Samoan Sensation: Teenager Inks Historic Deal with Premier League Giants Burnley FC


Burnley Football Club proudly announces that Marley Leuluai, an outstanding U18s defender of Samoan descent, has inked a professional contract with them, securing his place with the Burnley Football Club until the summer of 2026.

Marley Leuluai, the rising star, proudly claims heritage as the son of Super League icon Kylie Leuluai. Kylie Leuluai represented Samoa in the 2008 Rugby League World Cup, subsequently earning the esteemed title of Samoan Player of the Year in 2009. The Leuluai legacy continues with Marley’s promising journey taking center stage.

Kylie Leuluai, father of Marley Leuluai

Leuluai played a pivotal role in securing the New Zealand U17 squads qualification for the U17 World Cup. Leuluai is currently away in Indonesia for the tournament.

Turf Moor, the historic home stadium of Burnley FC, has witnessed the presence of football legends such as Cristiano Ronaldo and David Beckham, particularly during Burnleys encounters with Manchester United.