Alex Sexton

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Alex Sexton
Alex Sexton 2017.jpg
Sexton playing for Gold Coast in June 2017
Personal information
Full name Alex Sexton
Date of birth (1993-12-03) 3 December 1993 (age 24)
Original team(s) Redland (NEAFL)
Springwood (QAFL)
Draft No. 88, 2011 National Draft (ZS), Gold Coast
Height 185 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 71 kg (157 lb)
Club information
Current club Gold Coast
Number 6
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2012– Gold Coast 75 (43)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2017.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Alex Sexton (born 3 December 1993) is a professional Australian rules footballer who plays for the Gold Coast Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).

Early life[edit]

Sexton was born in Melbourne and spent the early part of his life in Reservoir, Victoria. At the age of 14, his family relocated to Logan, Queensland where he played junior football for the Springwood Pumas and attended Chisholm Catholic College.[1]

AFL career[edit]

He was drafted to the Gold Coast Suns in the 2011 National Draft, with pick # 88 as a Queensland Zone Selection. He made his debut in Round 8, 2012, against Western Bulldogs at Marrara Oval.[2]


  1. ^ Sexton wins rising star nomination
  2. ^ Whiting, Michael (18 May 2012). "Sexton Appeal". Archived from the original on 22 May 2012. Retrieved 20 May 2012. 

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