Waisake Naholo has been recalled to the Allblacks side in one of two changes for the second Test at the Cake Tin in Wellington. Naholo replaces Ben Smith, who is out with a concussion, with Lienert-Brown replacing Crotty, who is out, after pulling a hamstring last week in the 1st Test.

NZ Team: 

15. Israel Dagg 14. Waisake Naholo 13. Anton Lienert-Brown 12. Sonny Bill Williams 11. Rieko Ioane 10. Beauden Barrett 9. Aaron Smith

8. Kieran Read 7. Sam Cane 6. Jerome Kaino 5. Sam Whitelock 4. Brodie Retallick 3. Owen Franks 2. Codie Taylor 1. Joe Moody

Bench: Nathan Harris, Wyatt Crockett, Charlie Faumuina, Scott Barrett, Ardie Savea, Aaron Cruden, Ngani Laumape

Gatland made sweeping chamges for the second Test against the Allblacks.

Lions need to win on Saturday morning to maintain this series as a going concern. Lions have dropped Peter O’Mahony in favour of series skipper Sam Warburton. Other changes, Johnny Sexton starts at 1st Five, Owen Farrell moves to inside centre, Ben Te’o moved to the bench. Maro Itoje replaces fellow Englishman George Kruis in the second row.

LIONS Team: 

15. Liam Williams 14. Anthony Watson 13. Jonathan Davies 12. Owen Farrell 11. Elliot Daly 10. Johnny Sexton 9. Conor Murray

8. Taulupe Faletau 7. Sean O’Brien 6. Sam Warburton 5. Alun Wyn Jones 4. Maro Itoje 3. Tadhg Furlong 2. Jamie George 1. Mako Vunipola

Bench: Ken Owens, Jack McGrath, Kyle Sinckler, Courtney Lawes, CJ Stander, Rhys Webb, Ben Te’o, Jack Nowell

Kick off: 09:35am (CAT) Saturday


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