Tonga have just named an absolutely stacked squad for Pacific Nations Cup

Headlines 27/05/2022

Ikale Tahi have just named their squad for the upcoming Pacific Nations Cup, and there are a number of key players that have caught the attention of rugby pundits.

Former Wallaby Israel Folau has been brought into the squad, alongside former All Blacks Salesi (Charles) Piutau, Augustine Pulu, and Malakai Fekitoa.

The squad also features other marquee names such as former Chiefs prop Ben Tameifuna, and Moana Pasifika stars Solomone Kata and Tima Fainga'anuku.

Much has been speculated about the potential of the Tongan Rugby Union squad, with many fantasizing about the names that are eligible be featured on the team list.

And it appears as though a lot of that speculation has proved to be correct with the star-studded lineup they've produced for the upcoming Pacific Nations Cup.

Rugby World Cup qualification is on the line at the PNC, and if Ikale Tahi can perform well and qualify, that gives them a whole year to prepare for Rugby's biggest stage.

Whether they qualify or not, one thing is for certain, fans of Ikale Tahi will be loudly and proudly backing their team all the way. And judging by this squad, they're gonna have a whole lot to cheer about!