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Deledio likes Matt finish

Richmond’s talented, young Tiger utility player, Matt McDonough, has earned high praise from dual Jack Dyer Medallist and Club vice-captain, Brett Deledio.

10:12am  May 9, 2014

McDonough returns

Richmond has recalled talented, young utility player Matt McDonough to its line-up for Sunday’s big clash with reigning premier Hawthorn at the MCG.

5:00pm  Apr 25, 2014

McDonough presses claims

Talented, young utility player Matt McDonough has given himself every chance of gaining selection in Richmond’s side for this Saturday’s opening round clash with the Gold Coast Suns, following his fine form during the pre-season.

10:34am  Mar 11, 2014

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7:32pm  Jun 10, 2013

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Matt
McDonough

Height
180 cm
DOB
26-01-1994
Weight
82 kg
Debut
2013
Games
2014
7
Career
8
Goals
2014
1
Career
1
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
311
Avg
44
MattMcDonough

Player Bio

Arrived at the club as a medium forward, but developed as an exciting midfield prospect in his debut season in 2013. The South Australian was a prolific possession-gatherer in the VFL, winning clearances and using the ball with precision. Kicks goals and should push for regular AFL selection in 2014 after making his debut in round 21  last season.    

Draft history: 2012 NAB AFL Draft 2nd round selection (Richmond) No. 42 overall.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 7
    • Kicks 6.3
    • Handballs 5.4
    • Disposals 11.7
    • Marks 2.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.7
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 44.4

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 10 GWS Giants Rd 10
Handballs 8 North Melbourne Rd 12
Disposals 17 GWS Giants Rd 10
Marks 3 North Melbourne Rd 12
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 North Melbourne Rd 12
Goals 1 GWS Giants Rd 10
AFL Fantasy 69 GWS Giants Rd 10

2014 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Gold Coast Suns L 87 - 69 4 7 11 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 39
2 Carlton W 98 - 86 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Western Bulldogs L 100 - 98 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Collingwood L 72 - 110 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Brisbane Lions W 63 - 106 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Hawthorn L 52 - 118 4 2 6 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 29
7 Geelong Cats L 81 - 76 8 5 13 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 45
9 Melbourne L 74 - 91 6 6 12 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 43
10 GWS Giants W 41 - 154 10 7 17 3 0 1 0 2 1 1 69
11 Essendon L 104 - 54 7 3 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 33
12 North Melbourne L 116 - 88 5 8 13 3 0 0 1 4 0 0 53
13 Fremantle L 85 - 105 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Sydney Swans L 51 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 St Kilda W 73 - 117 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Brisbane Lions W 79 - 54 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Port Adelaide W 126 - 106 - - - - - - - - - - -
18 West Coast Eagles W 42 - 59 - - - - - - - - - - -
19 GWS Giants W 89 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Essendon W 95 - 77 - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Adelaide Crows W 69 - 79 - - - - - - - - - - -
22 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 10 44 38 82 16 0 3 1 12 1 1 311

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 8
    • Kicks 6.5
    • Handballs 5.1
    • Disposals 11.6
    • Marks 2.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.9
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 44.1

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 10 GWS Giants Rd 10, 2014
Handballs 8 North Melbourne Rd 12, 2014
Disposals 17 GWS Giants Rd 10, 2014
Marks 3 North Melbourne Rd 12, 2014
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 North Melbourne Rd 12, 2014
Goals 1 GWS Giants Rd 10, 2014
AFL Fantasy 69 GWS Giants Rd 10, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 Richmond 44 38 82 16 0 3 1 12 1 1 311
2013 Richmond 8 3 11 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 42

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