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Get to know: Matt Guelfi

Matt Guelfi is entering his second season in the red and black. (Photo: AFL Media)

Matt Guelfi defied the odds in 2018, playing 15 senior games despite being taken at pick 76 in the 2017 national draft.

Entering his second season in the red and black, the 21-year-old speedster is striving to cement a regular spot in the Bombers' best 22.

Get to know our No.35 a little bit better...

Nickname: Prince of Perth 

Any pre-game superstitions or routines? Pizza and pasta night before

Greatest individual effort you have seen on the footy field: Doss’s (Jayden Laverde) three first-quarter goals

A player from another team you would love to play with and why: Zac Fisher - skillful, quick and funny

Best rule in footy: Holding the ball

And the worst: Out on the full 

Your favourite TV football show: The Bounce

Favourite commentator and why: Brian Taylor – loud

Favourite meal the night before a game: Pizza 

Which teammate should appear on the next series of The Bachelor? Trent Mynott

Teammate most likely to succeed after football and why: Dylan Clarke – book worm

Which teammate belts out your club theme song with the most gusto? Josh Begley

Favourite Netflix series: Shark 

Favourite comedian: Carl Barron

Favourite animal: Leroy my dog  

Your favourite possession: iPhone 

Best gift you have received: Gift of playing AFL 

If you won Tattslotto, what is the first thing you would buy? My parents whatever they want

Your favourite holiday destination: Perth

The most famous person you have met: David Zaharakis

The most famous person you would like to meet: Justin Bieber 

Dream job if you weren’t a footballer: Actor

Dream place to live in the world: Rottnest Island

The funniest/weirdest thing that has happened to you: Sam Draper celebrating goals at training 

What scares you: Getting into a relationship

What is the one talent you wish you had: To be able to sing