Robert Wheatley

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Robert Wheatley
Personal information
Full name Robert Wheatley
Date of birth (1962-01-17) 17 January 1962 (age 55)
Playing position defender
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1981–1985 Blacktown City Demons
1989–1990 Marconi Stallions 28 (0)
Parramatta Eagles
1994 Bonnyrigg White Eagles 20 (1)
National team
1981–1986 Australia 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 August 2007.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21 August 2007

Robert Wheatley (born 17 January 1962) is a former Australian football player. He went on to make 9 appearances (5 'A' matches) for the Socceroos between 1981 and 1990.[1]

He has 3 boys, Nick, George, and Charlie they all play soccer themselves, and are very talented. His wife Joanne Wheatly works at Abbotsleigh School at the aquatic centre at Wahroonga. The family lives at Roseville. Rob holds regular soccer holiday camps and teaches lots of children skills and drills. From 2000–2002, Rob was a coach at Mosman Football Club [2] Rob was a fantastic player and still is. He also holds the camps at Wahroonga Football Club where he played as a child to develop his skills.

During 1986–1989, Robert Wheatley was a PE teacher at Arthur Phillip High School.

Wheatley was educated at Normanhurst Boys' High School in the north-western suburbs of Sydney.[3]


  1. ^ Career Statistics at OzFootball
  2. ^ Mosman Council
  3. ^ "Normanhurst Boys High". School Choice. Archived from the original on 30 August 2007. Retrieved 23 January 2008.