15 May 2007

Six new faces in Manu Samoa rugby squad

10:24 am on 15 May 2007

Six new faces have made it into the 26 strong Manu Samoa rugby squad for the opening Pacific Nations Cup game against the Flying Fijians in Apia this Saturday.

Fifteen players are overseas-based with four coming from Super 14 play, two from New Zealand's Air Zealand Cup domestic competition, seven players have been drafted in from the United Kingdom and two from Japan.

Manu Samoa coach,Laauli Michael Jones, hopes to settle his starting fifteen either tomorrow or the day after.