Samoa played in the Pacific Pool of the 2008 Rugby League World Cup Qualifiers. Steve Kaiser in his sixth year as the Samoan Coach had an array of NZ based quality players for the 1994 Pacific Cup with the likes of Se'e Solomona, Tony Tatupu, the Tuimavave brothers Paki and Tony plus the loyal players of Mike Setefano, Matthew TuiSamoa, Alex Tupou and Mark Faumuina. Tau e matua tau! TOA SAMOA. This big losing margin, sent the Samoans into battle against the French in the Tournament's 9th place play-off. [citation needed]. They would lose to 'the Irish' in their opening game, but they'd beat NZ Maori, and Scotland in their next two games, sealing a place in the knock-out stages. They would take on Australia in the quarter-final. Tonga Rugby League Mate Ma'a Players Training Shorts Sizes S-5XL! The International was part of a triple header which also included the Melanesian Cup, between Papua New Guinea and Fiji, and the Junior Kangaroos against the Junior Kiwis. Pacific Islanders Rugby Teams supporters website, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Siva_Tau&oldid=989164801, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 17 November 2020, at 12:28. International postage and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Any international postage and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. International postage paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Any international postage is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Queensland Maroons Origin 2020 ISC Players Maroon Training Shirt Sizes S-5XL! Sauni e tau le taua! Western Samoa has participated in the Pacific Cup (1986–), World Sevens (1994, 1995, 2003), Super League World Nines (1996, 1997), World Cup (since 1995) and Pacific Rim (2004) competitions. For the 2008 Rugby League World Cup tournament Samoa's main jersey sponsor was the Samoa International Finance Authority. Samoa took on Ireland, Scotland, and the Aotearoa Māori in the 2000 Rugby League World Cup pool stages. "The one … The International was part of a triple header which also included the Melanesian Cup, between Papua New Guinea and Fiji, and the Junior Kangaroos against the Junior Kiwis. QLD Maroons Origin 2019 ISC Players Training Shorts Adults Sizes S-5XL! Samoa Rugby League Toa Samoa Players Training Shorts Sizes S-5XL!7 *4. Still no clarity other Samoan Covid tests, PNG police told to stay neutral amid political wrestle, Fiji AG gives police statement regarding 1987 bomb claims. Tonga targeted Samoa's weak defence, and it paid off, thrashing the Toa Samoans by 36–4. For the 2008 Rugby League World Cup tournament Samoa's main jersey sponsor was the Samoa International Finance Authority.

In the end NZ would avoid a shocking upset, by scoring a try late to seal the match. Toa Samoa plays the Bulls at Christchurch's Nga Puna Wai stadium on Friday night in a warm-up to their Oceania Cup clash with Fiji at Eden Park. This resilient couple were known to have put a mortgage on their home to assist with funding the thirty (30) men representing Samoa in the Pacific Cup held in Tonga, 1990. ", Samoa rugby league coach Matt Parish.

Samoa battled Tonga for the 1998 Pacific Cup again at Carlaw park and again Samoa regained the Pacific Champions Title. On a points difference, Samoa came in third and had to play USA in the Repecharge Semi Final. This article is about the men's team. 145K likes. Words "Siva Tau" Leader: Samoa! Get the item you ordered or get your money back. The 2018 NRL rookie of the year played two tests for the Kiwis last year but joins Martin Taupau in swapping black for blue ahead of this weekend's Oceania Cup test against Papua New Guinea, in a Samoan squad that will be captained by his Broncos team-mate Anthony Milford. This performance has now seen a petition begin to see Samoa v New Zealand test matches during Australia's State of Origin series.[2]. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. PNG Hunters newcomer Terry Wapi is now set to make his test debut. [3], Below is the head to head record for the Samoa as of 10 May 2020.[4]. Samoa automatically qualified for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup having reached the quarter finals of the previous Rugby League World Cup.