Rod Silva

Sort by:
Sort by:

Do you have:

A photo or more information on this player?

Player No. 603
Nickname Rocket
Position Fullback
Contract 2001
Height 183cm (6ft)
Weight 84kg (185lbs)
DOB 10th Dec 1967
Origin Penrith, NSW, Australia
Debut Vs Parramatta - 26th May 1995
Dog Years (7) 1995 , 1996 , 1997 , 1998 , 1999 , 2000 , 2001
Rep Caps
Other Clubs Roosters
Junior Club Lethbridge Park

Biography Rod Silva played 92 games for Easts (Roosters) from 1988 to 1995 as a fullback.

Mid-season in 1995, Rod joined the Bulldogs and Rod started in reserve grade before receiving the opportunity to play first grade against Parramatta when Kris Tassell was injured. He became the regular fullback and played in the Premiership winning team against Manly.

In 1996, Rod started the season in first grade but was relegated for Damien Ford. He returned to first grade when Hazem El Masri was relegated.

In 1997, Rod was a regular member of the first grade team and played in the Preliminary Semi-Final against Penrith.
Show more

Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1995 16 8 0 0 32
1 1996 12 9 0 0 36
1 1997 14 7 0 0 28
1 1998 13 11 0 0 44
1 1999 26 18 0 0 72
1 2000 18 2 0 0 8
1 2001 1 1 0 0 4
Total: 100 56 0 0 224
Average (per year): 14.3 8 0 0 32
Average (per game): 0.6 0 0 2.2

Show more
Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 7 156 94 8 0 392
Average (per year): 22.3 13.4 1.1 0 56
Average (per game): 0.6 0.1 0 2.5

Data provided by Clint Crofts