Billy Longer

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Billy Longer
Billy Longer 2017.2.jpg
Longer in June 2017
Personal information
Full name Billy Longer
Date of birth (1993-05-12) 12 May 1993 (age 24)
Original team(s) Northern Knights (TAC Cup)
Draft No. 8, 2011 National Draft, Brisbane Lions
Height / weight 201cm / 98kg
Club information
Current club St Kilda
Number 18
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2012–2013 Brisbane Lions 9 (0)
2014– St Kilda 40 (2)
Total 49 (2)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2016.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Billy Longer is a professional Australian rules footballer who plays for the St Kilda Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). He was recruited with pick #8 in the 2011 National Draft, having played as a ruckman for the Northern Knights in the TAC Cup.[1]

Playing career[edit]

2012–2013: Career with Brisbane[edit]

He made his debut in Round 3 of the 2012 AFL season, against Fremantle.

2014–present: Career with St Kilda[edit]

After two years and nine senior games, Longer announced that he wanted to return to Melbourne to live, he said he missed his family and friends and sought a trade. He expressed an interest in playing for St Kilda,[2] and was traded, along with pick 48, for picks 25 and 41.[3]


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