Parramatta Legends - Glenn Goddard
Tuesday, July 19 2011 @ 12:56 PM BST
Contributed by: Peter Thompson
Name: Glenn (PeeWee) Goddard
Years Played for Parramatta: 18 years
Number of First Grade Games: 153
Number of Grade Games: 252, Played 2 in Fourth Grade in 2010.
The best thing about playing for Parramatta? Mateship and pride.
What do you remember about your Parramatta team mates? Plenty of beers, shirts back to front, Paddy Cooper’s Rugby tours with the Unquenchable versing the Temperance Team. Spirit, guts and plenty of heart.
Who is the best player you have played with and why? Brad Selby, he is a football genius. Best five eighth in any club in the 80’s
Tell us about the best game you have played and why? The 85 and 86 First Grade Grand Finals. I wanted to smack Randwick’s arse and we did.
Rate your worst game and when? Last week playing Golden Oldies for Oakhill.
What is your best memory about Parramatta? Saturday night at the Rugby Club. Belting Thommo (Ha Ha). Winning back to back Grand Finals. Making mates for life. Having two sons now playing in the Two Blues Jumper.
Junior Football Team: Westmead Juniors
Senior Football Team: Parramatta
Rep Footy: NSW, Australian Barbarians, Classic Wallabies
Number of Games: 10
Tours: Japan, Queensland, Batemans Bay, Grafton (Don’t remember much, too many beers)
Favourite Coach: Paul Dalton
Date of Birth: 14/6/61
First game of Rugby: Westmead Juniors, age 4
First Grade Debut: 1983