Michael Turnbull finally shares proof he wasn't lying about his professional soccer career.


The Bachelorette runner-up Michael Turnbull has finally put to rest those rumours that he never actually played professional football for Australia.

In case you missed it, Turnbull sold himself as a ‘professional soccer player’ during his quest to find love with Sam Frost, but many viewers believed he had wildly inflated the claims.

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“The highlight of my career was playing for Australia and the Socceroos and also the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000” he told Sam during one of their dates.


More than a year after appearing on the show, Michael has finally put to bed the nasty rumours he was never a part of the Australian team, showing off his jersey in an interview.

Posting a snippet of the interview on his Instagram, Michael finds his jersey in his closet.

"This is my Australian jersey!" said Michael. Image via Instagram/Michael Turnbull.

"This is the first time I ever played for Australia," the goalkeeper said as he pulled a jersey from his wardrobe.

"This is my Australian jersey!"

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