Daniel Wagon

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Daniel Wagon
Daniel Wagon (10 August 2008).jpg
Wagon while playing for Parramatta in 2008
Personal information
Full name Daniel David Wagon
Born (1976-04-30) 30 April 1976 (age 41)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Height 187 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 98 kg (15 st 6 lb)
Playing information
Position Lock, Five-eighth
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1997–98 St. George Dragons 28 11 0 0 44
1999–08 Parramatta Eels 204 43 0 0 172
2009 Limoux Grizzlies 20 10 0 0 40
2010 Aston Bulls 2 1 0 0 4
Total 254 65 0 0 260
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2001 Queensland 3 0 0 0 0
As of 5 October 2008
Source: RLP RL stats

Daniel Wagon (born 30 April 1976 in Brisbane, Queensland) is an Australian professional rugby league player and coach, who currently coaches Limoux Grizzlies in the Elite One Championship and plays for the Aston DSC Bulls in the AMNRL. He primarily plays in the back row. He previously played for the St. George Dragons and Parramatta Eels in the National Rugby League where he started his career out in the centres before moving to the back row.

NRL career[edit]

He played his junior rugby league for New South Wales junior side Maclean, Wagon was selected to represent Queensland as five-eighth for all three games of the 2001 State of Origin series. At the end of the season he played for the Parramatta Eels at lock forward in their 2001 NRL grand final loss to the Newcastle Knights.


He joined French rugby leagues Elite One Championship for the 2009 season where he played for the Limoux Grizzlies.[1] He finished playing in France at the beginning of April.

Return to Australia[edit]

He returned to Australia in 2009 with the Gundagai Tigers in the Group 9 rugby league competition before moving to the States.[2]

United States[edit]

Wagon was one of the international players invited to the launch of the proposed NRLUS competition in the United States in July 2010.[3] He also joined the Aston Bulls of the semi-professional American National Rugby League (AMNRL), making him the highest profile player in the AMNRL. He is due to arrive in May 2010 to begin training with the club in preparation for their first match for the Philadelphia Fight.[4][5]

Career highlights[edit]


  1. ^ "2009 NRL Player Movements". NRL Live. 4 October 2008. Archived from the original on 5 October 2008. Retrieved 4 October 2008. 
  2. ^ Muir, Les (22 June 2009). "Daniel Jumps On Tigers Bandwagon". The Daily Advertiser. Retrieved 22 June 2009. 
  3. ^ http://www.rugbyleague.com/rugby-league-news/international-stars-in-us-rl.html
  4. ^ http://www.hometeamsonline.com/teams/default.asp?u=ASTONBULLS&t=c&s=htosports&p=NewsStory&newsID=8593
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 24 April 2010. Retrieved 2010-05-01. 


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