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John Afoa
John Afoa
DOB16th Oct 1983
BirthplaceAuckland, N Zealand
Height1.80 m (5' 11")
Weight120 kg (18 st 12 lb)
PositionProp
Club
HonoursNew Zealand (36 caps)
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Tight head prop who joined the club from Ulster after two and a half seasons with the province, and revered by many as one of the most highly-rated front rowers in Europe.

The 36 time capped and World Cup winning All Black, John put pen to paper with the Cherry and Whites after making 58 appearances for the Ravenhill club as well as 101 appearances for the Blues in Super Rugby before that.

John made his first appearance in Super Rugby for his city of birth, Auckland Blues in 2004 against the Brumbies and scored 3 tries during his time whilst bringing up a century of appearances.

For the All Blacks, Afoa was part of the squad that won the Rugby World Cup on home territory, and he has lived up to his reputation so far with three fine seasons at Kingsholm.

 
Date Opposition Tries Conv DG Pen YC RC Pts Mins
01/09/2017
Exeter Chiefs







59
09/09/2017
Harlequins







35
16/09/2017
Leicester Tigers







68
22/09/2017
Worcester Warriors







58
29/09/2017
Sale Sharks
1





5
25
07/10/2017
Northampton Saints







64
19/10/2017
Agen







26
Total Played 7 1
0
0
0
0
0
5
335
CompetitionTeamPlayedTriesConvDGPenYCRCPts
2017-2018 - Aviva Premiership Rugby
Gloucester Rugby
4 +2
1





5
2017-2018 - European Rugby Challenge Cup
Gloucester Rugby
0 +1







2017-2018 Total

4 +3
1





5
2016-2017 - Aviva Premiership Rugby
Gloucester Rugby
15 +3
2



1

10
2016-2017 - European Rugby Challenge Cup
Gloucester Rugby
6 +2
1





5
2016-2017 Total

21 +5
3



1

15
2015-2016 - Aviva Premiership Rugby
Gloucester Rugby
18 +1







2015-2016 - European Rugby Challenge Cup
Gloucester Rugby
2







2015-2016 Total

20 +1







2014-2015 - Aviva Premiership Rugby
Gloucester Rugby
18 +2
1





5
2014-2015 - Champions Cup Play Offs
Gloucester Rugby
2




2


2014-2015 - European Rugby Challenge Cup
Gloucester Rugby
8







2014-2015 Total

28 +2
1



2

5
Total - Aviva Premiership Rugby

55 +8
4



1

20
Total - European Rugby Challenge Cup

16 +3
1





5
Total - Champions Cup Play Offs

2




2


Total

73 +11
5
0
0
0
3
0
25
A plus sign (+) in the played column denotes substitute appearance
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