Scotland Rugby League

Italy Rugby League

By Richard Cowley, Updated: 10/11/13

Teams: Scotland v Italy

Venue: Derwent Park, Workington, England. Capacity 10,000

Date: Sunday 3rd November 2013

Kick-off time: 4pm (Local Time)

Sydney (Australia – New South Wales) Monday, 4 November 2013 at 3:00:00 AM

Brisbane (Australia – Queensland) Monday, 4 November 2013 at 2:00:00 AM

Auckland (New Zealand) Monday, 4 November 2013 at 5:00:00 AM

Glasgow (United Kingdom – Scotland) Sunday, 3 November 2013 at 4:00:00 PM

Rome (Italy) Sunday, 3 November 2013 at 5:00:00 PM

2013 RLWC Ticket information:

2013 RLWC TV viewing information: Channel Seven will broadcast all RLWC2013 matches live in Australia on the 7mate channel. In the UK the BBC will show all England games along with the RLWC Final while Premier Sports will broadcast all other RLWC games.

Overview: Italy who are competing in the rugby league world cup for the first time will look to spoil the party for Scotland. Rugby league has been growing in Italy over the last few years and their exposure in this world cup will assist with promoting rugby league back in their homeland. Italy will be able to call on eligible players from the NRL and will be very competitive against Scotland.

Italy got their world cup campaign off to a flying start defeating Wales at Cardiff. Italy will fancy their chances against the Bravehearts.

Scotland will be expected to win this match against Italy. Scotland pulled off a massive upset by getting over Tonga 26 – 24 in their opening match of the World Cup. Who ever wins this match will book their place in the quarter finals.

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2013 RLWC Scotland v Italy teams

Scotland 2013 RLWC Squad: 

Danny Addy

Danny Brough 

Brett Carter 

Luke Douglas

Dale Ferguson 

Ben Fisher 

Ian Henderson

Ben Hellewell 

Alex Hurst 

Ben Kavanagh 

Kane Linnett 

Brett Phillips 

Matt Russell 

David Scott 

Mitchell Stringer 

Alex Szostak 

Adam Walker 

Peter Wallace 

Oliver Wilkes

Head coach: Steve McCormack


Italy 2013 RLWC Squad: 

Christophe Calegari

Chris Centrone

Cameron Ciraldo

Ben Falcone

Ryan Ghietti

Aidan Guerra

Anthony Laffranchi

Joshua Mantellato

Tim Maccan

Anthony Minichiello

Mark Minichiello

Raymond Nasso

Dean Parata

Joel Riethmuller

Brendan Santi

Kade Snowden

James Tedesco

Ryan Tramonte

Paul Vaughan

Head coach: Carlo Napolitano