Darrell Peter Panizza (born 11 March 1959 in Bunbury, Western Australia) is a former Australian rules footballer who represented Claremont in the West Australian Football League (WAFL) and the now-defunct Woodville Football Club in the South Australian National Football League (SANFL) during the 1980s and 1990s. He also represented and coached Western Australia in interstate football.
|Full name||Darrell Peter Panizza|
|Date of birth||11 March 1959|
|Place of birth||Bunbury, Western Australia|
|Original team(s)||Albany Royals|
|1979–1986, 1990–1995||Claremont||274 (114)|
|Representative team honours|
|1982–1991||Western Australia||6 (1)|
|1997||Western Australia||1 (0–1–0)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1989.
Panizza joined Claremont in 1979 from the Albany Royals and played in WAFL premiership teams in 1981, 1991 and 1993. He retired having played 274 matches in two stints, the first between 1979 and 1986; and the second between 1990 and 1995. He holds the record for the most games played at Claremont.
In 1996, after retiring as a player he coached Claremont to a WAFL premiership.
Hall of FameEdit
Panizza was inducted into the WA Football Hall of Fame in March 2009.
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- "WEST AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME Playing Record of all Members @ March 2012". West Australian Football Commission. March 2012. p. 3. Retrieved 20 July 2012.
- "Great Southern Football League". Full Points Footy. Retrieved 12 March 2009.