Fainu charged over alleged stabbing

Manly NRL hooker Manase Fainu has been charged over an alleged stabbing.

Fainu has been charged with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, affray and recklessly cause grievous bodily harm in company, with police set to allege he produced a knife and stabbed another man during an alteraction at a church dance on Friday night.

The 21-year-old will face Liverpool Court later on Tuesday, with the news a possible blow to the Sea Eagles who released Apisai Koroisau for Fainu to be their first-choice No.9 in 2020.

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