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6:18pm  Jul 28, 2016

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12:30pm  Jul 28, 2016

Last time we met: Melbourne

11:14am  Jul 28, 2016

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Rosa named in round 19 squad

Matt Rosa will take his place for Gold Coast in the round 19 clash against Melbourne at the MCG on Sunday.

6:20pm  Jul 28, 2016

Last time we met: Melbourne

The SUNS and Demons clashed already this season in round seven.

11:21am  Jul 28, 2016

Thompson a big barometer for SUNS

When defender Rory Thompson is on the field, Gold Coast is a much better team.

9:23am  Jul 28, 2016

Former SUN chases NFL dream

goldcoastfc.com.au  February 17, 2016 9:45 AM

Former Gold Coast SUN Joel Wilkinson could follow in the footsteps of former NFL player Jarryd Hayne after being signed by the Arizona Cardinals.

The Cardinals believe the athletic 186cm tall has the potential to play in the defensive cornerback position. Wilkinson will have the opportunity to train with the Cardinals squad as he strives for a position on their final roster.

The Broadbeach product grew up on the Gold Coast and made his debut for the SUNS in Round 14 of the 2011 season against the Western Bulldogs after being selected as a Queensland Zone selection towards the end of 2010.

Wilkinson played 26 games for the SUNS in the club’s first three seasons before being delisted at the end of 2013 and remains one of the most athletic players to step inside the walls of Metricon Stadium. In 2010, Wilkinson achieved a 20m sprint of 2.75 seconds at the NAB AFL Draft Combine to go with a beep test result of 15.3.

The inaugural SUN also still holds the bench press record inside the gym at Carrara.