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Angus Crichton

Angus Crichton
  • Date of Birth: 05-02-1996
  • Height: 187cm
  • Weight: 102kg
  • Position: Second Row, Centre
  • Rep. Honours: Australian Schoolboys Rugby Union tours (2013-14)
  • Junior Clubs: Young Cherrypickers
  • FG Debut: Rabbitohs vs Broncos, ANZ Stadium, 16 July 2016 (Rd 19)
  • Club Debut: Rabbitohs vs Broncos, ANZ Stadium, 16 July 2016 (Rd 19)
  • Twitter: acrichton33
  • Instagram: anguscrichton

A breakout season in 2017 has positioned him to be one of the rising stars of the game. From a Rugby Union background at The Scots College, this country boy has progressed his game to secure a starting role in the Rabbitohs’ top 17. Passionate about Indigenous culture and causes.

Nickname: Gus

Birthplace: Temora, NSW

Hobbies: Fishing, beach, hanging out with mates

Awards: Jack Rayner Players' Player of the Year (2017) | Roy Asotasi Members' Choice Award (2017) | The Burrow Appreciation Award (2017)

NRL Games:

30 (30 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Tries:

8 (8 for the Rabbitohs)

NRL Points:

32 (32 for the Rabbitohs)

Under 20s Games:

7 (7 for the Rabbitohs)

Under 20s Tries:

4 (4 for the Rabbitohs)

Under 20s Points:

16 (16 for the Rabbitohs)



What are your goals in rugby league?

To always improve

What is your earliest football memory?

Doing a swan dive 10 metres out from the try line

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

Playing soccer for Real Madrid with my good friend Cristiano

Do you have a pre-game lucky charm or superstition?

Nothing really, I just try to always remember to pack my mouthguard and boots

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


Why do you love playing for Souths?

Because I like being part of something a lot bigger than myself

What is your coffee order?

Strong flat white or a strong iced latte if it’s a hot day

Biggest influence on your career?

Coaches, family, friends and teammates

Favourite sportsperson?

Cristiano Ronaldo

Favourite superhero?

Ang the last airbender