Japan vs France Rugby: date, time, Live TV Coverage

Japan vs France Rugby Live Stream

France beat Japan 42-23 in first rugby union Test, in their second-Test match-up on Saturday, July 9 kicks off at 6.50am. France won the first Test in Toyota 42-23, after scoring four tries in the second half, stretching away after a spirited Japan had held them 13-all at the interval.

Game Details

  • Date: Saturday, July 9
  • Where: National Stadium, Tokyo
  • Kick-off: 14.50 (07.50 French time, 05.50 GMT)
  • Referee: Mike Adamson (Scotland)
  • Streams Anywhere: Rugby-Premium TV

Japan and France Teams

Japan: 15 Ryohei Yamanaka, 14 Gerhard van den Heever, 13 Dylan Riley, 12 Shogo Nakano, 11 Siosaia Fifita, 10 Seungshin Lee, 9 Naoto Saito, 8 Jack Cornelsen, 7 Ben Gunter, 6 Michael Leitch, 5 Sanaila Waqa, 4 Warner Dearns, 3 Asaeli Ai Valu, 2 Atsushi Sakate (captain), 1 Keita Inagaki.

Replacements: 16 Shota Horie, 17 Yukio Morikawa, 18 Yusuke Kizu, 19 Takayasu Tsuji, 20 Tevita Tatafu, 21 Kaito Shigeno, 22 Yu Tamura, 23 Shane Gates.

France: 15 Max Spring, 14 Damian Penaud, 13 Virimi Vakatawa, 12 Yoram Moefana, 11 Matthis Lebel, 10 Matthieu Jalibert, 9 Maxime Lucu, 8 Yoan Tanga, 7 Charles Ollivon (captain), 6 Dylan Cretin, 5 Thomas Jolmes, 4 Thibaud Flament, 3 Demba Bamba, 2 Peato Mauvaka, 1 Jean-Baptiste Gros.

Replacements: 16 Pierre Bourgarit, 17 Dany Priso, 18 Sipili Falatea, 19 Thomas Lavault, 20 Ibrahim Diallo, 21 Sekou Macalou, 22 Baptiste Couilloud, 23 Antoine Hastoy.

How to Watch Japan vs France Rugby Online

Japan vs France Rugby Live Streaming on Premier Sports 1. Coverage starts at 6.40am, Check each nation’s official Rugby Union website for the latest Streaming information For Rugby-Premium TV anywhere.