Japan's Kenki Fukuoka runs in to score a try against Samoa in the Rugby World Cup pool A game at City of Toyota Stadium. Photo: AP

Rugby World Cup: Jubilant Japan on brink of first quarter-final with Samoa win

  • Host team delight fans with their third straight victory to boost hopes of qualifying for last eight for the first time
  • Japan play Scotland in Yokohama on October 13 in final pool match that will decide whether they go through

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Japan's Kenki Fukuoka runs in to score a try against Samoa in the Rugby World Cup pool A game at City of Toyota Stadium. Photo: AP
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