Fotu Auelua beats post-surgery depression to lead by example with Brumbies

By Chris Dutton
Updated January 21 2014 - 9:08am, first published January 18 2014 - 3:00am
Fotu Aeulua on the charge at Brumbies training on Thursday. Photo: Katherine Griffiths
Fotu Aeulua on the charge at Brumbies training on Thursday. Photo: Katherine Griffiths

Brumbies forward Fotu Auelua ballooned to 139 kilograms as he battled post-surgery ''depression'', losing his passion for rugby in an off-season that mentally drained him.

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