Danny Campbell (rugby league)

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Danny Campbell
Personal information
Full name Daniel William Campbell[1]
Born (1956-04-20) 20 April 1956 (age 60)[2]
New Zealand
Playing information
Position Prop, Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
Far North Falcons
1979–86 Wigan 55 18 0 0 54
Total 55 18 0 0 54
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
Northland
1980 New Zealand 0 0 0 0 0
Source: [3]

Danny Campbell is a New Zealand former rugby league player who played professionally for Wigan.

Playing career[edit]

Campbell played for the Far North Falcons and represented Northland.

Danny Campbell moved to England in 1979, joining the Wigan. Danny Campbell played Right-Prop, i.e. number 10, in Wigan's 15-4 victory over Leeds in the 1982–83 John Player Trophy John Player Trophy final during the 1982–83 season at Elland Road, Leeds on Saturday 22 January 1983.[4] Danny Campbell was as an Interchange/Substitute in Wigan's 28-24 victory over Hull in the 1985 Challenge Cup final during the 1984–85 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 4 May 1985. He played in a total of 55 matches for Wigan between 1979 and 1986.[5]

He was part of the New Zealand squad during their 1980 tour of Great Britain and France, but did not appear in any of the Test match.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ =C&id =561 CAMPBELL, Daniel William - 1980 nzleague.co.nz
  2. ^ a b In Touch nzrl.co.nz, March-April 2012
  3. ^ Danny Campbell rugbyleagueproject.org
  4. ^ "Classic Match: 1983 John Player Trophy Final". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  5. ^ Danny Campbell wigan.rlfans.com

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