Josh Clayton

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Josh Clayton
Josh Clayton.jpg
Clayton playing for the Brisbane Lions reserves in June 2016.
Personal information
Full name Josh Clayton
Date of birth (1996-01-17) 17 January 1996 (age 21)
Original team(s) Sandringham Dragons (TAC Cup)
Draft No. 86 (F/S), 2014 national draft
Debut Round 22, 2016, Brisbane Lions
vs. Geelong, at the Gabba
Height 190 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 80 kg (176 lb)
Position(s) Utility
Club information
Current club Brisbane Lions
Number 19
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2015– Brisbane Lions 2 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2016.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Josh Clayton (born 17 January 1996) is an Australian rules footballer playing for the Brisbane Lions in the Australian Football League (AFL). He is the son of former Fitzroy player, Scott Clayton.[1] He was drafted by the Brisbane Lions with their sixth selection and eighty-sixth overall under the father–son rule in the 2014 national draft.[2] He made his debut in the sixty point loss against Geelong in round 22, 2016 at the Gabba.[3]


  1. ^ Twomey, Callum (30 September 2014). "Dad's the word for Lions father-son nominee Clayton". Bigpond. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Davis, Greg (6 October 2014). "Brisbane drafts Josh Clayton, son of former Fitzroy player and Gold Coast recruiter Scott Clayton". The Courier-Mail. News Corp Australia. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 
  3. ^ "Final team named for Geelong". Bigpond. 19 August 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 

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