Date of Birth: 25/09/1965
Club (as player): North Melbourne FC/Geelong FC
Club (as Coach): North Melbourne
Games (Goals): 68 (59)
Leigh has never been far from success during his time as an Assistant Coach.
After successful tenures at Geelong, St Kilda, and Sydney, Leigh is now at North Melbourne, where his reputation remains intact. During his time involved in coaching at AFL level since 2005 he has been part of six Grand Finals, which includes two Premierships. Leigh has also been involved in a Preliminary Final and Semi Final..
Leigh’s knowledge of the game and ability to communicate one on one to his players has been crucial to his success.
Leigh was also a very good player for North Melbourne and Geelong, which consisted of 68 games and two Grand Final appearances in 1994 and 1996