Andrew RAINES

#29  

Age: 32yr 10mth Games: 129 Born: Mar 08, 1986
Height: 182cm Weight: 81kg Position: MID
Dream Team Profile

2015 Digest:   Now at his third club and will look to make it as a defensive midfielder. Injured his PCL at training a fortnight ago and is expected to miss the early part of the season.

2015 NAB Cup:   Injured knee in summer training and is yet to be seen at senior level.

2015 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

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2 NEAFL Worked hard in midfield to swing things Suns’ way. -
3 NEAFL 28 disposals at 82% effectiveness. Very good. -
4 NEAFL One of the Suns’ few winners in midfield. 28 disposals. -
5 NEAFL Sloppy in tough conditions but kicked two key goals. -
6 Adel Stuck to his task on Dangerfield and took the points. 6
7 WCE Tagged LeCras for most of the night. Lost that battle. 5
8 Coll Fought hard at ground level but not an influential player. 2
9 Senior emergency.
10 Syd Battled away but contribution minimal. 3
11 Frem Booted two goals and performed usual defensive role. 5
13 Carl Tagged Cripps and did that job reasonably effectively. 5
14 NEAFL Solid day in midfield with 22 disposals. -
15 NEAFL Good ball winner in midfield with 26 touches, five inside 50s. -
16 NEAFL Battled away in middle but couldn’t stem the flow. -
17 NEAFL Bye. -
18 NEAFL Tried hard all day with 27 touches and a goal. -
19 NEAFL 25 possessions and five inside 50s to lead the way in midfield. -
20 NEAFL Hard worker and often an outlet coming from defence. -
21 NEAFL Another 34 touches in big win over Eastlake. -
22 NEAFL Provided run and drive after announcing retirement. -
23 Retired.

2014 Season

Played for : Brisbane

1 PM Worked hard throughout. A chance for a recall. -
2 Needs to learn how to find his own footy again after playing as a tagger for the last couple of years.
3 NEAFL Strong performance in big NEAFL win. -
4 NEAFL Got a little bit of the ball but had to defend quite a bit. -
5 NEAFL Played on the wing most of the day. Best game this year. -
6 StK Has worked hard to regain his place. Used as winger instead. 6
7 Syd Stats over stated his impact. OK. 6
8 Ess Started well as defensive forward on Hibberd but subbed off late in third. 4
9 NM Very quiet and not even tagging. 3
11 NEAFL Serviceable game on a wing. -
12 NEAFL Ran hard on a wing but was only fair. -
13 NEAFL Played on the wing all day and was OK. -
14 NEAFL Bye. -
15 NEAFL Closely tagged by had 30 touches to be a good performer. -
16 NEAFL Had 22 disposals to half-time and finished with 34. Very good. -
17 NEAFL Had a dozen disposals in the first half before sitting out second half. -
18 NEAFL Serviceable with 23 touches and five important clearances. -
19 NEAFL Found plenty of the ball and gave good drive out of middle. -
20 NEAFL Mid 20 disposals on the wing and got involved a bit. -
21 NEAFL Another serviceable game as an inside midfielder. -
22 NEAFL Played on a wing and found plenty of the ball. -
23 -
QF -
SF -
PF -
GF -

2013 Season

Played for : Brisbane

1 NEAFL One of the Lions best in opening round win. -
2 Adel Found it tough to keep the Crows midfielders in check, but won plenty of footy. 5
3 GCS Massive game on Ablett when in midifeld, and got plenty of footy himself. 8
4 NM Didn't look like curbing Wells. 3
5 Melb Blanketed Jones and limited his impact whilst getting involved himself. 7
6 NEAFL Kicked a goal and did some good things. -
7 WCE Really good effort to keep Shuey quiet. 6
8 Ess Tagged Stanton and did a solid job. Kicked a key goal. 5
9 Carl Did his best work in late when game was in the balance. 5
10 Coll Had the tough job on Pendlebury and was beaten when it mattered. 3
12 Frem Close-checking game on Hill in a running battle and held his own. 5
13 NEAFL 35 touches, six tackles, seven clearances. Classy. -
14 NEAFL Was tagged, and struggled a little. Still won 19 touches. -
15 GCS Even effort. 5
16 NM Even effort and blanketed Harvey with effect. 6
17 Melb Ran with N. Jones and kept him relatively subdued but did give away a few frees. 6
18 Port Had the run-with role on Brad Ebert and was damaging. 6
19 StK Successfully tagged Stevens who got frustrated late in the game. 7
20 Rich Worked hard trying to stop opposition mids but often missing in the play. 4
21 GWS Spent a lot of the night chasing Scully with effect. 6
22 WB Major tagging role on Griffen and didn’t let him dominate. 6
23 Geel Shadowed Johnson at times but able to find plenty of ball in first half. 6
QF
SF
PF
GF

2012 Season

Played for : Brisbane

1 NEAFL Not his best outing but still contributed. -
2 NEAFL Ran hard through the midfield but didn’t star. -
3 Frem Great game on Hill. Stopped him from having an impact. 6
4 GCS Main job to numb Ablett. Did that with great effect and had an impact. 7
5 Geel Given job on Selwood and may have taken the role too far. 5
7 Coll Tagged Pendlebury with effect early, then limited Swan when in midfield. 7
8 GWS Give the job on tagging Scully and was effective. 6
9 NM Matched on Harvey initially then to Swallow after half time. 5
10 WCE Tagged Priddis early but that failed and set free in second half.. 5
12 Haw Lined up in middle on Burgoyne. Worked hard in his own right. 6
13 WB Tagged Griffen for most part and stuck to the task well. 6
14 Melb Did the job on Moloney. 7
15 Syd Part of a Brisbane midfield that was well beaten. 4
16 StK Had the main run-with role on Dal Santo and silenced the prime-mover. 7
17 GCS Worked hard on Ablett all night and was shaded. 4
18 WCE Great job on Kerr until the Eagle got hurt. 6
19 Rich Had his work cut out for him against Richmond’s running midfielders. 4
20 Carl Tagged Murphy but found it tough numbing his influence all night. 4
21 Adel Assigned Johncock at one stage with reasonable success and 22 touches. 6
22 Port Instrumental in the final term with his courage and hard running. 7
23 WB Great third quarter goal and used in a couple of positions. 5