Samoa Team RWC 2019 Guide, Key Players, Squad, Match Schedule

Previous Best to Reach Quarter Final in the Rugby world cup competition so far, Samoa Rugby team who is place in the Pool A in the upcoming RWC 2019 competition at Japan. Currently Samoa team is world rank 16 teams.

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Since the Previous world cup, Samoa Rugby team is struggling a lot in the international stage. Total 17 local citizens are registerer players for the side. They are ahead of the Spain in the world rugby ranking. The Manu haven’t beaten a Tier 1 nation since June 2014 (a 15-0 win over Italy at Apia Park), and the match against the Wallabies this month was one of only six games against Tier 1 sides this World Cup cycle.

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TeamSamoa
Nickname / Popularly Known asManu Samoa
Current Ranking16
CaptainChris Vui
Head CoachSteve Jackson
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However, hosts and Pacific Nations Cup champions Japan are among the strongest third seeds in the tournament, so if anyone can crash the Tier 1 quarter-final party it’s probably the Brave Blossoms. Don’t rule out a slip-up against Russia in Samoa’s tournament opener either.

Key players

Chris Vui – Utility Forward
Tusi Pisi – Fly Half
Tim Nanai-Williams – Utility Back

Samoa Fixtures

DateAgainstStadium
24th September 2019Samoa vs RussiaKumagaya Rugby Stadium, Saitama Prefecture
30th September 2019Samoa vs ScotlandKobe Misaki Stadium, Kobe City
5th October 2019Samoa vs JapanCity of Toyota Stadium, Toyota City
12th October 2019Samoa vs IrelandFukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium, Fukuoka Prefecture

Samoa Rugby World Cup 2019 team squad:

Hooker

  • Seilala Lam
  • Motu Matu’u
  • Ray Niuia

Prop

  • Michael Alaalatoa
  • Paul Alo-Emile
  • James Lay
  • Jordan Lay
  • Logovi’i Mulipola

Lock

  • Kane Leaupepe
  • Filo Paulo
  • Senio Toleafoa
  • Josh Tyrell

Backrow

  • Afa Aiono
  • Afa Amosa
  • Piula Fa’asalele
  • TJ Ioane
  • Jack Lam
  • Tofatuimoana Solia
  • Henry Stowers
  • Chris Vui

 Scrum-Half

  • Scott Malolua
  • Melani Matavao
  • Dwayne Polotaivao

Fly Half

  • AJ Alatimu
  • Tusi Pisi
  • UJ Seuteni

Centre

  • Kieron Fonotia
  • Rey Lee-Lo
  • Henry Taefu

Wing

  • Ed Fidow
  • Alapati Leiua
  • Belgium Tuatagaloa

Fullback

  • Tim Nanai-Williams
  • Ahsee Tuala

Samoa team Rugby World Cup past performance:

YearPosition
1991Quarter-Finals
1995Quarter-Finals
1999Quarter-Finals Play-Offs
2003Pool Stages
2007Pool Stages
2011Pool Stages
2015Pool Stages

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