Danny Stanley

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Danny Stanley
Personal information
Full name Daniel Stanley
Date of birth (1988-02-18) 18 February 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Victoria
Original team Geelong Falcons (TAC Cup)
Draft #21, 2005 National Draft, Collingwood
#5, 2010 Rookie Draft, Gold Coast
Height/Weight 187cm / 88 kg
Position(s) Midfielder / Forward
Club information
Current club Gold Coast
Number 25
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
Gold Coast
05 0(0)
53 (31)
58 (31)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 2013 season.

Daniel "Danny" Stanley (born 18 February 1988) is an Australian rules footballer in the Australian Football League.

Football career[edit]

Danny played his junior football with the Ocean Grove FC in the BFL.

Collingwood career (2007–2009)[edit]

Recruited by the Collingwood Football Club in the 2005 AFL Draft, he is considered a solid midfield prospect. Stanley was delisted by Collingwood at the end of the 2009 season.[1]

After being de-listed by Collingwood in October 2009, Danny trained with Fremantle before being selected by Gold Coast in the 2010 Pre-season Draft.[2][3]

Gold Coast career (2011–present)[edit]

He finished the 2011 season playing every game, and finishing on 20 goals. Making him the first ever leading goal kicker for the Gold Coast, after never kicking a goal for Collingwood.


  1. ^ Bernard, Jonathan (17 November 2009). "Player review: 28. Danny Stanley". Collingwood Football Club. Retrieved 15 December 2009. 
  2. ^ Chadwick, Justin (2 November 2009). "Dodd's braveness costs him half of 2010". 
  3. ^ Burgan, Matt (15 December 2009). "Gold Coast drafts for 'steel' and experience". Australian Football League. Retrieved 15 December 2009. 

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