Warriors Orange Peeler
Name Solomon Vasuvulagi
Date of Birth 28/12/98
Place of Birth Auckland, New Zealand
Height 6ft 5in/195cm
Weight 98 kg
Nationality New Zealand/Fiji
Junior Club Bay Roskill Vikings
Signed From Glenora Bears
Position Prop/Second Row/Lock
Solomon Vasuvulagi was born 28 December 1998 in Auckland, New Zealand. He is of Fijian and Maori descent.
Vasuvulagi started his league career as a Bay Roskill Viking junior playing in the same team as Tom Ale.
Despite being offered a contract by the Warriors, Vasuvulagi instead took up a contract with the North Queensland Cowboys in 2016 where he spent the next two years playing for the Cowboys NYC team and the Townsville Blackhawks in the Queensland Hastings Deering Colts competition (Hastings Deering Colts is Queensland rugby leagues U21 Jersey Flegg equilivant).
In 2018, Vasuvulagi started at lock in the Hastings Deering Colts Grand Final team losing to eventual champions Norths Devils.
In 2019, Vasuvulagi returned to NZ and played for the Glenora Bears in the Fox Memorial competition. At the end of the 2019 season Vasuvulagi was selected for the Akarana Falcons who won the NZ competition after beating the Canterbury Bulls in the Grand Final. Vasuvulagi was also selected to play for the NZ Maori Residents team who beat the England Community Lions XIII 40-24.
In February 2020, Vasuvulagi was signed to the Altona Roosters Rugby League Club and played in their senior mens team. In late 2020, Vasuvulagi represented the New Zealand Maori team.
In 2021 and 2022, Vasuvulagi once again played for the Glenora Bears.
On 9 February 2023, Vasuvulagi played in the Warriors first trial game against the West Tigers at Mt Smart Stadium scoring the last try in the 48-12 win...