Darren PFEIFFER

#31  

Age: 31yr 9mth Games: 23 Born: Sep 28, 1987
Height: 184cm Weight: 83kg Position: MID
Dream Team Profile

2013 Digest:   At 25 is one of the AFL’s journeymen. The former top-10 draft pick of the Crows failed to play a game before crossing to Carlton, where he played seven games in 2008 before being delisted. He joined Port via the rookie draft in 2012 and was elevated to the senior list to play 16 games. Not elevated permanently for 2013.

2013 NAB Cup:   Journeyman failed to fire when given a run and will have to win spot through SANFL.

2013 Season

Played for : Port Adelaide

1 SANFL Solid display in Redlegs midfield with five clearances. -
2 SANFL 16 possessions for Norwood. Not his best outing. -
3 SANFL Solid without starring for Norwood. -
4 SANFL Just the 12 possessions for Norwood. Not his best. -
5 SANFL Kicked two third-quarter Anzac Day goals when swung forward. -
6 SANFL Out of form, well held in Redlegs' loss to North. -
7 SANFL Bye. -
8 SANFL Finally regaining form and confidence after shoulder reconstruction. -
9 Bye.
10 SANFL Steadily recapturing form, kicked Norwood’s last goal. -
11 SANFL Strong first half in the clinches helped set up Redlegs win. -
12 SANFL Gaining momentum, won his share of inside ball. -
13 SANFL Ran hard all day, was among Redlegs’ best with 19 touches. -
14 SANFL 15 bullocking possessions and jagged an early goal. -
15 SANFL Kicked the game's first goal and one-percenters were invaluable. -
16 Bye.
17 SANFL His contested footy a treat in Norwood's win in the wet. -
18 SANFL Stats only so-so but one-percenters and two-way running were crucial. -
19 SANFL 21 possessions, seven inside 50s in Redlegs’ huge victory. -
20 SANFL Bye. -
21 SANFL Had his moments including an early goal in hard-earned win. -
22 SANFL Nailed three goals to go with 20 touches, his best game of 2013. -
23 SANFL Killed Eagles' hopes of a comeback with three second-half goals. -
QF SANFL Steady performer in Norwood's easy triumph. -
EF SANFL Steady performer in Norwood's easy triumph. -
SF Shoulder.
PF SANFL Gave his all, kicked two goals as pinch-hitter in attack. -
GF

2012 Season

Played for : Port Adelaide

2 SANFL 18 possessions and a goal in the middle and at half back. -
3 SANFL Good outing with 23 possessions and two goals. -
4 Coll OK. Lacks polish but earned his 20 disposals (efficiency 65% needs work). 5
5 Adel Managed some quality touches in the middle of the ground. 5
6 Rich Played the majority of the match coming on as the sub, needs to lift. 3
7 SANFL Among the Redlegs best with 22 touches and a goal. -
8 NM Had seven disposals in the last quarter with the game in the balance. 7
9 GCS Not his best game but stuck to his task at half back. 4
10 Carl His best game for the club since being elevated from the Rookie List. 6
11 Haw Continues to impress in defence and holding up his spot in the team well. 5
12 WB Took Giansiracusa and kept him to one goal so from that angle did his job. 5
14 Geel Deployed across half back/wing. Four clearances his only real contribution. 4
15 Adel Stood tall in defence with many intercepting marks. 7
16 Ess Getting better with each game and looks the goods across halfback. 6
18 Frem Might lack polish but you can’t dispute his effort for taking the game on. 6
19 SANFL 18 disposals 13K 5H 4 Clearances 4th best -
20 Haw Started well but influence waned as the game progressed. 5
21 WCE Always willing to take the game regardless of the score and opposition. 4
22 Bris Tried hard in tough conditions. 4
23 Rich Job on Edwards and OK but allowed three goals which hurt. 4