Alatasi Tupou back for Hong Kong

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Alatasi Tupou makes a break for the line during Samoa's 31-17 victory over Kenya.

Alatasi Tupou makes a break for the line during Samoa's 31-17 victory over Kenya. (Photo: Stephen Hindley/SPORTDXB)

Veteran playmaker Alatasi Tupou is back in the fray for the Manu Samoa Sevens team for the Hong Kong Sevens.

Tupou is among Sir Gordon Tietjens team of 14 named.  

From the last squad, the team is missing Afa Aiono who was captain. 

But Tietjens has retained Faalemiga Selesele and the bulk of his squad.

HON KONG: 7-9 APRIL, 2017

SINGAPORE: 15-16 APRIL, 2017

 

1. FAALEMIGA SELESELE - Moata'a/Hawkes Bay
2. TOMASI ALOSIO - Hutt Old Boys Marist, Wellington
3. LAFAELE VAA - Vailele
4. TILA MEALOI - Apia Maroons
5. ALEX SAMOA - Ardmore Marist/Counties
6. JOE PEREZ - Marist St Joseph's
7. SAMOA TOLOA - Sasa’ai
8. ALATASI TUPOU - BBE Vaiala
9. ALAMANDA MOTUGA - Marist Auckland
10. DANIEL KAYES - Vaiala
11. GORDON LANGKILDE - Moataa
12. SAVELIO ROPATI - Marist Auckland
13. SIAOSI ASOFOLAU - BBE Vaiala
14. MATHEW TUATAGALOA - Awanui, NZ

Coach: Sir Gordon TIETJENS
Manager/ Video Analyst: Junior NARAYAN
Physiotherapist: Joshua MELROSE
Trainer: Paul TIETJENS

 

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