Pool C against Scotland at Murrayfield on Sunday. Graeme Henry has made 12 changes in all. Chris Masoe starts at number six in place of Jerry Collins, while Leon MacDonald plays at full-back. Doug Howlett starts on the wing and Reuben Thorne plays in the second row, with Chris Jack on the bench.

New Zealand Team V Scotland

Backs: MacDonald, Howlett, Smith, McAlister, Sivivatu, Carter, Kelleher.
Forwards: Woodcock, Oliver, Hayman, Thorne, Williams, Masoe, McCaw (C), So’oialo.

Replacements: Hore, Tialata, Jack, Lauaki, Leonard, Evans, Toeava.