Samatau & Falelatai



Height / Weight

184cm / 103kg

Savy veteran Henry Taefu is a 1.84m 100kg midfielder known for his power and strength. In a storied career, Taefu made his Super Rugby debut in 2016 with the Queensland Reds and is now entering his third year with Moana Pasifika. Born in Apia, Samoa, Taefu hails from the villages of Samatau and Falelatai. A proud son of Samoa, Taefu has 12 appearances for his nation, including running out for Samoa at the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan. The powerhouse centre is another member of the backline that has a deep bag of tools at his disposal. Taefu is a classy midfielder that has been an influential leader for Moana Pasifika’s backline.

Nick Name: Man of Steel

Junior Rugby Clubs: Sunnybank Rugby Union / Mangere East hawks

Senior Rugby Clubs: Moana Pasifika / Western Force / Queensland Reds / North Harbour Rugby Club

Try Celebration Song: Tama Samoa – RSA band

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