Getting his first start for the Manu is Bay of Plenty prop Jordan Lay.
Lay's brother James is on the bench and will make his debut if gets on the field.
The other two changes sees young hooker Elia Elia get a start and experienced flanker Jack Lam returns from injury.
RNZI reports the backline remains unchanged.
Head Coach Namulauulu Alama Ieremia said he has selected a team he believes can counter a strong Fijian side that will be full of confidence.