Finau Maka

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Finau Maka
Full name Sosefo Finau Maka
Date of birth (1977-07-10) 10 July 1977 (age 37)
Place of birth Tongatapu, Tonga
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 242 lb (110 kg)
School Highbrids ps
Notable relative(s) Isitolo Maka (brother)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Flanker, Number 8
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2001–10 Toulouse
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1997–98
1999–00
2001
Hurricanes
Blues
Highlanders
12
13
9
(15)
(5)
(10)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2007–11
2008
Tonga
Pacific Islanders
8
1
(5)
(0)

Finau Maka (born 11 July 1977) was a Tongan rugby union footballer. He played for the Stade Toulousain club in French Top 14. His usual position was number eight.

2007 Rugby World Cup[edit]

Maka made his international debut in the 2007 Rugby World Cup, in Tonga's first pool game against the United States of America. He opened the scoring with a try in the second minute. He went on to seal his spot as the first choice number 8 for Tonga against Samoa, South Africa and England.

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