Woolf ready to return as Tonga coach after PM intervenes

Tu'u mateuteu 'a e faiako 'a e Mate Ma'a Tonga ke foki mo e kau va'inga hange ko Jason Taumalolo mo Andrew Fifita kapau 'e tali ai pe 'apongipongi 'e he Kautaha Liiki Fakavaha'apule'anga 'a e fokotu'u atu mei he pule'anga Tonga ke ne tali ke fengaue'aki mo ha poate liiki fo'ou 'a Tonga ne toki fokotu'u. Ko e kautaha fo'ou ko eni kuo ui ia ko e Tonga Ma'a Tonga Rugby League pea kuo 'osi fakamafai'i ia 'e he Tonga Sports Council 'a Tonga ko e sino fakataimi ia ke ne ako'i mo pule'i e timi liiki ki he tesi. 'Oku mahino foki 'oku 'ikai tamate'i heni 'a e poate fakataimi 'oku taki ai 'a Siaosi Koloamatangi mo Clive Edwards Jnr he 'oku kei fakalao pe ia. Ko e me'a 'oku feinga ki ai 'a e pule'anga', pea ne 'oatu 'eni 'i ha tohi 'a e palemia le'ole'o Semisi Sika ki he kautaha liiki fakavaha'apule'anga', ko e kole ke tali 'e he liiki fakavaha'apule'anga 'a e kautaha liiki fo'ou 'a Tonga, ko e sino ia ke nau fakalele 'a e ngaahi va'inga liiki lokolo mo fakavaha'apule'anga 'a Tonga. 'E aofangatuku 'eni 'o mahino he Tu'apulelulu 'a ia ko 'apongipongi. Ka tali ia pea 'e foki mai leva 'a Woolf 'o faiako pea pehe kia Taumalolo mo e tamaiki ne nau mamahi. Na'e 'i Tonga foki ha fakafofonga mei he Kautaha Liiki fakavaha'apule'anga 'o feme'a'aki mo palemia le'ole'o. 'Oku hoha'a lahi foki 'a e Liiki Fakavaha'apule'anga' he oku 'ikai ke nau loto ke mole 'a e fu'u kau poupou tokolahi fau 'o e Mate Ma'a Tonga koeuhi ko e ngaahi fekihiaki 'i Tonga. Neongo e va'inga malie mo e tu'umalie 'a ha timi, ka ka 'ikai poupou ha kakai ia ke nau o 'o mamata'i mo poupoua pea ko e fu'u mole lahi ia ki he va'inga ko ia.

By Brad Walter NRL.com Senior Reporter Kristian Woolf is set to be reinstated as Tonga coach for the upcoming Tests against Great Britain and Australia, and possibly the World Cup Nines, after the Prime Minister asked the RLIF to officially recognise a new governing body in the island kingdom. Tongan Prime Minister Semisi Sika has…


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