Alan Brady

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Player No. 33
Coach No. 6
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Position Centre, Wing
Contract 1940
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Origin
Debut Vs Western Suburbs - 13th Apr 1936
Dog Years (5) 1936 , 1937 , 1938 , 1939 , 1940
Captain Years (5) 1936 , 1937 , 1938 , 1939 , 1940
Captain Record 46 games, 28 won(61%), 15 lost(33%), 3 drew(7%)
Rep Caps
Other Clubs Western Suburbs
Junior Club Christian Brothers' Lewisham

Biography Alan Brady played 82 games for Western Suburbs from 1929 to 1935 including playing in the Premiership winning team of 1930 and 1934.

In 1930, Alan scored three tries in the Grand Final.

A centre or winger, Alan also played two games for NSW (1930 & 1935) before joining Canterbury in 1936 as captain.

Alan captained all the matches that he played for Canterbury.

He played in the club's inaugural first grade semi-final against Easts (Roosters) in 1936 and played in the premiership winning 1938 team.

In 1940, Alan commenced the season as the club's first captain-coach but after three games decided to retire to concentrate on his coaching role.
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Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1936 15 6 0 0 18
1 1937 15 6 0 0 18
1 1938 9 5 0 0 15
1 1939 4 1 0 0 3
1 1940 3 0 0 0 0
Total: 46 18 0 0 54
Average (per year): 9.2 3.6 0 0 10.8
Average (per game): 0.4 0 0 1.2

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Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 5 47 18 0 0 54
Average (per year): 9.4 3.6 0 0 10.8
Average (per game): 0.4 0 0 1.1

Data provided by Clint Crofts