PLAYERS | Joseph Paulo

Panther 476

30 matches [2008-2011]

16 points [4 tries]


St. Clair junior who was a member of the premiership winning Jersey Flegg team in 2007 before moving up to the Under 20s Toyota Cup in 2008.

Primarily a second rower / lock forward, he was a number of Toyota Cup squad members who would graduate to the NRL team that year, making his debut in the second row in their golden point victory over the Sharks. In total, he would make 8 appearances in the NRL throughout 2008, alternating between starting and bench forward.

He was selected in the Samoa World Cup squad later that year, playing in three of their pool matches.

Over the next three seasons, he would be a part of the NRL squad and would make a total of 22 appearances, primarily coming off the bench and crossed for his first try in the 2009 season.

In 2010, he was a part of the Windsor Wolves team that were runners up in the NSW Cup.

Midway through the 2011 season, after a solitary NRL appearance he was granted a release and signed with Parramatta.

After 5 seasons, he joined Cronulla in 2016, and was a non-playing member of their maiden premiership that year. In 2018, he moved to St. Helens in the English Super League and in 2021 shifted to Toulouse in the second tier Championship.

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