Paul Anderson

OVERALL STATISTICS

BIRTHAGESIGNED ONFROM
25-10-1971
N/A
01-10-2004
Bradford Bulls
DEBUTLAST MATCHLEFT
11-02-2005 v Widnes Vikings
Hull F.C.
2006- when he Retired
CAREERAPPEARANCES (SUBS)
2005-2006
62 (6)
TRIESGOALSDGOALSPTS
10
1
0
42

Biography of Paul Anderson



HERITAGE NO : 1149
Paul Anderson by Alex Service

The phrase 'Indian summer' can certainly apply to former Castleford front-rower Kevin Ward, who made a huge impression when he came to St.Helens in the early 1990s, seemingly with his best years behind him. Yet Paul Anderson's impact on the team also cannot be under-stated after joining the Saints after a hugely successful career with Bradford Bulls. Despite much initial head-scratching from some supporters, Paul soon silenced any possible criticism of him being in the veteran stage of his career. His sheer size and power was a marvellous addition to the Saints forward pack, initially under Coach Ian Millward and then, of course, Daniel Anderson. The vastly-experienced Paul was one of the cornerstones when the Saints achieved a marvellous treble of trophies in 2006, having lifted the League Leader's Shield in the 2005 campaign. What a front row it was with Anderson Cunningham and Cayless firing on all cylinders.

Talking about magic moments at Knowsley Road we will never forget his conversion from the touchline during his last league game against Leeds Rhinos on 9th September 2006, as the home side were cruising to an eventual 54-18 success. Needless to say, the ball went straight as a dye between the posts and 'Baloo' seemed remarkably calm about the whole thing! Incidentally, Jamie Lyon scored a hat-trick and kicked six goals himself that evening, but Paul's final kick remains firmly entrenched in the memory bank!

At the end of 2006, Paul retired from the engine room of the front row and became Assistant Coach at Huddersfield Giants, where he remained up to and including the 2009 season. He was extremely popular with both players and supporters alike and his signing proved to be one of the best pieces of business ever undertaken by the St.Helens club.


SEASON STATISTICS

Season (Official Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
20057 0 0 32
20063 1 0 30
TOTALS:10 1 0 62
Season (Other Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
20051003
TOTALS:1003

ALL MATCHES

DateMatchPosOpponentsCompVenueFTFTOTGDG
26th Dec 2004 --
W
8 Leigh Centurions * Fr H 17 16 1 VIEW
20th Jan 2005 --
W
8 Widnes Vikings* Fr A 22 16 VIEW
2nd Feb 2005 --
W
10 Hull FC* Fr H 28 18 VIEW
11th Feb 2005 1
W
10 Widnes Vikings SL H 40 18 VIEW
18th Feb 2005 2
L
10 Leeds Rhinos SL A 18 30 VIEW
25th Feb 2005 3
W
10 Huddersfield Giants SL H 34 24 1 VIEW
4th Mar 2005 4
W
10 Warrington Wolves SL A 18 16 VIEW
11th Mar 2005 5
W
10 Salford City Reds SL H 46 12 VIEW
19th Mar 2005 6
W
10 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats SL H 64 16 VIEW
25th Mar 2005 7
L
10 Wigan Warriors SL A 20 22 VIEW
28th Mar 2005 8
W
17 Bradford Bulls SL H 34 27 VIEW
3rd Apr 2005 9
W
10 Huddersfield Giants PCC4 A 26 22 VIEW
16th Apr 2005 10
W
10 London Broncos SL A 30 20 VIEW
24th Apr 2005 11
W
10 Huddersfield Giants SL A 36 22 VIEW
29th Apr 2005 12
W
16 Warrington Wolves SL H 31 30 VIEW
6th May 2005 13
W
10 York City Knights PCC5 H 62 0 1 VIEW
13th May 2005 14
L
10 Hull FC SL A 6 44 VIEW
21st May 2005 15
W
10 Widnes Vikings SL A 29 22 VIEW
27th May 2005 16
W
10 Leeds Rhinos SL H 38 24 1 VIEW
4th Jun 2005 17
W
10 Bradford Bulls SL A 66 4 VIEW
10th Jun 2005 18
W
10 Salford City Reds SL A 33 22 VIEW
17th Jun 2005 19
D
10 London Broncos SL H 28 28 VIEW
26th Jun 2005 20
W
10 Wigan Warriors PCC6 H 75 0 VIEW
3rd Jul 2005 21
W
10 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats SL A 38 26 VIEW
8th Jul 2005 22
W
10 Hull FC SL H 18 10 VIEW
15th Jul 2005 23
W
10 Wigan Warriors SL H 40 18 VIEW
30th Jul 2005 24
L
10 Hull FC PCCSF N 8 34 VIEW
5th Aug 2005 25
W
10 Warrington Wolves SL A 30 10 VIEW
12th Aug 2005 26
W
10 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats SL H 60 4 1 VIEW
20th Aug 2005 27
W
10 London Broncos SL H 50 4 1 VIEW
4th Sep 2005 28
W
10 Leigh Centurions SL A 78 4 2 VIEW
9th Sep 2005 29
W
10 Wigan Warriors SL A 38 12 VIEW
17th Sep 2005 30
L
10 Bradford Bulls SL H 18 32 VIEW
30th Sep 2005 31
L
10 Leeds Rhinos SLQSF H 16 19 VIEW
7th Oct 2005 32
L
10 Bradford Bulls SLEF H 18 23 VIEW
11th Feb 2006 33
W
17 Harlequins RL SL A 40 16 VIEW
24th Feb 2006 34
W
8 Leeds Rhinos SL H 13 4 VIEW
3rd Mar 2006 35
W
8 Warrington Wolves SL A 18 10 VIEW
12th Mar 2006 36
W
8 Huddersfield Giants SL A 18 16 VIEW
17th Mar 2006 37
W
8 Bradford Bulls SL H 38 16 VIEW
24th Mar 2006 38
W
8 Hull FC SL A 46 0 VIEW
31st Mar 2006 39
W
17 Doncaster Lakers PCC4 H 56 6 VIEW
7th Apr 2006 40
W
10 Harlequins RL SL H 16 6 VIEW
14th Apr 2006 41
W
8 Wigan Warriors SL H 48 10 VIEW
21st Apr 2006 42
W
10 Salford City Reds SL A 12 10 VIEW
28th Apr 2006 43
W
16 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats SL H 34 8 VIEW
6th May 2006 44
L
16 Huddersfield Giants SL A 16 19 VIEW
20th May 2006 45
W
10 Bradford Bulls PCC5 H 42 18 VIEW
27th May 2006 46
W
10 Wigan Warriors SL A 28 14 VIEW
3rd Jun 2006 47
W
10 Catalans Dragons PCC6 H 56 10 2 VIEW
16th Jun 2006 48
L
8 Bradford Bulls SL A 18 20 VIEW
24th Jun 2006 49
W
8 Salford City Reds SL H 28 6 VIEW
2nd Jul 2006 50
W
8 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats SL A 52 36 VIEW
7th Jul 2006 51
W
10 Catalans Dragons SL H 52 26 1 VIEW
14th Jul 2006 52
W
10 Harlequins RL SL H 30 24 VIEW
22nd Jul 2006 53
W
8 Leeds Rhinos SL A 18 14 VIEW
29th Jul 2006 54
W
8 Hull Kingston Rovers PCCSF N 50 0 VIEW
4th Aug 2006 55
W
8 Huddersfield Giants SL H 56 8 VIEW
13th Aug 2006 56
W
8 Castleford Tigers SL A 72 4 VIEW
26th Aug 2006 57
W
8 Huddersfield Giants PCCF N 42 12 VIEW
1st Sep 2006 58
W
10 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats SL H 34 12 VIEW
9th Sep 2006 59
W
10 Leeds Rhinos SL H 54 18 1 VIEW
17th Sep 2006 60
W
10 Warrington Wolves SL A 38 30 VIEW
29th Sep 2006 61
W
10 Hull FC SLPOQF H 12 8 VIEW
14th Oct 2006 62
W
10 Hull FC SLGF N 26 4 VIEW
*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.
WINS : 55 | LOSSES : 9 | DRAWS : 1

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