25 year old rookie prop Matagi was one of the great stories of the 2013 season. Through faith and perseverance, he reached his 5 year goal of playing in the NRL. It's moments like these that make us who we are.
The New Zealand Warriors honour the mana of the Indigenous peoples of Aotearoa, Australia and the Pacific. We acknowledge the traditional kaitiaki of the lands, elders past and present, their stories, their traditions, their mamae and their mana motuhake.