Paul Galea

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Paul Galea
Personal information
Born (1970-02-19) 19 February 1970 (age 47)
Playing information
Position Centre, Second-row, Lock
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1992–94 Gold Coast Seagulls 18 1 0 0 4
1995–97 North Queensland Cowboys 25 4 0 0 16
Total 43 5 0 0 20

Paul Galea is an Australian former rugby league player.

Playing career[edit]

Galea was a Fortitude Valley Diehards junior alongside his brother Brett. Galea played for the Gold Coast Seagulls for three seasons between 1992 and 1994.

In 1995 he joined the new North Queensland Cowboys franchise and was part of their inaugural match. He played in 25 matches over three years for the Cowboys.

Galea also captained Malta.[1]

Later years[edit]

In 2010 Galea was banned from coaching junior rugby league for two-and-a-half years after he punched an official.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ David & Goliath-Maltese Style rleague.com, 16 February 2005
  2. ^ Galea's punch lands juniors ban Daily Mercury, 4 June 2010