Peter O'Neill

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Player No. 414
Nickname Cans
Position Fullback
Contract 1978
Height 188cm (6' 3")
Weight 82kg (181lbs)
DOB 20th Jun 1955
Origin Sydney, NSW, Australia
Debut Vs Balmain - 21st Mar 1976
Dog Years (4) 1975 , 1976 , 1977 , 1978
Rep Caps
Other Clubs
Junior Club DLS Bankstown, Bankstown Sports

Biography Peter O'Neill joined Canterbury in 1975 as a fullback.

After joining late in the season, Peter played in the Preliminary Final against Balmain.

In 1976, Peter started the season in first grade against Balmain as a replacement when Gary Dowling broke his jaw.

Peter was relegated for Stan Cutler and after spending time in reserve grade was relegated to play in the Under 23s Grand Final against Easts (Roosters).

In 1977, Peter became a regular member of the reserve grade team and in 1978 Peter was a regular member of the Under 23s team.

Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1976 10 9 0 0 27
1 1977 4 2 0 0 6
Total: 14 11 0 0 33
Average (per year): 7 5.5 0 0 16.5
Average (per game): 0.8 0 0 2.4

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Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 4 39 18 0 0 54
Average (per year): 9.8 4.5 0 0 13.5
Average (per game): 0.5 0 0 1.4

Data provided by Clint Crofts