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Eagles: 'Living my dream'

From NEAFL Premiers to AFL debut and a season ending injury - 18 months has been a rollercoaster for Eagles.

10:00am  Feb 16, 2019

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3:00pm  Oct 4, 2018

Eagles and Hinge re-sign

Two rookies will return for the Brisbane Lions in 2019.

11:45am  Sep 7, 2018

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6:28pm  May 20, 2018

Eagles' moment arrives

3:20pm  May 8, 2018

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Matt
Eagles

Height
200 cm
DOB
09-02-1990
Weight
101 kg
Debut
-
Games
2019
0
Career
4
Goals
2019
0
Career
1
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
0
Avg
0
MattEagles

Player Bio

Junior Clubs: Yeronga South Brisbane Football Club
Clubs: Brisbane Lions
Debut: Round 7, 2018
Recruited from: The Recruit
Brownlow Votes:
0

Introduction

The Brisbane Lions picked up winner of The Recruit Matt Eagles as a Category B Rookie in late 2016. Eagles is a 199cm ruckman, described as an aggressive player who has the ability to find the ball at ground level. 

In one of the most remarkable mature age stories in AFL history, Eagles made his debut at 28 years of age in Round 7, 2018, against Collingwood. 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 0
    • Kicks 0.0
    • Handballs 0.0
    • Disposals 0.0
    • Marks 0.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 0.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 0.0

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 0 - -
Handballs 0 - -
Disposals 0 - -
Marks 0 - -
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 0 - -
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 0 - -

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 West Coast Eagles W 102 - 58 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 North Melbourne W 87 - 107 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Port Adelaide W 107 - 90 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Essendon L 112 - 65 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Collingwood L 61 - 123 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Gold Coast Suns W 62 - 111 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Sydney Swans W 103 - 81 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Western Bulldogs L 92 - 76 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Adelaide Crows W 93 - 92 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Fremantle L 73 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
14 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
16 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
18 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 6 - L: 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 4
    • Kicks 4.8
    • Handballs 2.5
    • Disposals 7.3
    • Marks 2.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 0.8
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 27.5

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 7 Collingwood Rd 7, 2018
Handballs 4 Hawthorn Rd 9, 2018
Disposals 11 Collingwood Rd 7, 2018
Marks 4 Western Bulldogs Rd 8, 2018
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 2 Sydney Swans Rd 10, 2018
Goals 1 Hawthorn Rd 9, 2018
AFL Fantasy 34 Collingwood Rd 7, 2018

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Brisbane Lions 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 Brisbane Lions 19 10 29 10 0 3 6 3 1 0 110

Legend

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