August 09, 2018
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Ma’afu seals deal with Leicester Tigers

Veteran Fiji Airways Flying Fijians prop Campese Ma’afu has joined Leicester Tigers for the new season.

The 33-year-old who has played 55 internationals for Fiji has been signed as an injury replacement for Ellis Genge who is out until January.

"Campese is a very experienced prop with good knowledge of Premiership and European rugby," Tigers head coach Matt O'Connor told the club website.

The club has not disclosed the length of the contract.

Ma'afu has also played for Cardiff Blues and Nottingham previously.

By Reginald Chandar
 

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