Cronulla utility player Fa’amanu Brown has signed a two-year deal that will see him play for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs for the next two seasons.
22-year-old Brown, who has been with the Sharks since his junior days and captained their Under 20’s side in 2014, will add cover in a number of areas for the Bulldogs and their 2018 roster.
The New Zealander, who made his First Grade debut for the Sharks in 2014, has also represented Samoa.
In addition, the Bulldogs have re-signed promising forward Renouf To’omaga, for a further three seasons keeping him at Belmore until the end of 2020.
The 21-year-old second rower from New Zealand, represented the Junior Kiwis in 2015 and performed strongly for the Bulldogs at the Auckland Nines this year.
Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs 2018 Player Movements
|2018 Gains: Fa'amanu Brown (Cronulla Sharks, 2019), Kieran Foran (New Zealand Warriors, 2020), Ofahiki Ogden (New Zealand Warriors, 2019), Aaron Woods (Wests Tigers, 2021)|
|2018 Losses: Craig Garvey (released), James Graham (St George Illawarra Dragons), Sam Kasiano (Melbourne Storm), Michael Lichaa (released), Tyrone Phillips (released), Josh Reynolds (Wests Tigers)|
|Re-Signed: Adam Elliott (2020), Danny Fualalo (2019), Kerrod Holland (2020), Will Hopoate (2020), Marcelo Montoya (2020), Reimis Smith (2019), Renouf To'omaga (2020), Aiden Tolman (2020)|
|Off Contract 2017: Michael Doolan, Rod Griffin, Andy Saunders, Chase Stanley|