Francis WATSON

#26   West Coast

Age: 23yr 6mth Games: 0 Born: Sep 29, 1995
Height: 187cm Weight: 79kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Taken the long road to an AFL list but has the talent as a rebounding defender. More settled off-field in past 12 months.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

1 WAFL Showed flair and dash off half back to excite Eagles' fans. 26 touches. -
2 WAFL Superb at half back with 30 touches. Found the ball well, but also defended strongly. -
3 WAFL Again one of the Royals best. Continues to improve areas of his game that were previously deficient. -
4 Ankle.
5 Ankle.
6 Ankle.
7 Ankle.
8 Ankle.
9 Ankle.
10 Ankle.
11 WAFL Quiet game in reserves on return from injury, but was nursed through. -
12 Bye.
13 WAFL Just eight touches in Royals reserves and seemed to be hampered. -
14 WAFL Slow starter but worked his way into the contest to play a decent role. -
15 WAFL Did some okay things as he build back to top form. -
16 WAFL Bye. -
17 WAFL Best game since his return with 15 disposals. Long term project. -
18 WAFL Capitalised on silky skills in a workman like effort down back. -
19 WAFL Used the ball mostly by hand but showed a nice blend of inside and outside work. -
20 WAFL Burst in and out for his 15 possessions. -
21 WAFL Got back to some of his early season form with 20 touches and four inside 50s. -
22 WAFL What he did was good, but just needed to do it more. -
23 WAFL Showed signs of quality, but kicked the ball poorly at times. -
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