Wayne Carey Case Study

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Should Wayne Carey be inducted into the AFL’s Hall Of Fame? Wayne Carey, born 1971 in Wagga Wagga South Australia, is a former Australian Rules football player who played for North Adelaide in the SANFL, before joining the Australian Football League club North Melbourne in 1989. He also played for the Adelaide Crows for two years, 2003 and 2004, which were his final two years of football (Carey retired in 2004 due to injury). A dual premiership captain at North Melbourne, four time club best and fairest, five time leading goal kicker and seven time all Australian, Wayne ‘The King’ Carey is generally considered to be one of the greatest players to ever have played Australian Football. In 2001 he was named Centre half forward and captain of…show more content…
It was the incident that occurred in Miami, where Carey allegedly hit his girlfriend with a wine glass and assaulted police officers. I used all this information for a paragraph in my essay where I wrote about this scandal. It came in handy to refer back to the place it happened and the dates it happened on. I also used a quote from this website that a Miami Police Lieutenant stated about the incident. I found it quite useful as it was the correct scandal I was looking for. Wayne Carey named football’s greatest player – by Mark Hayes http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/sport/afl/story/0,26576,23326656-19742,00.html – accessed…show more content…
The only thing I was after was a quote from Mark Sheahan who rated Wayne Carey as the best player to ever play the game in his book celebrating 150 years of Australian Football. Other than that this site was of no use to me as it was about another former player saying how Carey shouldn’t have been number one. It was still useful for me as I found a quote that I used in my essay. James Brayshaw says Wayne Carey deserves Hall of Fame – by Mark Robinson http://www.bigfooty.com/forum/showthread.php?t=571586 – accessed 19/07/09 This site was based on an interview between James Brayshaw the North Melbourne’s football club chairman and the media. I was interested in this article because I knew that Brayshaw was really passionate about Carey being inducted and was one of the people who nominated him. This site wasn’t really useful to me as I didn’t get too much information from it but I got a really good quote from it that I used in my essay. North incensed as Carey misses out again – by Roger Vaughn http://wwos.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id=816622 – accessed

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