Scotland to meet USA in Rugby World Cup

Scotland will be joined by USA in Pool B of the 2015 Rugby World Cup campaign, the two teams meeting at Elland Road Stadium in Leeds on Sunday 27 September (2.30pm).

Scotland will also play South Africa, Samoa and the top qualifying Asian side in the pool stages of the tournament.

The USA responded to Uruguay’s 13-3 half-time lead with 29 unanswered points in the second qualifying match to give them a comfortable 32-13 victory and their ticket to England 2015.

Scotland will meet the USA Eagles on this year’s summer tour in Houston, Texas on Saturday 7 June.  It will be new head coach Vern Cotter’s first match in charge of the Scotland team.