Great Southern man a Saint for 2021

The Southern Saints have retained the services of Hayden Johnston for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership.

The 2019 U18 player of the year is a strong defender who played a key role for the Saints in their 2020 Premiership season.

The 21 year old is strong in the air and reads the play well. He is calm with ball in hand and is touted as a future Saints Captain.

From Otago, Hayden is one of New Zealand’s bright young talents who has the potential to make a big name for himself in the AFL New Zealand community.

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