Chris Thredgold

Chris Thredgold (born 8 May 1971) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for Sturt in the South Australian National Football League (SANFL) from 1991 to 2002. He is the co-holder of the record for most years as captain at Sturt, shared with Paul Bagshaw. A reliable full-back, Thredgold was often described as "the heart and soul of the Double Blues".[1] As club captain at the time, Thredgold was controversially omitted from the successful 2002 Grand Final team.

Chris Thredgold
Personal information
Full name Christopher Thredgold
Date of birth (1971-05-08) 8 May 1971
Original team(s) Prince Alfred College
Position(s) Full back
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1990 North Adelaide 2 (1)
1991–2002 Sturt 223 (11)
Total 225 (12)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2002.

In 2014, Thredgold was elected as a board member of the Sturt Football Club in the portfolio of Football Director.[2]


  1. Devaney, John; Cardosi, Adam. "Chris Threadgold". Australian Football. Full Points Footy. Retrieved 14 July 2015.
  2. "Chris Thredgold elected Board Member". Sturt Football Club. Sturt Football Club. Retrieved 14 July 2015.

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