Joe Vagana

Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Born
Tuesday, 21st January, 1975
Current Age
46 years and 274 days
Place Of Birth
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Known Family Links

Cousin
Nigel Vagana

Biography

One of the tallest players to ever represent NZ, forward Joe Vagana represented Western Samoa in 1995’s World Cup before making his Test debut with the Kiwis the following year. He spent six seasons with the Warriors’ after the club’s debut in the ARL, but following the Kiwis’ World Cup campaign in 2000, in which Vagana appeared in 6 matches, he shifted to England and played for the Bradford Bulls. He was a member of the Bradford team which won the English Challenge Cup and Super League grand final in 2003.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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International

Test Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Samoa 1995 2 - -   - - 1 1 0 50.00% List
New Zealand 1996-00 25 3 -   - 12 17 7 1 68.00% List
Overall 1995-2000 27 3 0   0 12 18 8 1 66.67% List

World Cup Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Samoa 1995 2 - -   - - 1 1 0 50.00% List
New Zealand 1996-2000 6 - -   - - 5 1 0 83.33% List
Overall 1995-2000 8 0 0   0 - 6 2 0 75.00% List


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Auckland ARL 1995 8 - -   - - 5 3 0 62.50% List
Auckland ARL 1996 20 1 -   - 4 10 10 0 50.00% List
Auckland Super League 1997 17 - -   - - 7 10 0 41.18% List
Auckland NRL 1998 22 2 -   - 8 8 14 0 36.36% List
Auckland NRL 1999 24 5 -   - 20 10 14 0 41.67% List
Auckland NRL 2000 24 1 -   - 4 8 14 2 33.33% List
Overall 1995-2000 115 9 0   0 36 48 65 2 41.74% List

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Warriors 1995-00 115 9 -   - 36 48 65 2 41.74% List
Overall 1995-2000 115 9 0   0 36 48 65 2 41.74% List

English League Career - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Bradford Super League VI 2001 34 2 -   - 8 27 6 1 79.41% List
Bradford Super League VII 2002 31 1 -   - 4 24 7 0 77.42% List
Bradford Super League VIII 2003 32 5 -   - 20 26 6 0 81.25% List
Bradford Super League IX 2004 28 1 -   - 4 19 8 1 67.86% List
Bradford Super League X 2005 33 1 1   - 6 22 10 1 66.67% List
Bradford Super League XI 2006 33 3 -   - 12 19 12 2 57.58% List
Bradford Super League XII 2007 29 5 -   - 20 18 10 1 62.07% List
Bradford Super League XIII 2008 19 1 -   - 4 7 12 0 36.84% List
Overall 2001-2008 239 19 1   0 78 162 71 6 67.78% List

English League Career - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Bradford 2001-08 239 2 -   - 8 162 71 6 67.78% List
Overall 2001-2008 239 19 1   0 78 162 71 6 67.78% List

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