PLAYERS | Steve Antonelli

Panther 249

5 matches [1985]

4 points [1 try]


Australian Schoolboys rugby union representative who switched to rugby league and signed with the Panthers in 1985.

He made his first grade debut in Round 17 versus Illawarra at Wollongong Showground, starting on the wing, and made four more appearances that season either on the wing or at centre. He also played Under 18s for both City and NSW that year.

He remained at the club for the next two seasons, but was not able to make a return to first grade.

Moving to Western Suburbs in 1988, he was not able to play first grade in three seasons at the Magpies.

Post retirement as a player, he entered the coaching profession, and has been an assistant NRL coach as well as NSW Cup coach at a number of clubs since 2013.


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