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Put your left leg in

Essendon midfielder David Myers is finally fit and ready to make his return to senior football.

8:00pm  Aug 13, 2015

Myers to undergo surgery

Essendon midfielder David Myers will undergo surgery on his injured shoulder tomorrow.

6:29pm  Apr 14, 2015

Training Gallery - 27 March

The whole team gathered together for an fierce training session in preparation for the beginning of the 2015 AFL Season next week.

10:59am  Mar 28, 2015

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David
Myers

Height
191 cm
DOB
30-06-1989
Weight
88 kg
Debut
2008
Games
2017
8
Career
93
Goals
2017
2
Career
28
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
507
Avg
63
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 8
    • Kicks 9.1
    • Handballs 9.4
    • Disposals 18.5
    • Marks 3.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 63.4

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 4 Collingwood Rd 16
Goals 1 St Kilda Rd 17
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 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 9 - L: 8 73 75 148 24 0 2 5 16 2 3 507

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 93
    • Kicks 10.3
    • Handballs 7.5
    • Disposals 17.8
    • Marks 3.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.3
    • Tackles 2.8
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 68.7

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 73 75 148 24 0 2 5 16 2 3 507
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