PLAYER OF THE DAY. Mark Roberts, born 28th June 1965.
Starting at Sydney in 1985 he was there for 2 seasons and was in 18 games, kicking 6 goals.
In 1987 he moved north to play for Brisbane and was there until 1990 for 59 games and 14 goals. While he had been at both those clubs he had seemed slow and overweight, however North Melbourne took a punt and recruited him in 1991.
This he where he really blossomed and he played 125 games for them kicking 14 goals up until the time he retired at the end of 1999.
He had played a lot of football in the back line but was moved forward and became a good contributor around goals. A popular clubman, he was part of the clubs 1996 Premiership team.
Source: The Encyclopaedia Of AFL Footballers.
Source: The Encyclopaedia Of AFL Footballers & Wikipedia.