Johnny Rhodes

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Johnny Rhodes (born 1947 in Brisbane, Queensland) is an Australian former rugby league footballer for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, New South Wales, Queensland and for the Australian national side.

Rhodes earned selection for the Australian 1968 World Cup squad and was a member of the team which defeated France in the final. He was selected again in 1975 for the World Cup squad when he was playing for the Wynnum Manly Seagulls in the Brisbane Rugby League.[1]

In 1977, Rhodes captain-coached the Fortitude Valley Diehards in the Brisbane Rugby League.

References

  • Alan Whiticker & Glen Hudson (2007). The Encyclopedia of Rugby League Players. Wetherill Park, New South Wales: Gary Allen Pty Ltd. pp. page 459. ISBN 978-1-877082-93-1.

Footnotes

  1. "Wynnum Manly Seagulls". World of Rugby League. http://queensland.rleague.com/clubs/wynnum.php. Retrieved 16 August 2009.