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We need to look at this kid as a 2nd round pick up. Exactly what we need

 

WWT Eagles/South Australia | Small Forward
02/06/2001 | 170cm | 68kg

Arguably the most naturally gifted player in the draft, the nephew of Port Adelaide and North Melbourne premiership player Byron, is small in stature but big on X-factor and his ability to do the impossible. He is clean at ground level, has high-level goal sense, and despite being so lightly built, was able to force his way into the Woodville-West Torrens League side courtesy of a massive six-goal game against North Adelaide in the first round of the SANFL Reserves competition. Adds an extra dimension to the South Australian forward line and will be one that could light up the big stage over the next month.

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YES PLEASE!

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This kid is exactly what we need up forward.

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11 minutes ago, olisik said:

 

So is Caleb Daniel!!!

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14 minutes ago, whatwhatsaywhat said:

he's very, very small

Small player to play as a small forward 🤔

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liked goals 3 and 6 and the mark

would need to know a little more.

We do have a number of small players at Casey already

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We dont have a good record with midgets.

Think long and hard.

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15 minutes ago, Diamond_Jim said:

liked goals 3 and 6 and the mark

would need to know a little more.

We do have a number of small players at Casey already

ummmm jim, i don't think the suggestion is we want him for casey ....:)

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35 minutes ago, Diamond_Jim said:

liked goals 3 and 6 and the mark

would need to know a little more.

We do have a number of small players at Casey already

Yeah well he has more PACE than Spargo,, that aint hard!

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Any family in Melbourne city? Go home factor written all over it.

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2 minutes ago, Moonshadow said:

Any family in Melbourne city? Go home factor written all over it.

Is he related to our own @picket fence?

Nah !   That would make him a nut job!

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Just now, Bitter but optimistic said:

Is he related to our own @picket fence?

Nah !   That would make him a nut job!

Now that I'd pay good money to see: Picket taking a speccie over picket fence!!!

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20 minutes ago, Moonshadow said:

Any family in Melbourne city? Go home factor written all over it.

Just like his uncle Byron? Oh wait...

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2 minutes ago, olisik said:

Just like his uncle Byron? Oh wait...

Yeah, that was just yesterday wasn't it?

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1 hour ago, olisik said:

Small player to play as a small forward 🤔

Exactly Oli.

He knows how to rove a pack and be at the fall of the ball. That automatically puts him ahead of Spargo playing as that crumbing forward.

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1 hour ago, olisik said:

We need to look at this kid as a 2nd round pick up. Exactly what we need

His uncle is my favourite footballer of all time, so gives him a big head start in my eyes.

When you say 2nd round, where abouts is he being projected to go pick-wise?

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Just now, Lord Nev said:

His uncle is my favourite footballer of all time, so gives him a big head start in my eyes.

When you say 2nd round, where abouts is he being projected to go pick-wise?

24-28 in phantom guides.

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1 minute ago, olisik said:

24-28 in phantom guides.

Thanks mate. Handy to know as far as trade calculations go.

 

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15 hours ago, Moonshadow said:

Now that I'd pay good money to see: Picket taking a speccie over picket fence!!!

He can come and board with me and be seated on the RIGHT side of the Fence, get marvelous home cooked meals, be entertained with riveting stories of my great Footy and Cricket Career, and as an occasional treat visit Uncle Bitter at the Manor for even more entertainment!!!😎

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14 minutes ago, picket fence said:

He can come and board with me and be seated on the RIGHT side of the Fence, get marvelous home cooked meals, be entertained with riveting stories of my great Footy and Cricket Career, and as an occasional treat visit Uncle Bitter at the Manor for even more entertainment!!!😎

@Bitter but optimistic would frighten the bejeesus out of him. Go home factor will kick in after week 1. Who'd blame him!

But your sporting career story telling would ensure he gets plenty of sleep

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Demonland: What kind of idiot does Taylor have to be to pick such a small player like Spargo in the second round

Also Demonland: Hey Taylor we should pick this player even smaller than Spargo in the second round

But in all seriousness, looks good, a punt on a kid with pure talent up forward is what we need

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He certainly gets to the right spots.  We need a bit of X-factor and he certainly has it.  Anyone know what he is like going the other way?  Does he put on any tackling pressure, or does he need to work on his stamina?

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