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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

McDonough eyes senior spot

Richmond youngster Matt McDonough has a simple goal for the 2014 season – play more senior football.

12:50pm  Jan 8, 2014

Matt McDonough in focus

Richmond’s VFL coach Tim Clarke provides an exclusive insight into the 2013 performance and future prospects of a group of young Tigers, who played predominantly under his coaching guidance at Coburg this year.  First-up, he takes a look at Matt McDonough . . .

2:30pm  Oct 15, 2013

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McDonough's plan for 2014

10:38am  Jan 8, 2014

McDonough jumper presentation

9:29am  Aug 19, 2013

Choco Cub Watch: McDonough

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
1
Career
2
Goals
2014
0
Career
0
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
39
Avg
39
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 1
    • Kicks 4.0
    • Handballs 7.0
    • Disposals 11.0
    • Marks 0.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 39.0

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 4 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1
Handballs 7 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1
Disposals 11 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1
Marks 0 - -
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 39 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1

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 26 - 34 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
10 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
12 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
15 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
18 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
19 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
22 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 2 - L: 3 4 7 11 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 39

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 2
    • Kicks 6.0
    • Handballs 5.0
    • Disposals 11.0
    • Marks 0.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 40.5

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 8 Carlton Rd 21, 2013
Handballs 7 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1, 2014
Disposals 11 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1, 2014
Marks 1 Carlton Rd 21, 2013
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 Gold Coast Suns Rd 1, 2014
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 42 Carlton Rd 21, 2013

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 Richmond 4 7 11 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 39
2013 Richmond 8 3 11 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 42

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