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Sport NRL 2020: Souths players welcome potential Semi Radradra recruitment

14:33  20 november  2019
14:33  20 november  2019 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Semi Radradra Turagasoli Waqavatu (born 13 June 1992) is a Fijian professional rugby union player , and former rugby league player . He currently plays for French club Bordeaux and the Fiji national

Radradra made his NRL debut for the Eels in 2013 finishing the year with 7 matches and scoring 5 tries. 2015 saw him break a 61-year-old record by On 6 May, he made his debut for Australia against New Zealand in the Anzac Test. In his final year in NRL , Semi scored 22 tries in 26 appearances.

As South Sydney captain-in-waiting Damien Cook noted with a laugh, the Rabbitohs have been linked with just about every available player since news of Sam Burgess’s retirement broke.

Semi Radradra holding a football ball © Getty Images

With a decision expected soon on whether the NRL will allow the Bunnies to medically retire the Englishman and free up serious cash under the salary cap, a host of names have been thrown up as potential targets.

Former Eels sensation Semi Radradra tops that list.

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The Parramatta Eels are aware of allegations made on Tuesday concerning winger Semi Radradra . The Parramatta Eels have, through their welfare staff, been providing ongoing programs and services to Semi Radradra and his family, and will continue to offer support as required to all staff, players and

A third party, acting on Radradra’s behalf, has held informal talks with the Bunnies and the interest from both camps is genuine.

The powerful Fijian has been playing rugby in France for the past two years but is keen to re-settle in Australia.

Senior South Sydney players are watching developments with interest.

“Apparently Souths are looking at every player (according to rumours) but first we’ve got to sort out what the go is with Sam (Burgess),” Cook told Sporting News.

“But Semi Radradra is a quality player and he did a great job when he was in the NRL.

“He’d be a great asset to most clubs.

“Who knows (what will happen)? We will see how it plays out.”

Backrower Cameron Murray is excited about the prospect of such a phenomenal talent returning to the game.

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Parramatta Eels player Semi Radradra was detained immediately by police when he arrived back in Australia on a flight from Fiji last night. “The club will work closely with the relevant authorities and be open with the NRL Integrity Unit throughout this process.” Radradra is set to appear in Parramatta

The Parramatta Eels confirmed on Saturday night that Semi Radradra has been granted permission to return to Fiji for a short family visit during the bye round. He is expected to return to Sydney in time to prepare for the club's next NRL game against Cronulla. Semi Radradra is contracted to play for the

“I haven’t been following Semi’s (rugby) career too closely but obviously what he did in the NRL was incredible,” he said.

“He is one of those freak athletes who gets the job done on the wing.

“He’d be a great asset to any NRL side and the NRL as a whole.

“It would be great to have him back in the NRL playing as well as he was.”

When it was suggested he’d rather play with Radradra than against him, Murray replied: “Exactly. There are a few people in the NRL like that and he is one of them.”

The Bunnies have told Radradra’s camp they will be back in touch once the NRL has made a call on Burgess.

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