Player Info

Name
Sydney Eru
Nickname
Syd
Date of Birth
26/07/71
Place of Birth
Rotorua, New Zealand
Height
175cm
Weight
90 kg
Nationality
  1. New Zealand
Warriors #
19
Warriors Debut (Date and Match Details)
28th March 1995 vs Western Suburbs Magpies
Junior Club
Upper Hutt Tigers
Signed From
Wellington, New Zealand
Position
  1. Hooker
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syd_Eru
Wellington hooker, a 19-Test veteran for NZ between 1995 and 1998, was a foundation member of the Auckland Warriors in 1995. He was signed as a back up hooker but by the end of the 1995 season he had replaced Duane Mann as the starting hooker. He played 59 games for the Warriors and retired from the team and the professional game in 1999.

Eru’s international career got off to a rocky start in 1995 when he played against France and Australia but was then banned from the World Cup competition after testing positive to the drug pseudo ephedrine.

  • 1990 - Junior Kiwis
  • 1992 - New Zealand Kiwis
  • 1995 - Played for Auckland Warriors
  • 1995 - New Zealand Kiwis

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