Fiji Airways Fijian 7s coach, Gareth Baber has named his 13-member squad for the Oktoberfest 7s to be played in Munich, Germany next week.
Coach Baber is using the tour as a development opportunity for his squad members and to strengthen depth ahead of the 2019/2020 HSBC Sevens Series.
2019 HSBC World Sevens Series players Asaeli Tuivuaka, Terio Tamani, Napolioni Ratu, Isoa Tabu, Apenisa Cakabalavu and Livai Ikanikoda will be joined by Vodafone Fijian Under-20 reps Anasa Qaranivalu, Osea Natoga and Kaminieli Rasaku and Nadi duo Tevita Mociu and Vuniona Vukinavanua in the team.
Baber says their main motive is to continue developing players for the 2019/2020 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series and for the Olympic Games.
He highlighted that the experienced players, many of which were part of Fiji’s Pacific Games gold medal, will have a vital role to play during the tournament.
The Fiji Airways Fijian 7s leave for Germany this Sunday 15th September, with competition commencing on the 22nd and 23rd in Munich.