Manu Sevens named for World Cup

11 July 2018, 12:00AM

Manu Samoa Sevens Coach, Sir Gordon Tietjens, has named his side for the upcoming Sevens Rugby World Cup in San Francisco on the 20-22 July.

The team was announced yesterday.

“The boys had been subjected to a lot of intense training and I am proud of how they have all handled it,” Sir Gordon said. 

“Unfortunately, we cannot pick all of them. We cannot also promise anything but rest assured that we will give it our all come game day.” 


Manu Samoa 7's team:

1. Alamanda Motuga

2. Gordon Langkilde

3. David Afamasaga

4. Tofatuimoana Solia

5. Va’afauese Apelu Maliko 

6. Alatasi Tupou

7. Tomasi Alosio 

8. Neria Fomai 

9. La’aloi Leilua 

10. Malu Falaniko 

11. Joe Perez

12. Murphy Paulo

13. Belgium Tuatagaloa 

14. Jonathan Timo Ah Sui


Injured Players:

1. Darren Kellet-Moore 

2. Lafaele Va’a

3. Elisapeta Alofipo

4. Tila Mealoi

5. Samoa Toloa


Head Coach: Sir Gordon Tietjens Manager: Peter Poulos

Physio: Joshua Melrose

Trainer: Paul Tietjens

Video Analyst: Hari Jr Narayan

11 July 2018, 12:00AM

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