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David
Myers

Height
191 cm
DOB
30-06-1989
Weight
88 kg
Debut
2008
Games
2017
15
Career
100
Goals
2017
3
Career
29
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
952
Avg
64
DavidMyers

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Victoria Park (WA)
Debut: 2008
Recruited from: Perth (WAFL), pick 6 2007

Player Sponsors

Benefactor:

South Melbourne Dry Cleaners

Peter Szabo Family Law

Melton Country Club

Spencer Panels

Supporter:

Radford Meats

The Bombers selected the West Australian with pick six in the 2007 National Draft.

Injury has been a constant theme throughout his career, but when David Myers is fit he’s one of Essendon’s most important players.

He possesses a long raking left foot kick and is strong in contested ball situations.

During his most consistent seasons in 2013 and 2014 where he played 38 games, Myers averaged 19 possessions and four tackles.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 15
    • Kicks 8.6
    • Handballs 9.8
    • Disposals 18.4
    • Marks 2.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.6
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 63.5

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 17 Collingwood Rd 16
Handballs 15 North Melbourne Rd 18
Disposals 31 Collingwood Rd 16
Marks 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 9
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 Carlton Rd 20
Goals 1 Sydney Swans W1
AFL Fantasy 103 Collingwood Rd 16

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Hawthorn W 116 - 91 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Brisbane Lions W 84 - 111 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Carlton L 57 - 42 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Adelaide Crows L 153 - 88 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Collingwood W 100 - 82 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Melbourne L 74 - 112 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Fremantle L 116 - 79 9 4 13 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 41
8 Geelong Cats W 110 - 93 9 9 18 5 0 2 1 1 0 0 63
9 West Coast Eagles W 125 - 64 11 9 20 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 83
10 Richmond L 81 - 66 7 8 15 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 53
11 GWS Giants L 117 - 101 8 9 17 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 52
12 Port Adelaide W 131 - 61 4 10 14 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 39
14 Sydney Swans L 86 - 85 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Brisbane Lions L 82 - 90 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Collingwood W 80 - 117 17 14 31 2 0 0 0 4 0 2 103
17 St Kilda W 57 - 118 8 12 20 3 0 0 1 3 1 1 73
18 North Melbourne W 132 - 105 6 15 21 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 57
19 Western Bulldogs L 127 - 97 7 12 19 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 54
20 Carlton W 84 - 76 10 12 22 3 0 0 1 6 0 0 84
21 Adelaide Crows L 80 - 123 8 10 18 1 0 1 2 3 0 1 55
22 Gold Coast Suns W 57 - 90 11 6 17 6 0 0 0 5 0 1 84
23 Fremantle W 107 - 92 8 11 19 4 0 0 1 2 0 1 64
W1 Sydney Swans L 121 - 56 6 6 12 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 47
TOTAL W: 12 - L: 11 129 147 276 41 0 4 12 39 3 6 952

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 100
    • Kicks 10.2
    • Handballs 7.7
    • Disposals 17.8
    • Marks 3.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.3
    • Tackles 2.9
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 68.4

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 19 West Coast Eagles Rd 21, 2014
Handballs 15 North Melbourne Rd 18, 2017
Disposals 31 Collingwood Rd 16, 2017
Marks 12 GWS Giants Rd 6, 2013
Hit-outs 4 Port Adelaide Rd 16, 2014
Tackles 9 Western Bulldogs Rd 16, 2013
Goals 2 Geelong Cats Rd 7, 2013
AFL Fantasy 115 GWS Giants Rd 6, 2013

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Essendon 129 147 276 41 0 4 12 39 3 6 952
2016 Essendon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Essendon 15 8 23 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 73
2014 Essendon 209 168 377 64 19 7 17 75 5 7 1467
2013 Essendon 220 147 367 86 3 9 11 68 10 10 1533
2012 Essendon 102 54 156 32 1 3 8 18 4 4 590
2011 Essendon 155 111 266 56 2 4 13 31 2 4 962
2010 Essendon 71 62 133 27 0 2 6 24 3 3 519
2009 Essendon 37 29 66 19 0 0 3 8 1 3 258
2008 Essendon 77 39 116 29 0 3 6 24 1 0 483

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Milestones

Milestone Games:

Milestone versus round venue result
AFL Debut Port Adelaide  rd 7, 2008  Etihad Stadium L 64 
Finals Debut Carlton  EF, 2011  MCG  L 62 
50th Game Collingwood  rd 5, 2012  MCG  W 46

Awards