Jackson ALLEN


Age: 26yr 5mth Games: 4 Born: Mar 04, 2021
Height: 179cm Weight: 81kg Position: DEF
Dream Team Profile

2014 Digest:   Versatile small defender who has managed a handful of games over the past two years. Showed steady form in the NEAFL last season and will be pressing hard to jump up the pecking order.

2014 NAB Cup:   Did some nice things against Brisbane but isn’t in the best 22 at this stage.

2014 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

1 PM Solid enough in Suns trial against Southport.
2 NEAFL Used the ball superbly as he linked defence and attack.
3 NEAFL Used the ball fairly well but couldn’t penetrate Lions defence.
4 NEAFL Stuck to his task well in a run with role.
5   Used the ball well and competed at the contest hard.  
6 NEAFL Mixed bag. Showed some good stuff but did a lot of chasing
7 NEAFL Encouraging signs with his strength around the contest.
8 NEAFL Bye.
9   Rested.  
10 NEAFL Looked a bit short of a run in first game back.
11 NEAFL Concussed early in the first quarter and took no further part.
12   Rested.  
13   Achilles.  
14   Achilles.  
15 NEAFL Got better and better as the game went on in midfield.
16 NEAFL Didn’t do enough and took a step back.
17 NEAFL Best game for the year. Won contested footy and used it well.
18 NEAFL Solid and combative inside and also created on outside.
19 NEAFL Found plenty of the ball and provided drive from midfield.
20 NEAFL Good in the contest and won a number of one-on-ones.
21 NEAFL Good around the stoppages, provided a strong presence.
22 NEAFL Bye.

2013 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

1 NEAFL Among the Suns best off half back in NEAFL opener.
2 NEAFL Very good. Looks a player.
3 Bris Made some clutch spoils late in the match in a good return to senior footy. 4
4 NEAFL Responded well after being dropped. Among best.
5 NEAFL Read the game brilliantly across half-back.
6   Foot.  
7 NEAFL Bye.
8 NEAFL Read the game customarily well in defence.
9 NEAFL Played wing and looked very comfortable.
10 NEAFL Started to use the ball really well, a good prospect.
11 NEAFL Continuing to improve, work rate and execution very good.
12 NEAFL One of his better games for the year; rock solid throughout.
13 NEAFL Bye.
14 NEAFL Continues to look very promising.
15 NEAFL Among best. Consistent performer.
16 NEAFL Played strongly in defence, despite flu.
17 NEAFL Toiled hard and showed good ball use.
18 NEAFL The Suns’ best playing a wonderfully aggressive game.
19 NEAFL Bye.
20   Rested.  
21 Port Started as the sub and forced into the game after the injury to Tape. 2
22 StK Handy contributor and OK in the air. 5
23   Senior emergency.  

2012 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

2 NEAFL Played a run with role and stuck to his task.
3 NEAFL Did a few good things. Still learning.
7 NEAFL OK in patches but still only light.
8 NEAFL Good forward defensive work and used the ball well.
10 NEAFL Nice effort. Worked into the game well.
11 NEAFL Was named amongst the better players by the coach.
12 NEAFL Quiet day at the office.
14 NEAFL Did a good job opposed to Austin Wonaeamirri.
15 NEAFL Another great effort in defence. Pushing for senior debut.
16 NEAFL A solid contributor on the day.
17 NEAFL One of his quieter games of the season.
20 GWS Impressive debut and used the footy well. 5