Steve Linnane

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Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Full Name
Steve Joseph Linnane
Born
Friday, 5th March, 1965
Current Age
54 years and 137 days
Place Of Birth
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Awards & Accolades

Dally M Rookie Of The Year
1985

Known Family Links

Nephew
Mark Kheirallah

Biography

Sydney-born halfback played in Dubbo as a junior before being graded by Souths in 1983. Linnane shifted to St George the following year and was the season's top try-scorer in 1985 (16t), the year Saints went down to C’bury in the grand final. The 'Dally M' Rookie of the Year in 1985, Linnane was a tough competitor with a good kicking game but his latter career was overshadowed by a long suspension in 1987 and his sacking from the Dragons as a disciplinary action in 1990. After a season with Newcastle he successfully took over as captain-coach of Kurri Kurri. In 2000 he was coach of Rochdale in England but moved to Halifax in 2001.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George NSWRL 1985 26 17 -   2 70 19 5 2 73.08% Match list
St George NSWRL 1986 22 2 -   3 11 12 9 1 54.55% Match list
St George NSWRL 1987 12 2 -   7 15 6 5 1 50.00% Match list
St George NSWRL 1988 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
St George NSWRL 1989 17 2 -   2 10 8 9 0 47.06% Match list
St George NSWRL 1990 21 - -   5 5 8 13 0 38.10% Match list
Newcastle NSWRL 1991 18 2 -   - 8 4 11 3 22.22% Match list
Overall 1985-1991 117 25 0   19 119 57 53 7 48.72% Match list

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George 1985-90 99 23 -   19 111 53 42 4 53.54% Match list
Newcastle 1991 18 2 -   - 8 4 11 3 22.22% Match list
Overall 1985-1991 117 25 0   19 119 57 53 7 48.72% Match list

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George 1985 2 1 -   - 4 1 1 0 50.00% Match list
Overall 1985 2 1 0   0 4 1 1 0 50.00% Match list

Your Say

John Forster says: Captain/coach of Kurri Kurri winning consecutive Newcastle district rugby league premierships 1993,1994 & 1995 (26/09/2013)

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Last modified: Fri, 19 Jul 2019 23:33:01 +0000 (Sydney time)