Willy Taofifénua

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Willy Taofifénua
Personal information
Date of birth (1963-02-04) February 4, 1963 (age 52)
Place of birth Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 112 kg (247 lb)
Club information
Position(s) Flanker
Current club -
Senior clubs*
Years Club Apps (points)
France FC Grenoble
* Professional club appearances and points
counted for domestic first grade only.

Willy Taofifénua (b. February 4, 1963) is a former French rugby player. He played as a flanker for FC Grenoble.


Taofifénua is originally from Wallis and Futuna. He played for FC Grenoble when they lost in the 1993 final of the French premiership. His brother Jean-Jacques Taofifénua also played rugby for FC Grenoble. In 1999, Taofifenua was handed a 28 day ban for punching Edinburgh Reivers flanker Graham Doll.[1] In 2006, he became the general manager for the USA Limoges.

Career Highlight[edit]

French premiership:

See also[edit]


  1. ^ http://archives.tcm.ie/irishexaminer/1999/12/10/s_text.htm

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