DOB: 15 October 1945
From: University Blues/Richmond
Residentially tied to Richmond, Rhoden finished second in the VAFA best and fairest in 1965 and trained with the Tigers in the 1966 pre-season but did not sign for them. Returning to University Blues he joined Melbourne two years later and played three games over a season and a half, winning the league's Reserve Grade best and fairest in his first season.
He was not officially delisted by the Demons until the end of 1971 after which he joined Sandringham for three games the next year.
Football Record 1968 Finals
"South will press for Wilson clearance" - The Age 02/03/1966
"Phil Rhoden wins Gardiner" - The Age 04/09/1968
The Age - 19/04/1972
"Ex-Demons stand for committee" - The Age 31/10/1973