Geof Motley Bio, Wiki, Death, Age, height, Networth, Family and More

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Geof Motley was an Australian rules footballer and coach who played for South Australian National Football League (SANFL) side Port Adelaide. Motley was born near Alberton Oval, the home ground of the Port Adelaide Football Club, and grew up supporting Port Adelaide.

He was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) in the 1992 Australia Day Honours "for service to Sport Administration and Australian Rules Football.

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How old was Geof Motley?

He was 88 years 8 Month(s) 23 day(s) old.

How tall was Geof Motley?

He was In feet: 5 feet 11 inch, In meter: 1.803m, In centimeter: 180.34cm and In inch: 71 inches tall.

Geof Motley Biography and Wiki:

He was a professional Australian Rules footballer and coach. His nickname was Geof Motley. Do you know? What was the Date of birth of Geof Motley? Where was born Geof Motley? He was born in South Australia on 03 January, 1935 (Thursday) . When die Geof Motley? Where die Geof Motley? How died Geof Motley? He died at Australia on 26 September, 2023 (Tuesday) for short illness. Everybody want to know that how much age of Geof Motley? Age of Geof Motley was 88 years 8 Month(s) 23 day(s) old. Every person searched that what is the Country, Nationality and Continent of Geof Motley? His Country name was Australia, Nationality was Australian and Oceania Continent. Always came question from mind that What religion does Geof Motley belong to? He belong to Christianity Religion.

Geof Motley Height , Weight and Physical Stats:

Do you want to know about Physical Stats of Geof Motley? Then here is the right information for you. The Height of Geof Motley was In feet: 5 feet 11 inch, In meter: 1.803m, In centimeter: 180.34cm and In inch: 71 inches & Weight was 85 Kg. Also His eye color was Blue. & hair color was Grey.

Geof Motley Family & Relationship status:

As a Celebrity, many people search on google for His family information. So If you need to know marital status of Geof Motley, He got married . His wife name was Gaynor. Also Geof Motley son(s) name was Peter Motley

Geof Motley Net worth & Luxury:

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Career

Port Adelaide (1954-1966)

For eight seasons (1959–1966) Motley captained the then dominating team of the League, including a stint as captain-coach from 1959 to 1961. He was the only man to appear in all nine of the Magpies premiership teams between 1954 and 1965. He played a total of 258 games for Port between 1953 and 1966 and also represented South Australia on 28 occasions.

During his career, Motley was never dropped from the league team and was never reported. During his time in league football, not being reported for foul play was a rare thing for a player as at the time having a certain amount of mongrel or thuggery was seen a common thing.

He was named Port Adelaide's best and fairest player in 1958, 1959, 1963, and 1965; and won the Magarey Medal in 1964.

He was captain-coach of the Magpies 1959 premiership winning side.

North Adelaide coach (1967-1969)

He went on to coach North Adelaide in 1967-1969, taking the club to 3rd, 3rd, and 5th. They won the minor premiership in 1967 but were unable to compete successfully against Sturt and Port Adelaide in the major round. Under Motley's tutelage, Australian Football Hall of Fame Legend Barrie Robran debuted and won his first Magarey Medal.

After football

Since retiring, he has been bestowed with several honours including life membership of Port Adelaide and the SANFL, and membership of the South Australian Football Hall of Fame and the Australian Football Hall of Fame. In 2001 Motley was named on a half-back flank in Port Adelaide's 'Greatest Team of All Time'.

Honours

  • Port Adelaide's greatest team (right half-back)
  • Australian Football Hall of Fame (2002)
  • South Australian Football Hall of Fame (2008)
  • Life Member - Port Adelaide Football Club
  • Life Member - SANFL

FAQ:

What was the profession of Geof Motley?

His profession was Rules footballer and coach.

Where was Geof Motley Born?

He was born in South Australia.

What was the Date of Death of Geof Motley?

The date of death was 26 September, 2023 (Tuesday) of Geof Motley.

What was the death of cause of Geof Motley?

Geof Motley death of cause was short illness.

What was the Date of Birth of Geof Motley?

The date of birth was 03 January, 1935 (Thursday) of Geof Motley.

Who was wife of Geof Motley?

His wife name was Gaynor.

Who are childrens of Geof Motley?

His childrens are Peter Motley

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