Colin O'RIORDAN

#38   Sydney Swans

Age: 24yr 1mth Games: 0 Born: Oct 12, 2020
Height: 185cm Weight: 83kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Swans’ hierarchy are huge fans of the Irishman whose NEAFL form last year was eye-catching at half back. One to watch.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

1    
2 NEAFL Battled away at half back. 16 touches and six tackles. Can improve on that showing.
3 NEAFL Steady game in the back half but yet to get back to his big ball-winning numbers of last year.
4 NEAFL Bye.
5 NEAFL Steady game without starring. Yet to get back to 2016 form, but edging closer.
6 NEAFL Nearing his form of 2016. Had 24 touches and used most of them expertly. One to watch if debuts are being handed out.
7 NEAFL Strong at the contests and played a handy role in the win. 23 possessions and five inside-50s.
8 NEAFL Off at quarter time and played no further part.
9 NEAFL Played down back and was fair without hitting any great heights.
10 NEAFL Best game in some week on the wing. 31 possessions and showed great speed in space.
11   Bye.  
12 NEAFL Used at half back and off a wing. Good contributor with 27 touches and three score assists.
13 NEAFL Okay. Played a few different roles and was handy enough.
14 NEAFL Had 21 disposals and four rebounds. Played his part without starring.
15 NEAFL Played his part with 20 possessions and continued to dive the team forward.
16 NEAFL Back to near his best off half back and a wing. 31 possessions and 10 marks.
17   Ankle.  
18   Ankle.  
19   Ankle.  
20   Ankle.  
21   Ankle.  
22 NEAFL Returned from injury and was a bit rusty.
23 NEAFL Bye.
EF NEAFL Okay in back half and even pushed forward for a handy goal. 18 possessions.
SF    

2016 Season

1   Played in NEAFL trial against UWS Giants.  
2 NEAFL Irishman who didn’t look out of place in first NEAFL outing.
3 NEAFL Irishman showed plenty with 20 touches and was a strong competitor in tight.
4 NEAFL Used ball well when he got it and is coming along nicely.
5 NEAFL Continues to impress with game knowledge and ball-winning ability.
6 NEAFL Good again and is developing his game more with each passing week.
7 NEAFL Steady game without starring in big win.
8 NEAFL Had 17 touches and worked well between the arcs.
9 NEAFL Bye.
10 NEAFL OK in patches and showed that he is developing his game each week.
11 NEAFL Best game so far for the Irishman. Swans have found another gem.
12 NEAFL Made a few costly errors, but can hold his head up high in loss to the Giants.
13 NEAFL Spent more time in midfield and was handy. Showing good progression.
14 NEAFL Bye.
15 NEAFL Played his role and had a positive impact with ball use.
16 NEAFL Starting to back door down for debut. Not his best, but consistent contributor.
17 NEAFL Solid contributor despite giving away three free kicks.
18 NEAFL Best work was done in close finishing with a team-high 11 contested possessions.
19 NEAFL Bye.
20 NEAFL Ran hard in another pleasing display. 12 contested possessions, four rebounds.
21 NEAFL Injured in marking contest in second term and played no further part.
22   Punctured lung.  
23   Lung.  
QF   Lung.  
SF   Lung.  
PF   Lung.  
GF   Lung.