A gifted a player Danny Sullivan would tour France, Ireland and England with Australian School Boys team. He debuted for the Parramatta Eels, player number 631, in 2001 and go on to play 5 games that season. A severe knee injury would see him need a knee ACL reconstruction and sit out the season...
You're thinking of Danny Sullivan. Junior Kangaroo, major prospect... in a trial for Parra I think in 2002 he goes down with a knee injury, goes to hospital and contracts golden staph. Horror injury, has to relearn to walk etc etc. Ando obviously knows him from his Parra...