Fans and supporters turned up to witness their final trial run, which saw them playing in good shape, against Faleata Knights.
Recent communication posted by Manu Samoa on their official Facebook page stated that, “2019 will be the third instalment of the PPS Super 9 Rugby Championship. The championship consists of nine franchises, two from Savaii and seven from Upolu; all vying for the coveted Laauli Alan Grey Cup”
“The tournament kicks off next week on Saturday 6th April 2019 at four matchvenues around Savaii and Upolu. PPS Super 9 will be played in nine weeks of round robin and two weeks of play offs”.
“The Chairman Hon. Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi addressed the importance of creating pathways and opportunities for our home grown rugby talent to be tested in the rigours of a competitive rugby competition that breeds highly skilled players, match officials, coaches and administrators; which bodes well with the collective goal of the Samoa Rugby Union to lift the standard of domestic rugby in Samoa at all levels. “
“The PPS Managing Director: Fanene Samau Etuale Sefo addressed PPS’s support towards the development of rugby in Samoa through their commitment as Naming Rights Sponsor of the PPS SUPER 9 Rugby Championship 2019.”It is envisaged that the CHIEFS 2019 Squad will be announced on Sunday 31 March 2019, as mentioned by on their official A’ana CHIEFS page.
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