Matthew FLYNN

#30   GWS Giants

Age: 21yr 3mth Games: 61 Born: Sep 13, 1997
Height: 200cm Weight: 101kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Played opening JLT game (one handball) and since returned to the NEAFL circuit to cut his teeth.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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2 NEAFL Proved a handful in attack with his height. Kicked three goals and missed a few other chances. -
3 NEAFL Spent time in attack and in ruck. Had 12 touches and 10 hitouts. Not his best. -
4 NEAFL Spent some time in the ruck as well as attack. 13 hitouts and a goal. -
5 NEAFL Spent time rotating through the ruck and was handy enough with 10 hitouts. Kicked a goal in attack too. -
6 NEAFL Bye. -
7 NEAFL Missed a couple of chances in attack that would have put some pressure on the Suns. -
8 NEAFL Got his hands on the ball in attack, but missed a few chances with 1.4. -
9 NEAFL Had some decent moments, but was fairly well held overall. -
10 NEAFL Rucked and captained the undermanned Giants. 34 hitouts and seven marks. -
11 NEAFL 20 hitouts in back-up role to Simpson. Okay without starring. -
12 NEAFL Tried hard in ruck stints, but didn’t have a massive impact overall. -
13 Bye.
14 NEAFL Minimal impact on the contest. -
15 NEAFL Improved outing. 17 possessions, 14 hitouts and a goal. -
16 NEAFL Played in defence and was good at reading the ball. Pushed forward for a goal too. -
17 NEAFL Not a massive impact with 14 touches. Had some moments though. -
18 NEAFL Quiet outings with just 10 touches. -
19 NEAFL Not a huge performance with just 11 disposals but was solid in the ruck. 21 hitouts. -
20 NEAFL Chimed in with a pair of goals, but didn’t see much of the pill. -
21 NEAFL Bye. -
22 NEAFL Excellent effort in the ruck. 43 hitouts against the Lions big men. -
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2016 Season

1 Played in NEAFL trial against Sydney.
2 NEAFL Competed strongly and brought the ball to ground for smalls to clean up. -
3 NEAFL Played mostly forward rather than in ruck. Kicked a goal and battled hard. -
4 NEAFL Spent a bit of time in attack and in ruck. Kicked a goal, had 11 hitouts. -
5 NEAFL Split time between the ruck and front half. Just went. -
6 NEAFL Rolled an ankle early and eventually succumbed. -
7 Ankle.
8 NEAFL Did some good things when in the ruck and found a bit of ball too. -
9 NEAFL Spent more time forward than in ruck. Two goals and seven hit-outs. -
10 NEAFL Didn’t have a big impact on the day. -
11 NEAFL Battled hard in time in the ruck and learning to play other positions. -
12 NEAFL Made the most of his limited chances with three goals from four kicks. -
13 NEAFL Provided Simpson serviceable support in the ruck and took four contested marks. -
14 NEAFL Competed hard up forward and in the ruck. Took three contested marks and kicked 2.1. -
15 NEAFL Bye. -
16 NEAFL Used down back and wasn’t terrible. Kept ball moving forward from marks. -
17 NEAFL Standout up forward, taking five contested marks and finishing with four majors. -
18 NEAFL Limited impact overall in 25-point win over Swans. -
19 NEAFL Bye. -
20 NEAFL Played his role in the ruck and up forward. Clunked three contested marks. -
21 NEAFL Strong effort with six marks (four contested) and three goals. -
22 NEAFL Did some good things in the ruck and around the ground. -
23 NEAFL Bye. -
QF NEAFL Took four contested marks and provided a strong target in attack. Two goals. -
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