Shaun Playford Burgoyne is an Australian rules footballer playing with the Hawthorn Football Club in the Australian Football League. Burgoyne played with Port Adelaide through to 2002 to 2009 before being traded to Hawthorn in late 2009, where he has now played the majority of his games. With 35 finals appearances, Burgoyne has the second most finals appearances of any AFL footballer, behind only Michael Tuck. At 37 years old, he is currently the oldest active AFL player. He is also the last active AFL player who participated in any AFL Grand Final from 2006 or earlier.
About Shaun Burgoyne
Australian rules footballer who played with the Port Adelaide Power from 2002 to 2009, winning the AFL Premiership in 2004. He later joined Hawthorn, with whom he won back-to-back Premierships in 2013 and 2014.
He was born in Darwin and began his AFL career in 2002.
He won the Showdown Medal as the best player on ground in the Showdown AFL match between Adelaide and Port Adelaide in 2005.
His brother, Peter Burgoyne, also played for Port Adelaide.
He won the 2013 and 2013 AFL Premiership alongside Hawthorn captain Luke Hodge.
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