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Sam BACKO 2019-07-29T12:01:55+00:00

Sam Backo

FOGS# 56




Origin Games 7
Games as Captain 0
Years of Service 1988 (3) 1989 (2) 1990 (2)
Tries 3
Goals 0
Field Goals 0
Favourite Position Front Row
Age Started Playing Footy 5
First Club Lower Herbert
Age First Grade Debut 22
First Grade Debut Club Raiders
Senior Clubs Raiders, Broncos, Leagues (England)
Favourite Movie Godfather
Favourite Song/Singer/Group Roy Orberson, Sam Cook, Elvis
Favourite Book Rise and Rise of Kerry Packer
Favourite Food Seafood / Thai
Favourite Restaurant Boon Chu
Best Player You Ever Saw Too many to name
Best Player You Ever Played With Wally Lewis
Most Memorable Origin Game/Series 1988
Most Forgettable Origin Game/Series 1996
Best NSW Player You Played Against Peter Sterling
Current Occupation Company Director
Any Current Involvement With Football FOGS
Hobbies Fishing & Motor Bikes
Favourite Stadium Lang Park
Biggest Influence On Your Career Don Turner, Wayne Bennett, Mum