Titimaea Tafua

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Titimaea "Dicky" Tafua is the former coach of the Samoa Sevens rugby team. He took up the position of coach in 2006. He is a former international for Samoa and captained the first Samoa team that played against Wales in 1989. He led Samoa to win their first Wellington sevens and Hong Kong sevens tournament in the 2006/07 season.[1] In February 2009 it was announced that Tafua would coach Manu Samoa, replacing Niko Palamo.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Determined Samoa finally taste sevens victory". The New Zealand Herald. 5 February 2007. Retrieved 28 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "International Rugby Board - News". 3 February 2009. Retrieved 28 May 2010. 
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Samoa Niko Palamo
Samoa National Rugby Union Coach
2009-2011
Succeeded by
Samoa Stephen Betham