(born 29 September 1983 in Sydney, New South Wales
) is an Australian
professional rugby league
footballer with the Bradford Bulls
in the Super League
. A utility back
, he has represented Country Origin and previously played for the South Sydney Rabbitohs
Brett Kearney's Junior Club
was the Kincumber Colts, on the Central Coast
. Kearney was recruited to play with North Sydney Bears
in the Harold Matthews Cup
and S.G. Ball Cup
before he moved on to South Sydney
Kearney made his First Grade Debut
in Round 1, Souths v Canterbury Bulldogs
at Telstra Stadium, on 15 March 2003.
Signing with the Cronulla Sharks
, Kearney had limited opportunity in 2006, with the exception of injuries. In 2007, with a positional change to fullback, Kearney was a regular in the first grade side until he suffered injury during the season. At fullback, "BK" has made inroads in attack scoring several tries. He scored a superb hat trick in the 2007 game against St. George Illawarra Dragons
showing his ability in attack.In 2008 Brett Kearney was selected to play in the annual City vs Country match.
In 2009 Brett Kearney suffered a season ending injury in round 1.
He will play for the Bradford Bulls
in 2010. Brett was signed by the Bulls as a stand-off, but has played a lot at full-back. His best and most natural position is full-back, although after a 3 game absence he was shifted back into the halves to cover... Read More