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Patrick
Dangerfield

Height
189 cm
DOB
05-04-1990
Weight
92 kg
Debut
2008
Games
2018
22
Career
224
Goals
2018
24
Career
256
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
2315
Avg
105
PatrickDangerfield

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Anglesea/Geelong U18s
Clubs: Adelaide, Geelong
Debut: 2008
Recruited from: Adelaide
Brownlow Votes: 132

Outlook

Didn’t miss a beat from his 2016 Brownlow Medal win to start the season with a bang before really igniting around the mid-season break. Was again devastating in the midfield with his explosive power and elite skill, and showed in the semi-final against Sydney he can be a frightening prospect when one-out at full-forward. Was controversially deemed ineligible for back-to-back Brownlows for a tackle that left Carlton big man Matthew Kreuzer concussed in round 19 and ended up polling the second-highest votes behind Dustin Martin. Averaged nearly 30 disposals and an AFL-high of more than seven clearances across 24 games and kicked 45 goals (second behind Hawkins). Will no doubt be used as a forward weapon at times in 2018, after finishing third in the AFL for score involvements last year.

Player honours: Brownlow Medal 2016; Adelaide best and fairest 2015; Geelong best and fairest 2016, 2017; Adelaide 2nd best and fairest 2012; Adelaide 3rd best and fairest 2013 (equal) 2014; All-Australian 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017; International Rules Series 2010, 2014, 2015, 2017; AFLPA MVP 2016; AFLCA Player of the Year 2016; NAB AFL Rising Star nominee 2009; Adelaide pre-season premiership side 2012.

Brownlow Medal: 2017 votes 33; career votes 165.

Previous AFL club: Adelaide (2008-15: 154 games, 163 goals).

Draft history: 2007 NAB AFL Draft 1st round selection (Adelaide) No. 10 overall; 2015 NAB AFL Draft traded by Adelaide for Dean Gore, No. 11 (Wayne Milera) and No. 33 (Mitch Hibberd).

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 22
    • Kicks 13.9
    • Handballs 14.3
    • Disposals 28.1
    • Marks 3.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.6
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 105.2

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 23 Carlton Rd 10
Handballs 23 Richmond Rd 20
Disposals 39 Hawthorn Rd 21
Marks 9 Gold Coast Suns Rd 23
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 10 Adelaide Crows Rd 17
Goals 4 Gold Coast Suns Rd 23
AFL Fantasy 158 Gold Coast Suns Rd 23

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Melbourne W 94 - 97 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Hawthorn L 117 - 118 16 15 31 4 0 3 0 3 2 1 118
3 West Coast Eagles L 95 - 80 15 18 33 2 0 2 0 3 0 1 102
4 St Kilda W 103 - 56 16 9 25 2 0 3 1 6 0 1 97
5 Port Adelaide W 50 - 84 15 13 28 3 0 5 1 4 1 1 105
6 Sydney Swans L 69 - 86 7 15 22 3 0 1 3 3 1 0 70
7 GWS Giants W 93 - 32 15 12 27 5 0 1 2 4 2 2 109
8 Collingwood W 45 - 66 14 12 26 1 0 3 0 7 1 0 106
9 Essendon L 84 - 50 13 14 27 3 0 2 3 6 2 0 105
10 Carlton W 73 - 45 23 6 29 4 0 7 1 3 1 2 117
11 Gold Coast Suns W 36 - 121 12 16 28 4 0 2 4 5 1 0 96
12 North Melbourne W 96 - 59 11 13 24 5 0 1 2 5 2 2 103
13 Richmond L 65 - 83 10 10 20 2 0 3 0 4 0 0 75
15 Western Bulldogs L 103 - 101 11 20 31 5 0 1 0 1 1 1 100
16 Sydney Swans W 59 - 71 11 8 19 3 0 3 3 4 1 2 76
17 Adelaide Crows L 112 - 97 17 16 33 5 0 1 3 10 3 3 151
18 Melbourne W 100 - 98 10 19 29 1 0 1 1 7 2 0 109
19 Brisbane Lions W 120 - 78 12 14 26 2 0 1 3 1 0 0 66
20 Richmond L 85 - 82 16 23 39 4 0 2 0 5 0 0 128
21 Hawthorn L 71 - 60 17 22 39 5 0 5 1 3 0 0 124
22 Fremantle W 158 - 25 13 11 24 6 0 4 1 8 0 3 115
23 Gold Coast Suns W 142 - 40 20 14 34 9 0 4 0 3 4 3 158
W1 Melbourne L 75 - 46 11 14 25 4 0 1 6 7 0 1 85
TOTAL W: 13 - L: 10 305 314 619 82 0 56 35 102 24 23 2315

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 224
    • Kicks 12.3
    • Handballs 11.6
    • Disposals 23.9
    • Marks 3.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.6
    • Tackles 3.9
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 93.7

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 29 Port Adelaide Rd 5, 2012
Handballs 29 GWS Giants Rd 15, 2017
Disposals 48 North Melbourne Rd 12, 2016
Marks 13 North Melbourne Rd 12, 2016
Hit-outs 6 Melbourne Rd 22, 2013
Tackles 12 Western Bulldogs Rd 9, 2017
Goals 6 Gold Coast Suns Rd 8, 2011
AFL Fantasy 187 North Melbourne Rd 12, 2016

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Geelong Cats 305 314 619 82 0 56 35 102 24 23 2315
2017 Geelong Cats 324 394 718 109 0 61 36 141 45 31 2905
2016 Geelong Cats 387 375 762 122 9 46 30 109 24 24 2846
2015 Adelaide Crows 322 295 617 84 32 37 24 126 21 14 2449
2014 Adelaide Crows 276 272 548 74 28 34 19 78 17 22 2035
2013 Adelaide Crows 302 164 466 84 48 36 20 64 31 18 1970
2012 Adelaide Crows 390 277 667 106 8 45 26 77 23 9 2472
2011 Adelaide Crows 204 171 375 64 1 36 22 72 23 13 1556
2010 Adelaide Crows 140 158 298 52 3 23 18 57 26 19 1267
2009 Adelaide Crows 106 167 273 57 0 13 14 47 21 19 1127
2008 Adelaide Crows 6 6 12 4 0 1 2 2 1 1 52

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

Playing record

AFL
Adelaide: 154 games, 163 goals
NAB Cup
Adelaide:
VFL

TAC Cup

Milestone games

Milestone Versus Round Venue Result
AFL Debut Essendon 20, 2008 Docklands W 56
50th game Collingwood 9, 2011 Docklands L 43
100th game Sydney 11, 2013 Football Park L 77
150th game Brisbane 21, 2015 Adelaide Oval W 87

Draft History

Selected by Adelaide with their first pick (10) in the 2007 draft.
Traded to Geelong as a restricted free agent in 2015 after requesting to return to home.

Awards

AFL

Rising Star nominee 2009
All Australian 2012, 2013, 2015

Adelaide

Mark Bickley award 2009
19th Man award 2012
Runner up Club Champion 2012
Club Champion 2015

Representative Honours

International Rules vs. Ireland 2010, 2014, 2015