Full Name: MICHAEL NUGENT
Date of Birth: 20/03/1959
Height: 196 cm ( 6-5 )
Weight: 92 kg ( 14-7 )
Debut: 07/06/1980, Round 11, South Melbourne
Last Game: 25/07/1981, Round 17, Fitzroy
Total Games: 16
Total Goals: 2
Total Games: 23
Total Goals: 11
Michael played in the ruck and back-pocket. He came to Richmond after an outstanding amateur career with De La Salle where he played in two Premiership teams, won two Best and Fairest awards and also represented Victoria. He spent two seasons at Richmond before he was unfortunately stuck down with knee injuries, just as he had established himself in the seniors. As a result of the injuries he was forced to retire. He later serviced as Secretary of the De La Salle Football Club. Away from football he holds a Degree in Applied Mathematics and works as an M.I.S. Manager.
De La Salle Thirds 1976, Games 15 ( Honours - Captain !976, Club Best & Fairest 1976, VAFA Junior Section 2 Best & Fairest 1976 ) ; De La Salle Seniors 1977-79, Games 57( Honours - Premiership 1977, 1979, Club Best & Fairest 1978-79, VAFA Representative Team, All-Australian Amateur Team.