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Samoa have high hopes – Samoa are confident that they will record a big victory at the World Cup after the recent win against Australia.

‘The win has caused a lot of excitement in Samoa,’ said Samoa prop, Sakaria Taulafo. ‘People were reminded of our win [at the World Cup] over Wales in 1991. Samoans are again thinking, yes, we can do it.

‘Everyone is still so excited. I’m really happy to be part of something special, but it’s important to keep calm and not get too carried away. We’re focused on our goals – of making the World Cup quarter-finals and then try to go one further.’