Glasgow Warriors Set To Sign Highlanders Star

Done deal.

Highlanders prop Siosiua Halanukonuka has signed with PRO12 side Glasgow Warriors according to popular Tongan news outlet Matangi Online.

Halanukonuka has made 14 appearances for the Otago Highlanders in the last two seasons, and has six caps representing Tonga. The tighthead featured in the Highlanders’ win over the British and Irish Lions back in June.

Glasgow are yet to confirm the signing or contract details of what will be new head coach Dave Rennie’s eighth summer recruit. Halanukonuka follows Huw Jones, Oli Kebble and Brandon Thomson from South Africa’s Stormers, Callum Gibbins and Lelia Masaga from New Zealand’s Hurricanes and Chiefs respectively, Adam Hastings from Bath and Samuela Vunisa from Saracens.

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