Chris Paterson benches for Scotland versus Portugal

Scotland head coach Frank Hadden has announced his team to play Portugal in the IRB Rugby World Cup Pool C match at Geoffroy-Guichard Stadium, Saint-Etienne on Sunday. Jason White skippers the side which has no place for Chris Paterson in the starting fifteen. This match should be on of Scotland’s bankers as they open their campaign.

Scotland Team V Portugal

Backs: Rory Lamont, Sean Lamont, Marcus Di Rollo, Rob Dewey, Simon Webster, Dan Parks, Mike Blair
Forwards: Allan Jacobsen, Scott Lawson, Euan Murray, Nathan Hines, Scott Murray, Jason White (c), Allister Hogg, Simon Taylor.

Replacements: Ross Ford, Gavin Kerr, Scott MacLeod, Kelly Brown, Rory Lawson, Chris Paterson, Hugo Southwell.


  1. Peter says

    Hi Daryl,

    Frank Hadden has not announced the team yet. We will post it as soon as we know. Sign-up to the news feed and it will come to your in box.