|Jason Akermanis Wiki/Profile|
|Name/Famous as||Jason Akermanis|
|Occupation||Australian Rules Footballer|
|Birthday||February 24, 1977|
|Age||42 years old|
|Other Name||Jason, Akermanis|
Jason Akermanis Net Worth, Biography, Age, Height, body measurements, family, career, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details. He was teammates with Ben Robbins on the Brisbane Lions from 1997-2001.
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Jason Akermanis Biography
Jason Akermanis is best known as a Australian Rules Footballer. Australian rules footballer best known for his time with the Brisbane Lions, where he played from 1997-2006. He received the Brownlow Medal, the highest honor in the sport, in 2001. Jason Akermanis was born on February 24, 1977 in Australia. He attended St. Joseph’s Nudgee College before being signed by the Brisbane Bears. Jason Akermanis is one of the most successful Australian Rules Footballer. He has ranked on the list of famous people who were born on February 24, 1977.
Jason Dean Akermanis (born 24 February 1977) is a former Australian rules football player. He is a Brownlow Medallist and triple premiership player who played for the Brisbane Bears, Brisbane Lions and Western Bulldogs.
The 2002 AFL Season saw Akermanis impact the scoreboard by kicking 49 goals for the season, and becoming a premiership player again, as the Brisbane Lions defeated Collingwood in the decider. Akermanis played with a torn right adductor, in which he suffered early in the first quarter, this effected his ability to kick with his dominant right foot, resulting in Jason kicking on his left foot for the majority of the game, he eventually kicked a left foot snap over his shoulder late in the last quarter in which would be the sealer, guiding the Lions to victory.
He also has a position among the list of Most popular Australian Rules Footballer. Jason is 1 of the famous people in our database with the age of 42 years old.
Family: Parents, Children & Relatives
He married speech pathologist Megan Legge. He has not shared enough information about family details. However, our team currently working, we will update Family, Sibling, Spouse and Childrens information.
Akermanis was born in Mildura, Victoria, but moved to Brisbane at 9 years of age. Once arriving in Queensland in 1986, Akermanis immediately signed up to play for the Mayne under-10s side.
Some of Akermanis’s other media faux pas included threatening to switch codes to rugby union in 2002 if the Brisbane Lions signed former Kangaroos Football Club star Wayne Carey, leaking to the media that teammate Nigel Lappin had broken ribs before the 2003 Grand Final, and ongoing criticism of his coach at the Brisbane Lions, Leigh Matthews. Akermanis’ dismissal from the Western Bulldogs was ultimately partly related to leaking confidential team information to the media as part of a media career which the Bulldogs believed was taking an undue amount of his focus.
|Other Relatives||Not Available|
Akermanis made his debut in Round 4 of the 1995 AFL Season, he had a solid debut, accumulating 19 disposals and kicking 1 goal in the Bears loss to Carlton. He played a total of 17 games in this debut season and kicking 12 goals.
Age, Height & Measurements
Jason Akermanis current age 42 years old years old. He born under the Pisces horoscope as Jason's birth date is February 24. Jason Akermanis height 4 Feet 11 Inches (Approx) & weight 297 lbs (134.7 kg) (Approx.). Right now we don't know about body measurements. We will update in this article.
The 1996 AFL Season saw Akermanis play 21 games and kick 32 goals for the season, he doubled his disposal count from the previous season to finish with 328 total disposals for the season. His season was highlighted with a 19 disposal & 6 goal effort against the West Coast Eagles in Round 17.
|Height||5 Feet 8 Inches (Approx)|
|Weight||298 lbs (135.1 kg) (Approx)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||10.5 (US), 9.5 (UK), 44.5 (EU), 28.25 (CM)|
It was after the Brisbane Lions formed that he began to shine, bulking up significantly, and a move to the forward line enabled him to make the most of his opportunities and develop a reputation as a goal sneak. Akermanis played 34 games across the 1997-98 seasons and tallied 532 disposals and 32 goals.
Jason Akermanis Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth: $1-2 Million
Jason Akermanis net worth has been growing significantly. Jason Akermanis’s most of wealth comes from being a successful Australian Rules Footballer. We have estimated Jason's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth||$1-2 Million|
|Source of Income||Australian Rules Footballer|
|Source of Income||Australian Rules Footballer|
|Verification Status||Not Verified|
The 1999 AFL Season saw Akermanis have a breakout year, winning the Merrett-Murray Medal as Brisbane’s Best & Fairest player for the season. Jason gathered 469 disposals and booted 16 goals for the season.
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|Currently Dating With||Under Review|
|Previously Dated with||Not Known|
|Is Jason Akermanis married or Single?||Unknown|
Off the field, Akermanis was often very outspoken on issues concerning the Australian Football League and other codes. He often appeared as a panelist on The AFL Footy Show. In the late 2000s, Akermanis had a regular newspaper column, which, in contrast to many other footballers’ columns, was highly politically incorrect, which caused several controversies. Among the most prominent controversies were:
Akermanis became one of the Brisbane Lions’ most talented players. His flamboyant talents and bleached-blond hair and contrasting black beard make him easy to identify on the field. At the Lions he made his name as a speedy midfielder or on-baller with blistering acceleration and an uncanny ability to kick exceptionally well with either foot, talents which helped him win the AFL’s Brownlow Medal in 2001 in which he polled 23 votes to beat Adelaide’s Andrew McLeod. The 2001 season saw Jason tally 510 disposals and kick 28 goals for the season, ultimately capping off a magnificent week/season, finishing as a premiership player.
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