Nick SUBAN

#8  

Age: 29yr 3mth Games: 157 Born: May 09, 2021
Height: 182cm Weight: 81kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Finished 2016 in the WAFL and needs to stake a claim to regain a regular spot, which won’t be easy.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 Geel Tried to play defensive on Tuohy and for a brief period early it worked. Nice if he won more of the ball. 3
2 Port Didn’t impact the contest either inside or outside. 4
3 WAFL Steady outing in midfield, mostly off a wing. 20 possessions and four inside-50s.
4 WAFL Head knock early ended his game. Sat out with concussion.
5 WAFL Bye.
6   Senior emergency.  
7 WAFL Good contributor for Peel with 26 possessions five inside-50s and three score assists.
8   Senior emergency.  
9 WAFL Used the ball well and had a good balance between attack and defence.
10   Bye.  
11 WAFL Worked into the game after a slow start. Just 14 touches, but pressure was at a decent level.
12 WAFL Drifted in and out but is another veteran Docker who seems to be just paddling.
13   Bye.  
14 Geel Kicked a long goal in third term and was a steady contributor. Five tackles and four clearances. 6
15 StK Tagged Jack Steven and kept him to 17 touches. 6
16 NM Tagged Higgins and stuck very close to the Roos star. Just 10 touches, but laid 10 tackles. 6
17 WCE Kicked one goal and was hard at the ball. Can hold his head high. 6
18 Haw Blocked for his teammates and generally played a role. 4
19 GWS Didn’t play as much midfield minutes today. Didn’t do much at all up forward. 3
20 GCS Set up two early goals and laid 10 tackles. He’s doing his job. 6
21 Syd No influence on the flow of the game. Big body had just five contested possessions. 2
22 Rich Laid eight tackles which was important but didn’t get the ball. 4
23 Ess Had to go to Merrett after half time when he was running amok. Tried hard, but wasn't his best. 4

2016 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 WB One of Freo’s five goalkickers but rarely impact the contest when it was up for grabs. 4
2 GCS Followed Ablett at times. Did well to stop him from dominating. 6
3 WCE Won’t enjoy looking back on the match. Nothing went right. 3
4 NM Just two kicks and had next to no impact. 3
5 WAFL Another player dropped and had a limited impact with 16 touches, five tackles.
6 WAFL Strong showing with 22 possessions, eight tackles, three goals.
7 GWS Tried to close down Shiel. The Giants’ midfield slowly got on top. 4
8 Haw Not a big say in the game. 3
9 Rich Improved game. Won the hard ball in tough conditions. 6
10 StK Prominent early but then tapered considerably in second half. 4
11 Ess Not much of the ball but laid nine tackles. 5
12 Bris Used his penetrating left boot to provide plenty of attacking thrusts. 7
13 Port Did his job without having a massive impact. 5
14 Coll Tackled hard but had no offensive impact. 3
16 Melb Spun on a dime to kick great early goal but then in and out – like many teammates. 5
17 Geel Came to life in the final term but to that point was pretty stinky. 3
18 GCS Just six touches with little impact. 2
19 WAFL Good numbers with 22 touches, seven tackles but no real impact.
20 WAFL Battled away to finish with 20 possessions, nine marks.
21 WAFL Bye.
22   Senior emergency.  
23 WAFL Found some impressive form with 25 possessions, seven inside 50s.

2015 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 Port Tried to quell Gray for a while. Kicked poorly. 4
2 Geel Lippy customer was dishing it all day as team got on top. Had Selwood at times. 5
3 WCE Didn’t have big numbers but worked very hard defensively – eight tackles. 6
4 Syd Kicked an early goal and had four inside 50s. His run is important. 6
5 Melb Found space forward or centre to be one of the many thorns in Dees’ side. 7
6 Ess Not as prominent this week. Didn’t unleash his left foot kicking. 4
7 WB Rolled in off half forward to contribute well. Subbed out at three-quarter time. 5
8 NM Damaging with the ball. Almost knocked himself out in a strong tackle attempt. 6
9 Adel Six clearances, five inside-50s and a superb goal. 7
10 Rich Unsighted for much of the night after starting in the middle. 3
11 GCS Starting sub who booted match sealing goal. 3
13 Coll Sub. Given a crack early in third term but found it tough to adjust to tempo. 1
14 Bris Got involved from time to time and gained vital yardage. 5
15 Haw Sub. Blazed away when on for C.Pearce. 2
16 Carl Moved onto Murphy when de Boer went forward. Six tackles after half time. 5
17 Rich Won a fair bit of footy in tight early and looked to gain yardage with left foot. 6
18 GWS In and out of the game. 4
19 StK Went about hiss business in strong style. 5
20 WCE Restricted some of Shuey’s influence but it wasn’t a close tag. 5
21 NM Had defensive roles and wasn’t a factor. 4
22 Melb Feisty game. Won 25 possessions in the midfield. 7
23 Port Tough as nails midfielder loves the rough stuff. 6
QF Syd Subbed out of contest after two kicks. Did apply one great tackle. 2
PF Haw Did some handy things – fought hard to keep Freo afloat. 5

2014 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 WAFL Attacked the ball hard and used his kicking skills to advantage.
2 GCS Not a big day. Just had the five kicks and ineffective between the arcs. 2
3 Haw Minimal involvement. 3
4 Ess Did well in patches and put his head over the ball. 6
5 Syd Introduced as half-time sub, he had little impact. 3
6 NM Just 11 touches and failed to kick a goal. Needs to do more. 3
7 WCE Came on for Dawson and had an impact with three goal assists. 7
8 Port Incredible courage to kick two goals after almost getting knocked out. 6
9 Geel Pesky conveyance likes to give lip. Not sure he’s good enough for that. 6
11 WB Kicked a goal but not a big game. 4
12 Adel Low-key contributor. 4
13 Rich Turned the ball over at times but kept plodding. 4
14 Bris Used as counter to Adcock and did well. 5
15 WCE Played his role well and stuck to his guns around the ball. 6
16 Melb Used the ball brilliantly at times and was one of the most damaging Dockers. 7
17 GWS Three goals from nine kicks kept him at the forefront of the win. 6
18 StK Quiet but had some tangles with Armitage. 3
19 Carl Defensive role on Simpson at times. Always under pressure, efficiency down. 4
20 Geel Rotated through a variety of opponents and Ok defensively. Not much else. 4
21   Senior emergency.  
22 Bris OK early but only three disposals in second half. 5
23 Port Quiet game and subbed off late third term. 3
QF    
SF Port Just 10 touches and missed a key shot for goal. Not his best night. 3
PF    
GF    

2013 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 WCE Stood up when the going was tough early to help stem the flow. Important effort. 4
2 WB Gives midfield another set of legs and was a handy contributor. 6
3 Ess Used as a half forward but didn’t get enough ball to be a factor. 3
4 Haw Totally ineffective and subbed out. A shocker. 0
5 Rich Sub came on early in third term for Bradley and big goal lifted confidence. 5
6 GCS Along with Mundy was another to get seven clearances, and kicked a goal. 6
7 Coll Battled on well. Laid six tackles and rebounded well at times. 6
8 Syd Another Docker who couldn't quite get his teeth into the contest. 4
9 Melb Came on as the sub and got involved. 2
10 Adel Kicked two important goals including the match opener in the context of the win. 6
12 Bris Generally quiet. One of the few Freo players to lack impact. 3
13 NM Matched on Adams and had the better of the duel. 5
14 Geel Touched the ball only four times after the main break – five clearances. 4
15 StK Only flashed in and out of it. 3
16 WAFL Bye.
17   Calf.  
18 Adel Back after a week off and was a solid contributor despite an early leg knock. 6
19 Carl Played wide of Judd in midfield and two long goals proved vital. Nice outing. 6
20 GWS Ran hard to be a factor for his team – two goals, four clearances. 7
21 Melb Played on Sylvia and fought out an even contest despite the Dee’s bigger numbers. 5
22 Port Hurt hamstring, which puts him in doubt for first final. 2
23   Hamstring.  
QF Geel Shadowed Selwood and doing great job until went off with injured leg late in third. 5
SF    
PF Syd Provided another avenue to goal with two majors and linked well through midfield. 6
GF Haw Needs to get to Sexyland after fish-hooking Mitchell. That was about it from him. 3

2012 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 Geel Tough at contests and spent time in the midfield too. 6
2 Syd Had a quiet 50th AFL game with just 11 possessions. 4
3 Bris Got the job done. Damaging with the ball. 6
4 StK Started on Milera and did little before being subbed off. 2
6 WAFL 11 possessions in limited game time with Claremont.
7 WAFL 17 possessions in big Claremont victory.
8 WAFL 19 possessions as he finds form, fitness with Claremont.
10 WAFL Solid for Claremont with 20 possessions and a goal.
11 Rich Used the ball well from his limited opportunities – only one inside 50. 4
13 Ess His kicking in defence is so important. You’d like him to have the ball more. 5
14 Coll OK but often under pressure and didn’t hurt Pies – six rebounds, five tackles. 5
15 WAFL Good outing with 22 touches for Claremont.
17 GWS Quiet and not damaging with his kicking, which is unusual. 3
20 Adel Had four inside 50s from 10 possessions. 4
21 Rich The sub. Gave the team energy late. 2
22 NM Sub came on in third term for Bradley. Did a couple of things. 3
23 Melb Showed he can seriously kick at times. Should hold his spot now. 5
EF Geel Sub came on and had a few touches. 1
SF Adel Sub came on at start of last term and instantly goaled. 2
PF WAFL 12 touches but shut down Brad Dick in defence in Claremont premiership.