Published on: Nov 16 2017 | Author: Joseph Marciano |

The Norwood Football Club is pleased to announce the signing of returning Redleg, Luke Surman.

Surman, returns to the Parade in 2018 after spending two years in Melbourne at the Hawthorn Football Club.

The 20-year-old brings a unique dynamic to Norwood in 2018, standing at 197 centimetres with his versatility a major strength being able to play at either end of the ground as well as in the ruck.

Speaking to Surman since arriving at Norwood, he mentioned how glad he was to be returning to his home state and in particular donning the Red and Blue in 2018.

“I’m stoked to be back at home and playing for Norwood,” said Surman.

“Obviously, I grew up around the area and Norwood was my junior club before leaving so I was pretty keen to get back.”

Surman, returns with the intention of playing senior football regularly knowing full well how hard he will need to work to be part of the League set up.

“I suppose coming back from Hawthorn I guess people aren’t too sure where I sit from the outside,” said Surman.

“There’s an opportunity for me to play a key role in 2018.

“It’s more so about me having belief in the way I go about things and just being confident in working hard and playing my role for the team.”


Luke Surman Profile:

Born: December 7, 1997

Age: 20

Position: FWD/DEF/RUCK

Height: 197cm

Weight: 94kg

Previous clubs: Hawthorn, Norwood FC


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