Francis WATSON

#26   West Coast

Age: 24yr 2mth Games: 0 Born: Sep 29, 2020
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.