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Tucker aims to ‘improve each week’

Ahead of his third AFL season, Darcy Tucker is looking to build on an already impressive career

2:45pm  Mar 14, 2018

‘I knew I had to move’ – young Docker settled at Freo

Attending boarding school has helped Darcy Tucker adapt to life in a new state

5:44pm  Nov 13, 2017

Tucker looks up to AFL's powerhouse players

Darcy Tucker is approaching the coming pre-season to add to his strength and fitness base.

12:50pm  Nov 13, 2017

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Darcy
Tucker

Height
183 cm
DOB
23-01-1997
Weight
83 kg
Debut
2016
Games
2018
3
Career
34
Goals
2018
0
Career
11
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
178
Avg
59
DarcyTucker

Player Bio

At a Glance

Recruited from: North Ballarat (VIC)
Draft information: National Draft 2015 - pick 27
AFL debut: Round 5, 2016 v Carlton
AFL clubs: Fremantle
Career Brownlow votes: -

2017 SUMMARY
Playing all but three games in his second season at Fremantle, Tucker continued to develop as one of Fremantle’s exciting up and coming players. The 20-year-old starred against GWS with
23 disposals while taking 11 marks in defence.

Season by Season

Season by Season

An eventful debut season, playing 12 AFL games as well as 13 for Peel in their Premiership season. The speedy midfielder even had a taste of the AFL’s biggest day, earning a start in the Grand Final sprint.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 3
    • Kicks 8.3
    • Handballs 6.3
    • Disposals 14.7
    • Marks 4.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.7
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 59.3

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 10 Western Bulldogs Rd 5
Handballs 7 Western Bulldogs Rd 5
Disposals 17 Western Bulldogs Rd 5
Marks 6 Western Bulldogs Rd 5
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 5 Western Bulldogs Rd 5
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 79 Western Bulldogs Rd 5

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Port Adelaide L 110 - 60 7 5 12 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 42
2 Essendon W 106 - 90 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Gold Coast Suns W 68 - 96 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 GWS Giants L 82 - 51 8 7 15 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 57
5 Western Bulldogs W 108 - 54 10 7 17 6 0 0 1 5 0 0 79
6 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
8 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
10 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
20 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 3 - L: 2 25 19 44 12 0 0 1 8 0 0 178

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 34
    • Kicks 8.2
    • Handballs 6.8
    • Disposals 15.0
    • Marks 3.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 63.1

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 16 GWS Giants Rd 19, 2017
Handballs 11 Sydney Swans Rd 21, 2017
Disposals 23 GWS Giants Rd 19, 2017
Marks 11 GWS Giants Rd 19, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 11 Richmond Rd 22, 2017
Goals 3 Geelong Cats Rd 14, 2017
AFL Fantasy 107 GWS Giants Rd 19, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Fremantle 25 19 44 12 0 0 1 8 0 0 178
2017 Fremantle 154 135 289 75 0 10 5 45 8 4 1184
2016 Fremantle 100 77 177 37 0 10 2 48 3 4 783

Legend

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Q & A

Nickname: Tucks

AFL club supported as a kid: St Kilda

Best moment in junior footy: Playing with mates, winning games and kicking goals

Before a game I always: Get a massage

As a footballer, how would you like to be remembered: Hard working and successful

The player from another club you most like to watch: Cyril Rioli

All-time favourite player: Chris Judd

Etihad Stadium roof – open or shut: Haven’t played at Etihad so either

What do you like to do on your days off: Like to relax, go to the beach, go for a hit of golf

How do you amuse yourself on a plane flight during the footy season: Listen to music and watch movies

Which singer/band would you like to see perform at the AFL Grand Final: Beyonce, she’s pretty good

Who is the king of selfies at your club: Hayden Crozier

If you could swap jobs with someone, who would it be: Cristiano Ronaldo

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first: I’d buy a nice house

Favourite city in the world to visit: Las Vegas

What’s next on your travel bucket list: Europe

Childhood hero: Woody from Toy Story

Your wife/partner or best friend would describe you as: Pretty laid back

What is your worst trait: Probably on my phone too much at times

Least preferred household chore: Making the bed

The three most admired people you would like to meet: LeBron James, Allen Iverson and Beyoncé

Your most treasured possession: My phone

Favourite professional sporting team: Cleveland Cavaliers

Favourite sporting hero: LeBron James

Favourite food: Steak

Favourite movie and movie star: The Hangover and Zach Galifianakis

Favourite TV show: Family Guy

Three things you would like to do after your footy career: I’d like to travel, get a nice job and probably play some sport for fun like basketball