The Australian Football League (AFL) and the National Rugby League (NRL) are truly a homefront of talents. However, our footy stars apparently, aren’t about the field life 24/7. They sure know how to find their way to the headlines; even if a scandal is what it takes!
Asides the very recent case of Michelle Pearce, Sydney Rooster’s player (who got suspended due to aired footage of the astute player assuming sexual intercourse with a dog at Australian day party), here are some of the scandals that served as a real shock to fans of the AFL stars:
George Burgess’ Nude Gay Stance
When the hunky Sydney Rabbitohs player’s nude selfie appeared on a gay porn site, it shocked all football fans. ‘How is that even possible,’ many reasoned. That issue; in 2013 went on to be one of the most infamous events in the Australian football history. Burgess was however very lucky his club didn’t take any action against him over the case.
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