Essendon Playing List for 2018

(compare with the other club lists for 2018)

Experience
average 57.6 games
ranked 11th for the year

Age
average 24.1 years old
ranked 7th for the year

Goals
average 35.3 career goals
ranked 10th for the year

Brownlow Votes
average 6.8 career votes
ranked 13th for the year

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 2018 Goals 2018 Votes 2018 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Andrew McGrath 2 Jun 98 19yr 178cm 78kg 21 1 0 0 0 0 Brighton Grammar/​East Brighton/​Sandringham U18 #1 National 2016 Rising Star: 2017; AFLPA 1st: 2017
2 Tom Bellchambers 9 Jul 89 28yr 202cm 110kg 93 62 11 0 0 0 North Launceston/​Tasmania U18 #8 Pre-Season 2007
3 Darcy Parish 25 Jul 97 20yr 181cm 73kg 40 13 0 0 0 0 Winchelsea/​Geelong U18 #5 National 2015
4 Kyle Langford 1 Dec 96 21yr 191cm 80kg 31 19 0 0 0 0 Macleod/​Ivanhoe Grammar/​Old Ivanhoe/​Northern U18 #17 National 2014
5 Devon Smith 20 May 93 24yr 174cm 76kg 109 100 7 0 0 0 Lara/​Geelong Grammar/​Geelong U18 #14 National 2011
6 Joe Daniher 4 Mar 94 24yr 201cm 94kg 93 173 19 0 0 0 Aberfeldie/​St Bernard's College/​Calder U18 #10 National 2012 AA: 2017; B&F: 2017
7 Zach Merrett 3 Oct 95 22yr 180cm 77kg 81 31 35 0 0 0 Cobden/​Melbourne Grammar/​Sandringham U18 #26 National 2013 AA: 2017; B&F: 2016
8 Martin Gleeson 25 Aug 94 23yr 186cm 70kg 69 5 0 0 0 0 Koroit/​St Patrick's College/​North Ballarat U18 #53 National 2012
9 Brendon Goddard 20 May 85 32yr 189cm 94kg 312 157 76 0 0 0 Traralgon/​Caulfield Grammar/​Gippsland U18 #1 National 2002 AA: 2009, 2010; B&F: 2013
10 Aaron Francis 10 Aug 97 20yr 190cm 86kg 5 2 0 0 0 0 Loxton North/​Prince Alfred College/​West Adelaide #6 National 2015
11 David Zaharakis 21 Feb 90 28yr 185cm 82kg 170 112 33 0 0 0 Eltham/​Marcellin College/​Northern U18 #23 National 2008 B&F: 2011
12 Mark Baguley 21 May 87 30yr 181cm 83kg 104 3 0 0 0 0 Langwarrin/​Frankston #47 Rookie 2011
13 Orazio Fantasia 14 Sep 95 22yr 178cm 64kg 47 70 8 0 0 0 Payneham Norwood Union/​Norwood Morialta HS/​Norwood #55 National 2013
14 Jordan Ridley 20 Oct 98 19yr 192cm 79kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Knox/​Box Hill HS/​Oakleigh U18 #22 National 2016
15 Josh Green 24 Aug 92 25yr 177cm 80kg 98 124 0 0 0 0 Clarence/​Tasmania U18 #32 National 2010
16 Josh Begley 3 Jul 98 19yr 187cm 93kg 3 5 0 0 0 0 Upper Ferntree Gully/​Eastern U18 #31 National 2016
17 James Stewart 4 Mar 94 24yr 195cm 80kg 34 40 0 0 0 0 Glen Iris/​Scotch College/​Sandringham U18 #27 National 2012
18 Michael Hurley 1 Jun 90 27yr 195cm 97kg 140 108 22 0 0 0 Macleod/​Northern U18 #5 National 2008 AA: 2015, 2017
19 Kobe Mutch 18 Mar 98 20yr 184cm 79kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gol Gol/​NSW-ACT U18/​Bendigo U18 #42 National 2016
20 Jackson Merrett 27 Feb 93 25yr 187cm 78kg 54 23 2 0 0 0 Cobden/​Geelong U18 #31 National 2011
21 Dyson Heppell 14 May 92 25yr 189cm 85kg 129 45 55 0 0 0 Leongatha/​Gippsland U18 #8 National 2010 AA: 2014; Rising Star: 2011; B&F: 2014; AFLCA Young: 2012; AFLPA 1st: 2011; Morrish: 2010
22 Matthew Leuenberger 7 Jun 88 29yr 203cm 104kg 135 31 11 0 0 0 Hale School/​East Perth #4 National 2006
23 David Myers 30 Jun 89 28yr 191cm 92kg 100 29 2 0 0 0 Victoria Park/​Wesley College (WA)/​Perth #6 National 2007
24 Jordan Houlahan 19 Feb 99 19yr 185cm 76kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mt Barker (SA)/​Sturt #49 National 2017
25 Jake Stringer 25 Apr 94 23yr 191cm 92kg 89 160 10 0 0 0 Eaglehawk/​Sandhurst/​Bendigo U18 #5 National 2012 AA: 2015; Prem: 2016
26 Cale Hooker 13 Oct 88 29yr 197cm 98kg 153 69 9 0 0 0 Melville/​East Fremantle #54 National 2007 AA: 2014; B&F: 2015
27 Mason Redman 26 Aug 97 20yr 187cm 76kg 3 1 0 0 0 0 Millicent/​Glenelg #30 National 2015
28 Mitch Brown 28 Aug 90 27yr 195cm 93kg 40 29 0 0 0 0 Cheltenham/​Mentone Grammar/​Sandringham U18 #15 National 2008
29 Patrick Ambrose 1 Sep 91 26yr 191cm 88kg 60 20 0 0 0 0 Xavier College/​Old Xavs/​Essendon (VFL) #26 Rookie 2013
30 Brandon Zerk-Thatcher 25 Aug 98 19yr 195cm 77kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Sturt #66 National 2017
32 Travis Colyer 24 Aug 91 26yr 175cm 75kg 79 52 0 0 0 0 Marist JFC/​Trinity College (WA)/​Claremont #26 National 2009
33 Jayden Laverde 12 Apr 96 22yr 190cm 82kg 23 14 0 0 0 0 Keilor/​PEGS/​Western U18 #20 National 2014
34 Jake Long 3 Feb 96 22yr 186cm 75kg 3 0 0 0 0 0 St Marys/​Scotch College #47 Rookie 2014
35 Matt Guelfi 15 Aug 97 20yr 183cm 75kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wembley Downs JFC/​Marist JFC/​Claremont #76 National 2017
36 Michael Hartley 7 Jun 93 24yr 199cm 100kg 37 1 0 0 0 0 Penrith/​Sydney University/​NSW-ACT U18/​Collingwood (VFL) #87 Rookie 2011
37 Dylan Clarke 6 Sep 98 19yr 187cm 85kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Rowville/​Knox/​Melbourne Grammar/​Eastern U18 #63 National 2016
38 r Sam Draper 28 Sep 98 19yr 202cm 100kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Reynella/​South Adelaide #1 Rookie 2016
39 r Trent Mynott 4 Oct 99 18yr 185cm 75kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Rowville/​Caulfield Grammar/​Eastern U18 #11 Rookie 2017
40 b Luke Lavender 202cm 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cricket Unregistered 2017
41 r Ben McNiece 22 Mar 92 26yr 178cm 76kg 2 0 0 0 0 0 Preston JFC/​Northcote Park/​Essendon (VFL) Zone 2016
42 Adam Saad 23 Jul 94 23yr 178cm 74kg 48 3 4 0 0 0 West Coburg/​Calder U18/​Coburg Tigers/​Coburg #25 Rookie 2014
43 Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 22 Apr 93 24yr 171cm 77kg 44 42 2 0 0 0 Tiwi Bombers/​Drouin/​Gippsland U18/​Essendon (VFL) #22 Rookie 2015
44 r Shaun McKernan 1 Sep 90 27yr 196cm 99kg 52 34 0 0 0 0 Tullamarine/​Calder U18 #28 National 2008
45 Conor McKenna 28 Mar 96 22yr 182cm 82kg 33 10 1 0 0 0 County Tyrone #62 Rookie 2014
49 Matt Dea 13 Oct 91 26yr 186cm 87kg 58 2 0 0 0 0 Ballarat Clarendon College/​North Ballarat U18 #44 National 2009