Liam SUMNER

#19  

Age: 25yr 12mth Games: 32 Born: Aug 16, 2020
Height: 178cm Weight: 75kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Applied forward 50 heat in 16 games in 2016, but averaging nine touches and slotting eight goals in total won’t cut it.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Carlton

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3   13 touches and a goal across half forward. Burst in and out of the game.  
4 PM In and out until injuring a hamstring and finishing the game on ice.
5   Hamstring.  
6   Hamstring.  
7 VFL Will benefit from the run after an injury lay-off, but was influential at stages in final term.
8 VFL Applied good pressure in the front half and was rewarded with three goals.
9 VFL Kicked a goal but had a hand in a few more thanks to his defensive work.
10 NM Relatively quiet on return. Applied some forward pressure but needed to do more. Kicked the last goal of the game. 2
11   Bye.  
12 GWS Former Giant struggled to get into the contest. Tried hard but that’s only good in league’s that have oranges at halftime. 2
13 VFL Adductor.
14 VFL Kicked a goal on return, but only a handful of touches. Tackled hard.
15 Adel Could have hurt the Crows on the scoreboard but didn’t, doesn’t get in and under or on the outside enough. 2
16 VFL Flashed in and out for his 15 touches. Handy.
17 WB Given a chance but again failed to fire. Mustered four kicks for the game and had no inside-50s or shots at goal. 2
18 VFL Showed some good signs with his running, but like a lot of his teammates, didn't value his opportunity.
19 VFL Had some really good patches, but other patches where he needs to work harder at the ball.
20 VFL Drifted in and out of the contest after a good start to the game.
21 VFL Copped a heavy knock early on from Salem and played no further part.
22 VFL Just the one goal and struggled to have an impact.
23 VFL Only managed seven possessions in what looms as his final game as a Blue.

2016 Season

Played for : Carlton

1   Played in VFL trial against Richmond.  
2   Played in VFL trial against Port Melbourne.  
3 VFL Used as a sweeper but wasn’t a force in that role. Couldn’t question effort.
4 WB Two goals from four kicks so made them count. Got to be more involved. 4
5 Frem Turned the ball over too often. 3
6 Ess Only goal came at a crucial time in the final term. Apart from that pretty quiet. 3
7 Coll Confidence-boosting early goal and got involved in front half. Something to build on. 5
8 Port Quiet until rundown tackle on Amon and conversion in frenetic final term. 4
9 NM Competitive as a small forward but missed some chances to keep Blues close enough. 4
10 Geel Injured leg early in the peace and while tried to return his day was done after half time. 1
11   Foot.  
12 StK Did a couple of things but came off second best in tangle with Armitage. 3
14 GWS Very little impact. Seven of his 11 touches came in second quarter. 3
15 Coll Tackled hard but struggled to get into the game. A spell in the twos is looming. 3
16 Adel Six disposals first quarter then touched it four times from the on…VFL? 3
17 WCE Six disposals (three effective) tells the story of a horror day. 1
18 Syd Didn’t waste any of his 13 disposals. Kicked a magnificent goal in opening term. 5
19 Haw Provided some defensive pressure in the front half and kicked a late goal. 4
20   Senior emergency.  
21 VFL Bye.
22 Melb Kicked a goal from outside 50 and was in and out. 4
23 Ess Offered very little both offensively and defensively. 2

2015 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

1   Wrist.  
2   Wrist.  
3   Wrist.  
4   Wrist.  
5   Wrist.  
6   Wrist.  
7   Wrist.  
8   Wrist.  
9   Wrist.  
10 NEAFL Got a bit of the ball in first game back.
11 NEAFL Made most of his 12 touches to kick two handy goals.
12 NEAFL Best game since return from injury with 19 possessions.
13 NEAFL Bye.
14 NEAFL Improved outing as part of midfield rotation. 20 disposals.
15   Suspended.  
16 NEAFL In and out of game after club suspension.
17   Foot.  
18   Foot.  
19   Foot.  
20   Foot.  
21   Foot.  
22   Foot.  
23   Foot.  

2014 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

1 PM Buzzed about and got his hands on the ball.
2 NEAFL Showed his quality at various stages.
3 NEAFL Lively at half forward and kicked 1.3.
4 WB Kicked a goal but had little impact. 2
5 NEAFL Bye.
6 NEAFL Quiet return, just eight disposals.
7 NEAFL Kicked three goals and among the best.
8 NEAFL Among the best and a senior recall is not far away.
9 NEAFL Bye.
10 NEAFL Among Giants best and is pushing hard for a recall.
11 NEAFL Good for the third week running.
12 NEAFL A little down on the form of the last few weeks.
13 NEAFL Made the most of opportunities, kicked two.
14 NEAFL Bye.
15 NEAFL Deployed all over the place and did some good things.
16 NEAFL Down on last week, but did some good things.
17 NEAFL Didn’t do enough to earn a recall to seniors.
18 NEAFL Did some good things, but needs to do more.
19   Injured.  
20   Injured.  
21 NEAFL Played all over ground and did some good things.
22 NEAFL Pressed his claim for a call-up with an impressive display.
23 WB No impact and subbed off in the third term. 1
QF NEAFL Spent a lot of the day in defence, did OK.
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2013 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

1 Syd Lively second half a highlight and looks a real player of the future. 7
2 Port Good signs early and almost pulled off huge mark, but looked spent by third quarter. 4
3 StK Showed glimpses but not a significant game. 3
4 Melb Kicked a goal and buzzed about in the forward half. OK. 5
5   Didn’t play for UWS Giants.  
6 NEAFL Bye.
7   Didn't play for UWS Giants.  
8 NEAFL Gave run at times but needed to do a bit more.
9 NEAFL Played up forward and through the middle. OK.
10 NEAFL Played his role at half forward with three classy goals.
11 NEAFL Lively from the start and contributed three goals.
12 NEAFL Worked up from half forward to provide a good link.
13 NEAFL Bye.
14 NM Opportunistic goal in second term but little else playing up forward. 3
15 NEAFL Slow early, but worked up off half forward to do well.
16 NEAFL Won a lot of ball pushing up into the midfield. Tackled hard too.
17 NEAFL Bye.
18 NEAFL Tackled hard and kicked a goal across half forward/wing.
19 NEAFL Fantastic. Great running patterns/forward pressure. Three goals.
20 NEAFL Kicked two goals and worked hard across half forward.
21 Bris Subbed in during third term and managed six touches. Not the worst. 4
22 Rich Subbed out with an achilles issue after an early goal. 1
23 GCS Kicked an early goal and that was all she wrote. 3
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2012 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

2 NEAFL Quiet start but really worked into the game late.
3 NEAFL Played forward and on ball. A bit down on previous weeks.
4 NEAFL Broke the lines playing on a wing.
5 NEAFL One of the best, four quarter effort is required at next level.
6 Carl Kicked an early goal and did a few good things. Still very raw. 4
7 GCS Subbed off very early after managing to kick a goal but that’s about it. 3
20 NEAFL Returned from injury and played a minor role.