Former All Blacks centre Ma’a Nonu has announced that he is leaving French side Toulon due to what he terms as “family reasons.”
Nonu, a two time world Cup winner with the All Blacks signed for the Top 14 club after helping his country clinch the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England.
“I have decided to take a step back from rugby to spend time with my family and assess my options for the future,” Nonu wrote on his Instagram account.
“Thank you to the fans who have always shown unconditional support. Toulon and its people will always hold a special place in my heart,” he added.
The 36 year old leaves Toulon having featured in 77 matches for the side.