Darren Flanigan

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Darren Flanigan
Personal information
Full name Darren Flanigan
Date of birth (1962-03-08) 8 March 1962 (age 55)
Original team(s) Katamatite
Height 200 cm (6 ft 7 in)
Weight 105 kg (231 lb)
Position(s) Ruckman
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1981 – 1991 Geelong 130 (50)
1992 St Kilda 008 0(4)
Total 138 (54)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1992.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Darren Flanigan (born 8 March 1962) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Geelong and St Kilda in the Victorian and Australian Football Leagues.

Flanigan came to Geelong from the Victorian town of Katamatite and during the early 1980s acted as their back up ruckman. He got more regular game time in 1985, the same year he was named in Victoria's interstate team. In 1989 Flanigan appeared in the VFL Grand Final, coming off the bench in the loss to Hawthorn. He finished his career with a season at St Kila in 1992.

Flanigan is currently the AFL Victoria female football manager.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Calligeros, Marissa. "AFL Victoria moves to suspend female Deer Park players over Facebook comments". Canberra Times. Fairfax Digital. Retrieved 15 May 2015. 
  • Darren Flanigan's statistics from AFL Tables
  • Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.