Leo Lafaiali’i

Leo Lafaiali’i


  • Number: 40
  • Position: Lock
  • Born: 30/01/74
  • Height: 193
  • Weight: 96
  • Province: Auckland
  • Blues Debut: 1997 v Brumbies
  • Blues Caps: 20
  • Blues Points: 10
  • Breakdown: 2T

The Samoan born lock played for his national team from 2001 to 2007, earning 27 caps in the process and playing in two Rugby World Cup tournaments.

Leo Lafaiali’i started his Super Rugby career with the Blues, playing for his NZ home region from 1997 to 2001 with just one year-long stint at the Chiefs.

He played for Sanyo club in Japan, Overmach Parma in Italy, Bayonne in France before retiring with Yokogawa in Japan.