Liam SUMNER

#19  

Age: 25yr 7mth Games: 32 Born: Aug 16, 1993
Height: 178cm Weight: 75kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Applied forward 50 heat in 16 games in 2016, but averaging nine touches and slotting eight goals in total won’t cut it.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Carlton

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3 13 touches and a goal across half forward. Burst in and out of the game.
4 PM In and out until injuring a hamstring and finishing the game on ice. -
5 Hamstring.
6 Hamstring.
7 VFL Will benefit from the run after an injury lay-off, but was influential at stages in final term. -
8 VFL Applied good pressure in the front half and was rewarded with three goals. -
9 VFL Kicked a goal but had a hand in a few more thanks to his defensive work. -
10 NM Relatively quiet on return. Applied some forward pressure but needed to do more. Kicked the last goal of the game. 2
11 Bye.
12 GWS Former Giant struggled to get into the contest. Tried hard but that’s only good in league’s that have oranges at halftime. 2
13 VFL Adductor. -
14 VFL Kicked a goal on return, but only a handful of touches. Tackled hard. -
15 Adel Could have hurt the Crows on the scoreboard but didn’t, doesn’t get in and under or on the outside enough. 2
16 VFL Flashed in and out for his 15 touches. Handy. -
17 WB Given a chance but again failed to fire. Mustered four kicks for the game and had no inside-50s or shots at goal. 2
18 VFL Showed some good signs with his running, but like a lot of his teammates, didn't value his opportunity. -
19 VFL Had some really good patches, but other patches where he needs to work harder at the ball. -
20 VFL Drifted in and out of the contest after a good start to the game. -
21 VFL Copped a heavy knock early on from Salem and played no further part. -
22 VFL Just the one goal and struggled to have an impact. -
23 VFL Only managed seven possessions in what looms as his final game as a Blue. -

2016 Season

Played for : Carlton

1 Played in VFL trial against Richmond.
2 Played in VFL trial against Port Melbourne.
3 VFL Used as a sweeper but wasn’t a force in that role. Couldn’t question effort. -
4 WB Two goals from four kicks so made them count. Got to be more involved. 4
5 Frem Turned the ball over too often. 3
6 Ess Only goal came at a crucial time in the final term. Apart from that pretty quiet. 3
7 Coll Confidence-boosting early goal and got involved in front half. Something to build on. 5
8 Port Quiet until rundown tackle on Amon and conversion in frenetic final term. 4
9 NM Competitive as a small forward but missed some chances to keep Blues close enough. 4
10 Geel Injured leg early in the peace and while tried to return his day was done after half time. 1
11 Foot.
12 StK Did a couple of things but came off second best in tangle with Armitage. 3
14 GWS Very little impact. Seven of his 11 touches came in second quarter. 3
15 Coll Tackled hard but struggled to get into the game. A spell in the twos is looming. 3
16 Adel Six disposals first quarter then touched it four times from the on...VFL? 3
17 WCE Six disposals (three effective) tells the story of a horror day. 1
18 Syd Didn’t waste any of his 13 disposals. Kicked a magnificent goal in opening term. 5
19 Haw Provided some defensive pressure in the front half and kicked a late goal. 4
20 Senior emergency.
21 VFL Bye. -
22 Melb Kicked a goal from outside 50 and was in and out. 4
23 Ess Offered very little both offensively and defensively. 2

2015 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

1 Wrist.
2 Wrist.
3 Wrist.
4 Wrist.
5 Wrist.
6 Wrist.
7 Wrist.
8 Wrist.
9 Wrist.
10 NEAFL Got a bit of the ball in first game back. -
11 NEAFL Made most of his 12 touches to kick two handy goals. -
12 NEAFL Best game since return from injury with 19 possessions. -
13 NEAFL Bye. -
14 NEAFL Improved outing as part of midfield rotation. 20 disposals. -
15 Suspended.
16 NEAFL In and out of game after club suspension. -
17 Foot.
18 Foot.
19 Foot.
20 Foot.
21 Foot.
22 Foot.
23 Foot.

2014 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

1 PM Buzzed about and got his hands on the ball. -
2 NEAFL Showed his quality at various stages. -
3 NEAFL Lively at half forward and kicked 1.3. -
4 WB Kicked a goal but had little impact. 2
5 NEAFL Bye. -
6 NEAFL Quiet return, just eight disposals. -
7 NEAFL Kicked three goals and among the best. -
8 NEAFL Among the best and a senior recall is not far away. -
9 NEAFL Bye. -
10 NEAFL Among Giants best and is pushing hard for a recall. -
11 NEAFL Good for the third week running. -
12 NEAFL A little down on the form of the last few weeks. -
13 NEAFL Made the most of opportunities, kicked two. -
14 NEAFL Bye. -
15 NEAFL Deployed all over the place and did some good things. -
16 NEAFL Down on last week, but did some good things. -
17 NEAFL Didn’t do enough to earn a recall to seniors. -
18 NEAFL Did some good things, but needs to do more. -
19 Injured.
20 Injured.
21 NEAFL Played all over ground and did some good things. -
22 NEAFL Pressed his claim for a call-up with an impressive display. -
23 WB No impact and subbed off in the third term. 1
QF NEAFL Spent a lot of the day in defence, did OK. -
SF -
PF -
GF -

2013 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

1 Syd Lively second half a highlight and looks a real player of the future. 7
2 Port Good signs early and almost pulled off huge mark, but looked spent by third quarter. 4
3 StK Showed glimpses but not a significant game. 3
4 Melb Kicked a goal and buzzed about in the forward half. OK. 5
5 Didn’t play for UWS Giants.
6 NEAFL Bye. -
7 Didn't play for UWS Giants.
8 NEAFL Gave run at times but needed to do a bit more. -
9 NEAFL Played up forward and through the middle. OK. -
10 NEAFL Played his role at half forward with three classy goals. -
11 NEAFL Lively from the start and contributed three goals. -
12 NEAFL Worked up from half forward to provide a good link. -
13 NEAFL Bye. -
14 NM Opportunistic goal in second term but little else playing up forward. 3
15 NEAFL Slow early, but worked up off half forward to do well. -
16 NEAFL Won a lot of ball pushing up into the midfield. Tackled hard too. -
17 NEAFL Bye. -
18 NEAFL Tackled hard and kicked a goal across half forward/wing. -
19 NEAFL Fantastic. Great running patterns/forward pressure. Three goals. -
20 NEAFL Kicked two goals and worked hard across half forward. -
21 Bris Subbed in during third term and managed six touches. Not the worst. 4
22 Rich Subbed out with an achilles issue after an early goal. 1
23 GCS Kicked an early goal and that was all she wrote. 3
QF
SF
PF
GF

2012 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

2 NEAFL Quiet start but really worked into the game late. -
3 NEAFL Played forward and on ball. A bit down on previous weeks. -
4 NEAFL Broke the lines playing on a wing. -
5 NEAFL One of the best, four quarter effort is required at next level. -
6 Carl Kicked an early goal and did a few good things. Still very raw. 4
7 GCS Subbed off very early after managing to kick a goal but that’s about it. 3
20 NEAFL Returned from injury and played a minor role. -