Rugby ATL added Manasa Saulo for the 2021 Major League Rugby season. The 31-year-old tighthead/loosehead prop (32 in April ) is 6’0″ and 290 lbs.
Manasa is from Wainawaqa, Naitasiri, Fiji, and attended Ratu Sukuna Memorial School, and Lelean Memorial School.
StarFish, as he is called, played for the Timisoara Saracens from 2014-2016, Toulon in the Top 14 during the 2016-2017 season, the London Irish from 2017-2019, and signed with Agen in the Top 14 for 2020.
Manasa has 47 caps for Fiji, with 34 of them starts. He made his test debut against England at Twickenham on 12 November 2012, and his last test was against Wales at Oita, Japan on 9, October. He played 7 matches, including 6 starts between the Rugby World Cups 2015 and 2019.
In 2020 he played with Suva Rugby in the Skipper Cup.