Rebels - a brief rugby history
Colours: Jersey: Dark Blue with Red trim Shorts: Dark Blue with Red & White trim Socks: Dark Blue with Red top
Home Ground: AAMI Park, Melbourne
Chairman: Paul Docherty
CEO: Baden Stephenson
The Melbourne Rebels were formed in 2011. They represent the Australian Rugby Region of Victoria.
The 2020 head coach is David Wessels. The assistant coaches are Kevin Foote, Geoff Parling, Nic Henderson & Shaun Berne.
The 2020 squad is:
Forwards: Jermaine Ainsley; Angus Cottrell; Cabous Eloff; Mees Erasmus; Pone Fa'amausili; Matt Gibbon; Esel Haangana; Richard Hardwick; Ross Haylett-Petty; Trevor Hosea; Luke Jones; Josh Kemeny; Boyd Killingworth; Gideon Koegelenberg; Robert Leota; Declan Moore; Isi Naisarani; Cameron Orr; Matt Philip; Aneru Rangi; Fereti Sa'aga; Ruan Smith; Jordan Uelese; Michael Wells; Brad Wilkin.
Backs: Andrew Deegan; Tom English; Dane Haylett-Petty; Reece Hodge; Andrew Kellaway; Marika Koroibete; Frank Lomani; Ryan Louwrens; Jack Maddocks; Campbell Magnay; Billy Meakes; Harry Potter; Matt To'omua; Semisi Tupou; James Tuttle.
They play 8 Home games against: Waratahs; Sharks; Lions; Sunwolves; Crusaders; Blues; Brumbies; Reds.
They play 8 Away games against: Sunwolves; Brumbies; Highlanders; Stormers; Jaquares; Reds; Waratahs; Chiefs.
They finished in 11th position at the end of the 2019 round-robin stages.
They are 5th= on the New Zealand TAB fixed odds to win the competition @ NZ$23.00