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Analysis of the Tigers’ 2015 fixture

We’ve dissected Richmond’s 2015 fixture to provide you with the most comprehensive examination imaginable of what’s in store for the Tigers next season.

10:15am  Oct 30, 2014

2015 home-and-away fixture released

Richmond will play traditional rivals Carlton, Collingwood and Essendon twice each, as part of an MCG-friendly 2015 AFL fixture, which was released today.

10:01am  Oct 30, 2014

Richmond Recruiting Rewind: Marvellous Martin

In the 18th of a Bingle Recruitment Zone special series, focusing on 20 highlights from Richmond’s trade/draft history during the off-season, we chart Dustin Martin’s rise to league football stardom.

6:00am  Oct 30, 2014

2013 National Draft: Pick 66 – Sam Lloyd

richmondfc.com.au  November 21, 2013 8:15 PM

2013 Draft, pick 66: Sam Lloyd Watch the best highlights of Richmond's third pick in the 2013 National Draft, Sam Lloyd.
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Sam Lloyd of the Victorian State Side holds up before the boundary line during the 2013 VFL State match between the Victorian Football League and the Western Australian Football League at Northam in Western Australia on May 11, 2013. (Photo: Daniel Carson/AFL Media)

Richmond has selected exciting, mature-age Frankston forward Sam Lloyd with its third pick (No. 66 overall) in the 2013 AFL National Draft.

Lloyd caught the eye of the Tiger talent scouts during a debut season at VFL level with the Dolphins in 2013, which netted him 38 goals in 17 games.

The 23-year-old booted four goals while representing the combined VFL team against the WAFL, in one of his best performances of the season.

“Sam continued his progression through the grades this year and was a consistent threat in the forward 50 for Frankston,” said Richmond’s Recruiting Manager Francis Jackson.

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“He is just a genuine football talent. He knows where the ball is going before anyone else, and he is outstanding at winning one-on-one contests, both in the air and at ground level.

“His marking, in particular, for someone his size, is elite. He has genuine goal ‘smarts’ and makes creative decisions with the footy.

“We feel Sam will add genuine class and goal-scoring power to the playing group.

“There is enormous upside to Sam, and with one or two AFL pre-seasons under his belt, he will be able to display his natural talents more consistently at the elite level.”


Sam Lloyd profile
DOB:               3/3/90
HEIGHT:         181cm
WEIGHT:        85kg
POSITION:      Mid Forward
CLUB:              Frankston
STATE:           Victoria