Preview: Wales U20 v Scotland U20

Preview: Wales U20 v Scotland U20

Scotland U20 take on Wales U20 at Stadium ZipWorld tomorrow night in their second fixture of the 2022 Under-20 Six Nations.

What the coach said

Head Coach Kenny Murray said: There are a huge number of positives to take from last Friday night’s game against England. Our physicality was there, as was our passion and desire to get over the gain line and score some tries but ultimately the team didn’t perform for the full-80 minutes.

“Down in Wales we’ll be looking to stay in the fight, execute our plays more accurately and convert our chances into points when they come.

“If we do that, then I’m confident that the team can perform better than they did last week and get the result we want.”

The teams

Match stats

  • Scotland U20 will be looking for their first win over Wales U20 since 2020, when they won 52-17 in Colwyn Bay.
  • Of the Scotland U20 team that beat England in 2020, Rufus McLean, Ewan Ashman and Rory Darge are now in the Scotland squad for the 2022 Guinness Six Nations.
  • There are 8 players named in the team who played against Wales U20 last year.
  • More than half of the starting team are supported by the FOSROC Scottish Rugby Academy.

Where to watch and follow the game

Join us on Friday in the Scottish Rugby Match Centre for exclusive insight, match stats and live text commentary from Stadium ZipWorld.

As always we'll bring you the big moments as they happen, along with the latest from inside the Scotland camp.

Wales U20 v Scotland U20 kicks off at 8pm GMT and you can watch the game live on BBC iPlayer in the UK.

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