Scotland will face the New Zealand All Blacks at the BT Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh on Saturday 18th November. This will be the second of three autumn internationals to be played by Scotland in 2017.
Scotland vs New Zealand
Scotland vs New Zealand will be live on BT Sport 2 from 5pm, with kick-off at 5.15pm, and streaming will be available on BTSport.com and the BT Sport app.
New Zealand last played Scotland during the 2014 autumn internationals. That match ended in a 16-24 loss for the Scots, but they ran the All Blacks close for 74 minutes. Scotland haven’t beaten New Zealand in any of the 30 rugby test matches that the two nations have contested. Scotland’s best results against the All Blacks have been two drawn matches in 1964 and 1983.
The match is the second of three autumn internationals for Gregor Townsend’s men with Australia to come next week.The Scots played out a thrilling 44-38 clash with Samoa in the first test of the series with the home side scoring six tries on their way to victory.
If you are not yet a subscriber to BT Sport, which is also the live home of the Aviva Premiership and European Champions Cup, find out how we can set you up in just 15 minutes ahead of Scotland v New Zealand.New Zealand opened their autumn tour with victory over the Barbarians before holding off a second-half comeback from France at the Stade de France.
A second string All Blacks side then beat their French counterparts in Lyon and will look to maintain their 100% record in Edinburgh.The home side have the odds stacked against them as they go up against a side they have yet to beat in their 112-year history of playing each other.