Manu Samoa Announces Strong Lineup for HSBC Perth 7s in First Tournament of 2024, January 26 th – 28 th


In anticipation of the HSBC Perth 7s this weekend, the Manu Samoa 7s team has revealed a formidable lineup, featuring the return of experienced players Uaina Sione and Neueli
Leitufia after overcoming surgeries that temporarily kept them away from the field.

The team, led by Captain Vaovasa Afa Sua, boasts a mix of seasoned players and promising talents. The Vice Captain, Paul Scanlan, is expected to play a pivotal leadership
role alongside.

The rest of the lineup includes Faamaoni Junior Lalomilo, Motu Opetai, Uaina Tui Sione, Taunuu Niulevaea, Melani Matavao, Neueli Leitufia, Tom Maiava,
Elisapeta Alofipo, Faafoi Falaniko, and Malakesi Masefau.

The coaching staff and players have been working diligently in the lead-up to the tournament, focusing on strategy, fitness, and teamwork. The return of Sione and Leitufia
adds experience and skill to an already talented roster, raising hopes for a successful campaign in Perth.

The HSBC Perth 7s is a crucial event in the World Rugby Sevens Series, providing teams with an opportunity to display their skills on the international stage. With a mix of seasoned
campaigners and emerging stars, Manu Samoa is ready to make a statement as they kick off their 2024 campaign.

Fans are eagerly anticipating the action-packed weekend as Manu Samoa takes on some of the world best teams in what promises to be an exciting start to the new year for rugby
sevens enthusiasts worldwide.