The two teams emerge from the tunnel to a huge roar from the crowd at the Stade de France, which is packed to the rafters.
Both sets of players belt out their respective national anthems before the All Blacks treat us to a rousing rendition of their traditional pre-match haka.
Here’s another reminder of the starting line-ups for the Rugby World Cup final…
New Zealand: B Barrett; Jordan, Ioane, J Barrett, Telea; Mo’unga, Smith; De Groot, Taylor, Lomax; Retallick, S Barrett; Frizell, Cane, Savea.
South Africa: Willemse; Arendse, Kriel, De Allende, Kolbe; Pollard, De Klerk; Kitshoff, Mbonambi, Malherbe; Etzebeth, Mostert; Kolisi, Du Toit, Vermeulen.