England recorded a thrilling 32-26 victory over Samoa tonight in the opening match of the 2014 Four Nations tournament at Suncorp Stadium.

The match marked the International debut of Wests Tigers' Tim Simona, who played fullback for the Samoan side.

England 32 (Michael Shenton, Kallum Watkins, Liam Farrell, Joel Tomkins, Sam Tomkins tries; Gareth Widdop 6 goals) def. Samoa 26 (Pita Godinet 2, Isaac Liu, Daniel Vidot, Antonio Winterstein tries; Kyle Stanley 2, Ben Roberts goals). Half-time: England 14-10.

Watch the full match highlights above.