Manu Samoa


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Manu Samoa

(ˈmænʊ)
n
(Rugby) the international Rugby Union football team of Western Samoa
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Tom Coventry, their new coach, was involved with Manu Samoa in the 2011 World Cup.
USA head coach Mike Tolkin retains just three players - skipper Manu Samoa, hooker Phil Thiel and full-back Blaine Scully - who were on starting duty last time out against Scotland, with one eye also on next Sunday's appointment with Japan in Gloucester.
But Perelini, 46, who featured in the 1991 World Cup with Manu Samoa, is now tipping an island nation to break the last four.
They had been unconvincing during a 25-16 win over Manu Samoa in Apia but a rout seemed on the cards at one stage against Argentina.
The former England captain was once sent off for his part in a mass brawl with Manu Samoa and hit with a nine-week ban.
Newcastle flanker Taiasina Tu'ifua can expect to be in the Manu Samoa squad for that particular game, but for the time being is focused on Pacific Nations Cup duty as his country open up their campaign tomorrow against Tonga in the Japanese city of Nagoya.
Very unique @Tim_Cahill: Great way to start the day, Manu Samoa won there game in the rugby world cup @MikeTyson: Anytime you're on the other side of the dirt, you're blessed.
MANU Samoa have qualified for Wales' 2011 World Cup group.
That competition expanded this summer when Australia A entered a team but Crichton believes sides like Manu Samoa would be better served by facing first-string opponents.
At the World Cup Georgia will be in tough Pool C with South Africa, England, Manu Samoa and Uruguay.
Steele has able deputies for all bar openside flanker Poutney, whose bravery at slowing the ball down around the ruck was a feature of Northampton's play last term, and Manu Samoa No.
Born in New Zealand, represented Australian Schools, but is now proudly wearing the colours of Manu Samoa and showed up well against the All Blacks earlier this month.