Luke Burgess enters his third season at the Rabbitohs in 2013 alongside his three brothers Sam, George and Thomas, all of whom he will be competing against for a front row spot in 2013. Luke was part of the England RL squad at the end of last season. Luke is a keen golfer and is loving the lifestyle in Sydney.
Junior club: Dewsbury Moor ARLFC
Place of birth: Wakefield, England
Representative honours: England squad (2012)
Previous clubs and years: Harlequins 2007; Leeds Rhinos 2008-11
First grade debut: Rabbitohs vs Sharks, Toyota Stadium, 3/7/11 (Rd 17) (**English Super League debut - Harlequins vs Catalans, Millennium Stadium Cardiff, 5 May 2007, Round 13)
Rabbitohs debut: Rabbitohs vs Sharks, Toyota Stadium, 3/7/11 (Rd 17)
First Grade Games: 33 (33 for the Rabbitohs) **96 English Super League
First Grade Tries: 1 (1 for the Rabbitohs) **6 English Super League
First Grade Points: 4 (4 for the Rabbitohs) **24 English Super League
What do you like to do outside of football: Play golf and go to the beach.
Education: Heckmondwike Grammar School.
What do you remember about your debut game: It was at Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
What are your goals in Rugby League: To win an NRL premiership, and to play for England in a World Cup.
What was your first job: Shop assistant at a golf club.
Favourite song/album on your iPod: Ed Sheeran.
What is your favourite place to go on holiday: Barcelona.
Where is one place in the world you want to go, but are yet to travel to: Hawaii.
Which actor would play you best in a movie: Karl Pilkington (An Idiot Abroad).
Which meal do you cook best: Burritos.
What could you not live without: Food and water.
What was your best subject at school: Maths.
What was your worst subject at school: Spanish.
Best moment in your Rugby League career so far: Winning the Super League Grand Final in 2009 with Leeds.
Moment that changed your career: Moving to Australia.
What advice do you have for junior Rugby League players: Make big sacrifices as a young professional.
Of all the past South Sydney players, who are the top three you would liked to have played with? (Drew S. – Member # 36922): Sean Garlick, Mark Carroll and Troy Slattery.