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Gleeson agrees to two year deal

Essendon young defender Martin Gleeson has agreed to a new two-year deal that will see him remain at the club until at least the end of the 2016 season.

2:24pm  Sep 11, 2014

Bellchambers a chance to take on Swans

Essendon big man Tom Bellchambers is a chance to line up against Sydney at the SCG on Friday night after being passed fit to play this weekend.

3:18pm  Jul 29, 2014

Gleeson firms for season opener

After an impressive pre-season campaign half back Martin Gleeson has put his name in contention for a senior debut in the club’s season opener against North Melbourne on March 21.

11:06am  Mar 11, 2014

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BTV: Gleeson's strong start to 2014

12:02pm  Apr 19, 2014

BTV: Gleeson post match - Round 1

11:14am  Mar 23, 2014

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Martin
Gleeson

Height
186 cm
DOB
25-08-1994
Weight
69 kg
Debut
2014
Games
2014
9
Career
9
Goals
2014
2
Career
2
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
474
Avg
53
MartinGleeson

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior Clubs: North Ballarat / Koroit Football Netball Club
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Debut: 
Recruited from: North Ballarat
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Gleeson earned a well-deserved AFL debut in round 1 this season after impressing throughout the pre-season. The versatile midfielder and half-forward has showed great signs of pace and illusiveness during his several games in 2014 and continues to build on cementing a spot in the senior side. 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 9
    • Kicks 7.9
    • Handballs 4.7
    • Disposals 12.6
    • Marks 4.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.7
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 52.7

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 14 Fremantle Rd 4
Handballs 11 St Kilda Rd 5
Disposals 23 St Kilda Rd 5
Marks 8 Fremantle Rd 4
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 North Melbourne FW1
Goals 1 Carlton Rd 23
AFL Fantasy 96 Fremantle Rd 4

2014 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 North Melbourne W 60 - 99 8 6 14 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 55
2 Hawthorn L 86 - 90 11 6 17 8 0 0 0 1 0 0 73
3 Carlton W 138 - 57 6 4 10 2 0 1 1 1 0 1 35
4 Fremantle L 113 - 60 14 7 21 8 0 1 1 3 1 0 96
5 St Kilda L 65 - 81 12 11 23 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 82
6 Collingwood L 83 - 60 11 2 13 6 0 0 0 3 0 2 69
7 Western Bulldogs W 73 - 65 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Brisbane Lions W 57 - 65 4 4 8 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 24
9 Sydney Swans L 64 - 114 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Richmond W 104 - 54 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 GWS Giants W 66 - 81 - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Melbourne L 77 - 78 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Adelaide Crows W 101 - 92 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Geelong Cats L 89 - 80 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Port Adelaide W 60 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Collingwood W 103 - 39 - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Western Bulldogs W 94 - 101 - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Sydney Swans L 79 - 57 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Richmond L 95 - 77 - - - - - - - - - - -
21 West Coast Eagles W 77 - 74 - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Gold Coast Suns W 108 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Carlton D 90 - 90 3 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 23
FW1 North Melbourne L 93 - 81 2 1 3 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 17
TOTAL W: 12 - L: 10 - D: 1 71 42 113 37 0 2 4 15 2 4 474

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 9
    • Kicks 7.9
    • Handballs 4.7
    • Disposals 12.6
    • Marks 4.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.7
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 52.7

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 14 Fremantle Rd 4, 2014
Handballs 11 St Kilda Rd 5, 2014
Disposals 23 St Kilda Rd 5, 2014
Marks 8 Fremantle Rd 4, 2014
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 North Melbourne FW1, 2014
Goals 1 Carlton Rd 23, 2014
AFL Fantasy 96 Fremantle Rd 4, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 Essendon 71 42 113 37 0 2 4 15 2 4 474
2013 Essendon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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