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Alex Johnston

Alex Johnston
  • Date of Birth: 14-01-1995
  • Height: 185cm
  • Weight: 95kg
  • Position: Fullback, Wing
  • Rep. Honours: One Test for Australia (2015); One game for Prime Minister's XIII (2015); One game for Indigenous All Stars (2015); NSW State of Origin squad (2015); Australian Kangaroos Four Nations squad (2014); Australian Schoolboys (2012); NSW under 18s; NSW under 16s
  • Junior Clubs: La Perouse Panthers
  • FG Debut: Rabbitohs vs Broncos, Suncorp Stadium, 25 April 2014 (Rd 8)
  • Club Debut: Rabbitohs vs Broncos, Suncorp Stadium, 25 April 2014 (Rd 8)
  • Instagram: alexjohnston95

Alex Johnston burst onto the NRL scene on ANZAC Day in 2014, scoring on debut and going on to score 21 tries in his first 18 NRL appearances before being making his Test debut. Landing the Rabbitohs top try-scoring tally for the third year in a row, the talented winger will enter the 2017 season one four-pointer shy of the 50 try milestone. Was dux of his school and also a highly-talented cricketer.

Tribe: Saibai Island

Nickname: AJ

Birthplace: Sydney, NSW

Hobbies: Cinemas, beach, Netflix

Awards and Honours: Tooheys New Fan Player of the Year (2015) | John Sattler Rookie of the Year (2014)

NRL Games:

78 (78 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Tries:

64 (64 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Points:

256 (256 for the Rabbitohs)

Under 20s Games:

20 (20 for the Rabbitohs)

Under 20s Tries:

10 (10 for the Rabbitohs)

Under 20s Points:

40 (40 for the Rabbitohs)

 

What are your goals in rugby league?

Win the GF

Do you have any pre-game charm or superstition?

Kiss my wristbands when I take them off

If you weren’t playing rugby league for a living, you would be?

At uni studying hard

Where is one place in the world you want to visit?

Mexico

What is your best feature?

My girlfriend

First job?

Teachers’ Aide

What is your coffee order?

Hot chocolate, coffee sucks

Biggest influence on your career?

Family

Favourite sportsperson?

Lebron James

Favourite superhero?

All of them except Superman