Georgia and Portugal seek their first win at this year’s Rugby World Cup when they collide at Stade de Toulouse on Saturday (1pm BST).
The Georgians were beaten 35-15 by Australia in their opening match of Pool C, while Portugal went down 28-8 against Wales.
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Georgia have never progressed beyond the pool stage at the Rugby World Cup, but they will sense a decent opportunity to do so for the first time this year.
With the Australia game out of the way, the Lelos will fancy their chances against Portugal and Fiji as well as Wales, who they beat in Cardiff late last year.
Meanwhile, Portugal are back in the World Cup for the first time since their sole previous appearance 16 years ago.
The Wolves are still seeking their first win at the tournament, and this match provides them with their best opportunity to achieve it this year.
Georgia have made eight changes from the Australia defeat with Mikheil Nariashvili, Beka Gigashvili, Vladimer Chachanidze, Beka Saginadze, Gela Aprasidze, Tedo Abzhandadze, Alexander Todua and Giorgi Kveseladze all coming into the starting XV.
As for Portugal, they make four alterations from their defeat by Wales. Diogo Hasse Ferreira, Jose Madeira, Pedro Bettencourt and Raffaele Storti all come into the starting XV, which is identical to the one that began the Rugby Europe Championship final defeat by Georgia earlier this year.
Georgia: Davit Niniashvili, Akabi Tabutsadze, Giorgi Kveseladze, Alexander Todua, Tedo Abzhandadze, Gela Aprasidze; Mikheil Nariashvili, Shalva Mamukashvili, Beka Gigashvili, Vladimer Chachanidze, Konstantine Mikautadze, Tornike Jalagonia, Beka Saginadze, Beka Gorgadze.
Replacements: Tengizi Zamtaradze, Guram Gogichashvili, Guram Papidze, Nodar Cheishvili, Giorgi Tsutskiridze, Vasil Lobzhanidze, Luka Matkava, Demur Tapladze.
Portugal: Nuno Sousa Guedes, Raffaele Storti, Pedro Bettencourt, Tomas Appleton, Rodrigo Marta, Jeronimo Portela, Samuel Marques; Francisco Fernandes, Mike Tadjer, Diogo Hasse Ferreira, Jose Madeira, Steevy Cerqueira, Joao Granate, Nicolas Martins, Rafael Simoes.
Replacements: David Costa, Lionel Campergue, Anthony Alves, Martim Belo, David Wallis, Thibault de Freitas, Pedro Lucas, Manuel Cardoso Pinto.
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