Giants stock up on small forwards for 2020

The Central Giants have retained the services of Auckland based players Troy Brown and Steph Tabaillou for the 2020 AFLNZ Premiership season.


The forwards are retained under Category 2 of the Retained Players List (RPL).

RPL 2 is the Retention of Auckland based players.


Steph Tabaillou

Aucklander and Howick Hornets player Steph Tabaillou has been retained by the Central Giants.

The small forward was one of the Giants more consistent players during the 2019 season and proved handy in front of goal.

His determination to get his hands on the football is up there with the best in the competition.

Troy Brown

North Shore Tigers forward Troy Brown will play his second season for the Central Giants in 2020.

Known for his strong contested marks, Brown formerly played for the Southern Saints where he won a Premiership in 2017.

Troy will team nicely with Tabaillou in the forward line as the Giants look to regain Premiership glory in 2020.


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