Player Profile: Matt Frawley

Name: Matt Frawley

Junior Club: Belconnen United Sharks

Birthplace: Canberra

What do you like to do away from football?

Away from football I like to spend time with my family and friends.

What was your first job?

My first job was as in retail selling clothes in Canberra.

What are your goals in Rugby League?

My main goal in rugby league is to play NRL.

What do you love about Rugby League?

I think the thing I love most about rugby league is playing with my mates.

Who has been the biggest influence on your career?

My family is the most important influence on my rugby league career.

What is your earliest league memory?

My earliest memory in Rugby League was playing in the snow down in Canberra.

What is your best moment in league so far?

My best memory in Rugby League was playing in an NRL trial match.

Best piece of advice you have been given?

Train hard and stay humble.

What advice would you give to a young rugby league player?

The most important thing is to enjoy the journey.

Who is the player you looked up to as a kid and why?

The player I most looked up to was Andrew Johns, I just loved the way he played the game.

Favourite sportsman and why?

My favourite sportsman is Russell Wilson, he started at the bottom and took his team to a super bowl win.

What can’t you live without?

I can’t live without my phone.

What player do you most enjoy playing with/against?

Mitch Barnett.

What is the TV show you never miss?

My favourite TV show is Suits.

What is on your bucket list?

I think travelling around USA would be right up there.

If you could play another sport, what would it be?

I think if I didn’t play rugby league I would try out Cricket I reckon.

If you weren’t playing league, what would you be doing?

If I was not playing league right now I would be studying at university full time.

How would you like to be remembered at the end of your career?

I think I would like to be remembered as a team mate that everyone wanted to play with.