Next LIVE rugby on TV
to be announced
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 14:30:05 +0000
  • Switch Edition
ESPN SCRUM / England / News
Follow@ESPNSCRUM
Aviva Premiership
Northampton sign Samoa full-back
ESPN Staff
December 23, 2013

Northampton have signed 25-year-old Samoa full-back Fa'atoina Autagavaia.

Autagavaia arrives under the injury dispensation rule to help cover Ben Foden and James Wilson's absence.

"Fa'atoina has shown over the past 18 months that he has the ability to succeed at international level," said director of rugby Jim Mallinder. "We are confident that he'll be able to fit in, especially alongside the Pisi brothers and Kahn Fotuali'i. With Ben and Wilson both out of action we're a bit light at full back, so Fa'atoina will add to our strength in depth in what is a crucial position."

Autagavaia played for his country in the Autumn internationals against Ireland and Georgia and scored a try against Wales in Samoa's victory in 2012.

© ESPN Sports Media Ltd

Live Sports

Communication error please reload the page.

Sponsored Links
Trade on Demo account $100,000! Get a FREE Pack
12 videos + 5 ebooks + $100000 demo + $2500 bonus!
Google Vs Facebook, 60 sec. knock out!
Make $170 in 60 seconds! Choose a champion, Become a Winner!
Make Huge Income from your HomeĀ 
Make real Profits - Sign in for a full training program for free