|Position||Second Row, Front Row|
|Debut||1942: Round 1 vs North Sydney|
George Elley joined Canterbury in 1942.
A strong second rower, George made an immediate impact and secured a first grade position from the start of the season which he held for three seasons.
George played in the 1942 Premiership winning team.
In 1945, he became captain-coach of the reserve grade team and played in the reserve grade Grand Final against South Sydney.