Campese Ma'afu

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Campese Ma'afu
Campese Ma'afu June 2014.jpg
Full name George David Campese Ma'afu
Date of birth (1984-12-19) 19 December 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth Sydney
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Weight 118 kg (18 st 8 lb; 260 lb)
School Granville Boys High School
Notable relative(s) Salesi Ma'afu (brother)
Apakuki Ma'afu (brother)
Rugby union career
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010–12
2012–13
2013–15
2015
2016
West Harbour
Cardiff Blues
Nottingham
Provence
Northampton Saints
??
5
36
0
10
(??
(5)
(20)
(0)
(0))
Correct as of 10 March 2017
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010– Fiji 43 ((10))
Correct as of 19 November 2016

Campese Ma'afu, (born (1984-12-19)19 December 1984) is a Fiji professional rugby union footballer. Ma'afu was selected to the Fijian National squad in 2010. His older brother, Salesi Ma'afu plays for the Australian Wallabies. A third brother, the youngest, Apakuki, plays for Tonga.

The Ma'afu family made an especially interesting mark in rugby history in 2010 when the two brothers, Salesi and Campese, squared off against each other in a test match between Australia and Fiji. Salesi played for the Wallabies at tight-head Prop while his brother Campese played for Fiji at loose-head prop.

He will join the Cardiff Blues for the start of the Pro12 2012/13 season.[1] He signed to play for Nottingham R.F.C. in the RFU Championship in the 2013/14 season.[2] He remained at Nottingham until signing for the French Pro D2 club Provence in 2015.

In 2016, he signed for Aviva Premiership side, Northampton Saints with immediate effect from the 2016-17 season.[3]

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