OTHER NATIONS' INTERNATIONALS

Ponsonby players who were chosen for other countries while still with the club - Men.

Pacific nations started selecting offshore-based players in the early 1980s, although it didn't become a widespread practice for another ten years. Nowadays almost all the top Pacific players are professionals in Europe or Japan, but 28 players have been chosen to represent Pacific test teams while still with the club. Click the link above for the full list, or on the names below for individual profiles.


Jack Huch: Samoa 1982-86

Petaia Nee Nee: Samoa 1987-91

Peter Fatialofa: Samoa 1988-89-90-91-92-93-94-95-96; NZ Centenary World XV 1992.

Eddie Ioane: Samoa 1990-91-92

Shem Tatupu: Samoa 1990-93-95

Apollo Perelini: Samoa 1991

Brian Lima: Samoa 1992-93-94-95-96-97-98-99

Ofisa Tonu'u: Samoa 1993

Darren Kellett: Samoa 1993-94-95

Alfred Uluinayau: Fiji 1996-97-98-99-01-02-03

Richard Rasmussen: Samoa 1998

Tonga Nginingini: Tonga 1998

Taunaholo Taufahema: Tonga 1998-2001

Filipo Toala: Samoa 1999-2000

Quintan Sanft: Samoa 2000

Jonathan Meredith: Samoa 2001-02-03-04

Siaosi Vaili: Samoa 2001-02-03

Mark Luafalealo: Samoa 2001

Sam Hala: Tonga 2002

Sione Fonua: Tonga 2002-03

Stanley Afeaki: Tonga 2002-03

Dale Rasmussen: Samoa 2003

Soane Tonga'uiha: Pacific Islanders 2004

James Johnston: Samoa 2008

Sean Morrell: Fiji 2009-10

Paul Williams: Samoa 2010

Chay Raui: Cook Islands 2014

Danny Tusitala: Samoa 2016