Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu was one of the stars of last season’s Aviva Premiership bringing a swagger and a style that lit up Kingsholm throughout a great season for the Cherry and Whites. But there is far more to Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu than the man you see on the field. He is, it is safe to say, one of the great characters of the English game and here we take a look at the man who has been taken to the hearts of fans across England.
Who: Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu
|DOB||31st Oct 1980|
|Height||1.85 m (6′ 1″)|
|Weight||102 kg (16 st 1 lb)|
|Honours||Samoa (17 caps)|
Fun Fact: A firm believer of life after rugby, Eliota is actually a trained Soliciter.
The first of the two videos includes his windmill dummy for Gloucester against the Dragons, Gloucester’s LV= Cup final win over Newcastle, against Wasps in the Aviva Premiership
Not to mention his ‘header’ try playing for Auckland University a few years ago.Like Rugby World? Subscribe to the magazine for the latest comprehensive content.
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