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Lineen freshens up Under-20s half-backs

Sean Lineen has made minimal changes to his Scotland Under-20 XV who performed well in last weekend's narrow defeat to France.

Gavin Lowe and Ben Vellacott come off the bench to start at stand-off and scrum-half respectively while, in the front row, James Malcolm moves from hooker to prop, replacing Jack Cosgrove, with Sam James taking over the No.2 jersey.

"Ben Chalmers [stand-off] needs to be rested - he's a young lad and has done very well," said the head coach. "We lost Jack Cosgrove to an injury in training but it gives another couple of guys the chance to step up.

"The belief is coming for our guys. We still lost the match [against France by five points] but parts of our game are up to scratch."

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