Male Sa’u

Male Sa’u


  • Number: 249
  • Position: Midfield
  • Born: 13/10/1987
  • Province: Counties Manukau
  • Blues Debut: 2016 v Highlanders
  • Blues Caps: 9 (17 SR)

Male Sa’u played for Counties Manukau for the first Air New Zealand Cup in 2006 and played 18 times for his province. He also earned selection for NZ Under-19 and Under-20 national teams.

For the 2008-2009 season, Sa’u joined Yamaha Jubilo team and has played in Japan since, with now over 50 games there. Sa’u qualified and was selected for Japan by Eddie Jones in 2013 and has played 26 times for the country to date including a key role in the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

He gained Super Rugby experience with stint for Melbourne Rebels in 2014 season.