Leva Fifita

  • Connacht Rugby have announced the signing of Tongan international lock Leva Fifita.
    He joins Connacht from French side Grenoble where he has made 65 appearances in four seasons with the club, having previously represented New Zealand side Waikato in the Mitre 10 Cup. The 31-year old has earned 19 caps for the Tonga national team and started in all four games in the country’s 2019 Rugby World Cup campaign.
    The move also sees Fifita reunited with incoming Connacht Forwards Coach Dewald Senekal, who served as his Head Coach at the French club for two seasons.