Motu Matu'u rugby player
Motu Matu'u rugby player

Motu Matu'u

30th Apr 1987 1.84m/108kg Hooker

Should A Pacific Islanders Touring Side Be Reinstated and How Would They Line Up Today?

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2003, a Pacific Islanders touring side was given the go-ahead by the IRB (now World Rugby) to compete. The concept that was based on the British and Irish Lions composite side, was put...

HIGHLIGHTS: Worcester Warriors v London Irish

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Worcester side taking the win this eveining by 20 - 6 they move to 6th position on the league table.   Duncan Weir producing 13 points tonight gave the Worcester side the edge they needed....

Samoa win 'a true reflection' of Scotland team - Townsend

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend was delighted to see Scotland give what he considered "a true reflection" of their team as they dismantled Samoa at the Rugby World Cup.     Townsend's men had endured an awful...

RWC Preview: Scotland vs Samoa

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Jackson is confident the suspensions of Rey Lee-Lo and Motu Matu'u will merely count as motivation for Samoa as their Rugby World Cup campaign continues against Scotland.   Samoa began with...

Samoan pair cited while Amosa's World Cup is over

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Samoa could be without three of their star men ahead of their second Rugby World Cup match against Scotland on Monday, 30 September.     Samoa number eight Afaesetiti Amosa has been ruled...

Russia showed their worth against Samoa, claims Artemyev

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Russia were beaten 34-9 by Samoa in Pool A, but captain Vasily Artemyev has no doubt they belong at the Rugby World Cup.         Vasily Artemyev believes Russia demonstrated they...

Rugby World Cup 2019: Russia 9-34 Samoa

10 months ago

Samoa put in a much-improved second-half display to dispatch Russia 34-9 in their opening Rugby World Cup match.     Steve Jackson's side struggled to get out of first gear in a frantic first-half...

Samoa name World Cup squad

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tusi Pisi will make his third World Cup appearance at the age of 37, while prop Michael Alaalatoa will complete a compelling family story after both were named in Samoa's squad on Saturday.   Pisi...

Motu Matu'u | Samoa on the rise

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Samoa and London Irish hooker Motu Matu'u discusses his country's hopes at this year's Rugby World Cup as well as his development as a player during his time in London.

Manu Samoa names team for Northern Hemisphere tour

1 year ago by Manu Samoa

Manu Samoa's squad for the forthcoming Northern Hemisphere Tour in November this year has been named.   Head coach Steve Jackson has retained most of the old heads in the team with a number of new...