Chad Liddell

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Chad Liddell
Personal information
Full name Chad Liddell
Date of birth (1977-01-21) 21 January 1977 (age 37)
Original team Southern Stingrays
Draft 30th overall, 1994
Height/Weight 185 cm / 80 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1995–98 Collingwood 29 (15)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1998 season.

Chad Liddell (born 21 January 1977) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for Collingwood in the Australian Football League (AFL) during the 1990s.

Liddell played his early football at Mentone Grammar and with the Southern Stingrays. After being recruited with pick 30 in the 1994 AFL Draft, Liddell was used initially by Collingwood as a forward but developed into a half back flanker. He kicked two goals and had 21 disposals in a win over St Kilda at the MCG in his first season but in four years at the club was in and out of the seniors.

He joined Sandringham after being delisted and won their 'Best and Fairest' award in 2002. Liddell captained the club to premierships in 2004, 2005 and 2006.

Chad Liddell was awarded life membership of Sandringham in 2009

References[edit]

  • Chad Liddell's statistics from AFL Tables
  • Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.