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Mathieson discusses the team's potential ahead of opening round at the Gabba.

3:08pm  Mar 14, 2019

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Senior Players List

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Rhys
Mathieson

Height
188 cm
DOB
10-01-1997
Weight
87 kg
Debut
-
Games
2019
1
Career
38
Goals
2019
1
Career
21
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
80
Avg
80
RhysMathieson

Player Profile

At A Glance

Junior Clubs: Bell Park
Debut: Round 9, 2016
Recruited from: Geelong Falcons
Brownlow Votes: -

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The Lions drafted midfielder Rhys Mathieson with pick #39 in the 2015 National Draft. Recruited from the Geelong Falcons, Mathieson had an impressive first year for the Lions. He is known for his ability to win contested football, and in his first Season averaged 18.2 disposals a game.

Season by Season

Season by Season

• Known to teammates and the Brisbane Lions faithful as “Beast Mode”, Rhys Mathieson quickly made a name for himself at the Club after being drafted with pick #39 in the 2015 National Draft.

• His penchant for loving the contested ball was evident to see in just his first AFL game in round nine against Melbourne, as he won a game high six free kicks as reward for his aggressive attack on the ball.

• The 185cm midfielder averaged 18.2 disposals a game in 2016 – 9th highest on the team – and found consistency toward the end of the year, playing in the final eight games of the season.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 1
    • Kicks 12.0
    • Handballs 13.0
    • Disposals 25.0
    • Marks 2.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 1.0
    • AFL Fantasy 80.0

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 12 West Coast Eagles Rd 1
Handballs 13 West Coast Eagles Rd 1
Disposals 25 West Coast Eagles Rd 1
Marks 2 West Coast Eagles Rd 1
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 West Coast Eagles Rd 1
Goals 1 West Coast Eagles Rd 1
AFL Fantasy 80 West Coast Eagles Rd 1

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 West Coast Eagles W 102 - 58 12 13 25 2 0 0 2 3 1 0 80
2 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
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: 1 - L: 0 12 13 25 2 0 0 2 3 1 0 80

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 38
    • Kicks 8.1
    • Handballs 9.7
    • Disposals 17.7
    • Marks 2.9
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 3.4
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 68.3

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2017
Handballs 19 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2017
Disposals 32 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2017
Marks 7 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2018
Hit-outs 1 Melbourne Rd 22, 2017
Tackles 7 Melbourne Rd 2, 2018
Goals 2 North Melbourne Rd 20, 2018
AFL Fantasy 108 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Brisbane Lions 87 124 211 39 0 19 9 39 4 2 800
2017 Brisbane Lions 106 130 236 44 1 32 15 47 8 1 935
2016 Brisbane Lions 101 101 202 26 1 31 17 41 8 3 779

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Milestones