Hull KR sign Sheffield back Misi Taulapapa for 2012

Tualapapa was named in Samoa's squad for the 2008 World Cup

Hull KR have signed Sheffield Eagles' Samoan full-back Misi Taulapapa on a one-year deal for the 2012 season.

Taulapapa, 29, told the club's websiteexternal-link: "I'm only here for a year and if all goes well then hopefully it'll be for another. The ball is in my corner."

Robins CEO Mike Smith said: "Misi has a real hunger to play at the top level. He is primarily a full-back but his versatility will be an asset to us."

Taulapapa has two caps for the Samoan national team.

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