|Full name||Dean Robert Lonergan|
|Source: nzleague.co.nz RLP|
Dean represented the New Zealand Kiwis from 1986 to 1991 and also represented Auckland. He played for the Glenora Bears and City Newton Dragons in the Auckland Rugby League competition and the Canberra Raiders in the NSWRL Premiership. He spent 1989 with the Rochdale Hornets in England.
In a Test match against Australia in Melbourne in 1991, Lonergan clashed famously with Kangaroo forward Steve Roach and had to be carried from the field. However he returned to the field and New Zealand won the match.
- LONERGAN, Dean Robert 1986 - 87, 1990 - 91 - Kiwi #597 nzleague.co.nz
- Profile at BSport.co.nz
- Rochdale Hornets v Oldham Division 2, 1 December 1991
- Deane, Steve (2009-10-23). "Top 10 moments in Kiwi league". nzherald.co.nz (New Zealand: APN Holdings NZ Limited). Retrieved 2010-02-05.
- Dean Lonergan: Kiwis' success should Sparc rethink from bureaucrats New Zealand Herald, 24 November 2008
- Longergan's the Main Man New Truth & TV Extra, 28 May 2004