NameFetuli Talanoa Career startAugust 20, 2006 Weight99 kg
Height1.83 m RoleRugby Player
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Fetuli Talanoa (born 23 November 1987) is a New Zealand-born Tonga rugby league player who currently plays his club football for Hull F.C. in the European Super League competition. His position of choice is either Wing, Centre or Fullback.
Talanoa began his playing career for the South Sydney Rabbitohs in The NRL and also played for Souths feeder side The North Sydney Bears in The NSW Cup. With Norths, Talanoa play 38 games and scored 14 tries.
In 2014, Talanoa signed for Super League club Hull FC. In 2016, he would play in Hull FC's 12-10 win over Warrington Wolves in the 2016 Challenge Cup final. This was the first time that Hull FC had won the cup at Wembley Stadium after 8 previous attempts. In 2017, Hull FC won the Challenge Cup again with Talanoa scoring a try in the 18-14 win over Wigan Warriors.
Fetuli has appeared on several occasions for the Tonga national rugby league team with his first international appearances coming during the 2006 Federation Shield competition.
In August 2008, Talanoa was named in the Tonga training squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup, and in October 2008 he was named in the final 24-man Tonga squad.
He was named in the New Zealand training squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.