Siose Muliumu

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Siose Muliumu
Personal information
Nickname Soss[1]
Born (1976-04-26) 26 April 1976 (age 38)
Auckland, New Zealand
Height 187 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 107 kg (16 st 12 lb)
Playing information
Position Prop
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
Whitehaven
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2009–2010 United States

Siose Muliumu (born 26 April 1976 in Auckland, New Zealand) is a New Zealand rugby league player who played professionally for Whitehaven RLFC and later represented the United States.

Early years[edit]

Muliumu attended St Paul's College in Auckland and played for the City-Pt Chev team in the Auckland Rugby League competition. Muliumu represented the Junior Kiwis in 1994 and 1995.[1]

Playing career[edit]

Muliumu joined Whitehaven in England while they were being coached by New Zealander Stan Martin.[2] He is regarded as one of Whitehaven's top forwards in the last twenty years.[1]

He played for the Wentworthville Magpies in the 2006 Jim Beam Cup.[3]

Muliumu then joined the New Haven Warriors in the AMNRL where he was the competitions MVP in 2008.[1] He represented the United States at the 2009 Atlantic Cup and was the Rugby League International Federation's 2009 USA player of the year. He scored two tries for the Warriors in the 2010 AMNRL Grand Final. He currently players for the Southampton Dragons in the AMNRL.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Ex-Whitehaven star Muliumu helps United States win Atlantic Cup News & Star, 18 November 2009
  2. ^ Aaron Lester: Why I quit Haven Whitehaven News, 23 September 2010
  3. ^ Siose Muliumu rleague.com