Matthew Ryan (rugby league)
15 September 1969 |
|Position||Fullback, Wing, Centre|
|1999||Nth. Qld. Cowboys||9||3||0||0||12|
|1997||New South Wales (SL)||3||1||0||0||4|
|As of 1 August 2009|
|Source: Rugby League Project|
Matthew Ryan (born 15 September 1969) is an Australian former rugby league footballer who played most of his career with the Canterbury Bulldogs (1990 to 1998). Usually playing at centre, Fullback or on the wing, Ryan was a member of Canterbury's 1994 Grand Final-losing side as a reserve. The following season however, he and the Bulldogs won the 1995 ARL premiership grand final.
In the 1997 Super League season Ryan was selected to represented New South Wales on three occasions in the Super League Tri-series, scoring a try. That year he was also the Telstra premiership's leading try-scorer. Ryan later left the Bulldogs to play in the 1999 NRL season for the North Queensland Cowboys.
- Matthew Ryan at bulldogs.com.au
- Matthew Ryan stats at rugbyleagueproject.com