Zac O'BRIEN

#47  

Age: 28yr 9mth Games: 13 Born: Oct 27, 1990
Height: 183cm Weight: 81kg Position: MID
Dream Team Profile

2015 Digest:   Project ruckman. Played as a 19-year-old last year for Calder Cannons. Had groin and ankle issues so couldn’t get consistency. Scored 99.75 on his ENTER and studied biomedicine at Melbourne Uni last year.

2015 NAB Cup:   Mature-aged midfielder has been strong at NEAFL level but has slipped back in pecking order after club’s off-season recruiting drive.

2015 Season

Played for : Brisbane

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2 NM Sub who was a handy contributor when he came on. 5
3 NEAFL Best for Lions in tight win with 33 disposals. -
4 NEAFL Continued good NEAFL form with 35 possessions. -
5 NEAFL Blue collar trier in midfield. 19 possessions. -
6 NEAFL Bye. -
7 NEAFL Did well with 24 possessions and a goal in midfield. -
8 NEAFL Massive in midfield with 41 possessions, six tackles. -
9 StK Subbed in second quarter and he made a worthwhile contribution. 6
10 GWS Superb job keeping Griffen in check while winning his own ball. 7
12 WB Started in middle and tackled hard but didn’t win enough ball. 4
13 NEAFL Had ball on a string once again with 39 possessions. -
14 NEAFL Big ball-winner again with 35 disposals in loss to NT Thunder. -
15 NEAFL Not as prolific as he has been. 23 touches in midfield. -
16 NEAFL Plenty of ball again with 36 touches in beaten midfield. -
17 NEAFL Lions’ best by a street again. 33 touches and two goals. -
18 NEAFL Leather poisoning. 50 touches, 10 inside 50s, 10 clearances. -
19 GCS Sub who made the most of his limited game time. 4
20 Carl Starting to look like he belongs in the midfield. 6
21 Adel Playing his first season of AFL, Lions need to persevere. 4
22 NEAFL 30 possessions again after being dropped. -
23 WB Subbed in at three-quarter time. Four disposals. 1

2014 Season

Played for : Brisbane

1 PM One of the better Lions on the day in midfield. -
2 NEAFL Was the best midfielder in a well-beaten midfield – found plenty of the footy. -
3 NEAFL Played his role in the Lions midfield. -
4 NEAFL Tried hard and got a bit of the ball but had little support. -
5 NEAFL Got good service from Smith and provided a workmanlike effort. -
6 NEAFL Had 30 touches through the middle. Clean. -
7 NEAFL Bye. -
8 NEAFL Had 30 touches again but wasn’t as influential as he has been. -
9 NEAFL Workmanlike effort against some bigger bodies inside. -
10 NEAFL Bye. -
11 Carl Seized long-awaited chance on debut after starting as sub. 5
12 WB Sub. On late and made a bad error. That was about his contribution. 1
13 GWS Sub came on for Brown early in third term and was handy. 3
14 Frem Stats belied his minimal impact on the match. 3
15 NEAFL Tried hard and finished off the game well in midfield. -
16 NEAFL Had 30 touches but was unaccountable going the other way. -
17 NEAFL 30 touches, nine clearances and 10 tackles to be among Lions’ best. -
18 NEAFL Found plenty of ball in three quarters before being rested. -
19 Senior emergency.
20 NEAFL Played well. Very good in close and his disposal was elite. -
21 NEAFL Had another 40 disposals in an influential performance. -
22 NEAFL Another prolific game with 28 touches to cap off a quality year. -
23 Geel Great final game of season. Racked up possessions (15 cont) and five tackles 7
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