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Anthony Mathison Profile

Name: Anthony Mathison

DOB and birth place: 27 April 1981, Brisbane, Australia

Club Position: Head Coach

Playing History:

  • Wallabies Tour to UK & France
  • Australia ‘A’; Australia U21; Australia U19; Australia Schools
  • Qld Reds

Coaching Experience:

  • Brothers RFC
  • University of Qld RFC
  • Qld Country (National Rugby Championship)
  • Australia U20s – Specialist Coach
  • Australian Rugby Union National Academy u19
  • Qld REDS U20s
  • REDS u18 & u16 Development Coach

Favourite type of music: Happy with whatever’s on the radio when I’m driving

Favourite Band: Don’t have one

Favourite Movie/ TV program: Sky Sports News

Favourite Rugby player: John Eales

Favourite sport outside rugby: Cricket

Major dislike: Disorganisation

Favourite food: Steak

Least liked food: Pork

Best experience since arriving in Ireland: Meeting the people

Worst experience since arriving in Ireland: Trying to organise everyday household accounts like electricity & gas etc

Favourite type of animal: Dogs

Best role model you’ve met: Noel Pearson

Favourite Actor: Morgan Freeman

Favourite Actress: Meryl Streep

Favourite hobby/pastime: Watching sport

Favourite comedian: Jerry Seinfeld