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Duo reflect on trade homecoming

Nathan WIlson and Brandon Matera have relished a return to WA to play for Fremantle

9:45am  Oct 11, 2018

Wilson leaves it on the field

Nathan Wilson is expected to lead a young defensive unit in 2019

3:26pm  Oct 9, 2018

Defenders make AFL team of the week

Two Freo defenders have been selected in the AFL.com.au team of the week

8:56pm  Jun 12, 2018

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Nathan
Wilson

Height
185 cm
DOB
07-01-1993
Weight
82 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2018
21
Career
98
Goals
2018
1
Career
17
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1503
Avg
72
NathanWilson

PLAYER BIO

AT A GLANCE

Junior club: Mandurah Central (WA)
Recruited from: Peel Thunder (WA) via pre-listed selection in 2010 to GWS
AFL debut: Round 1, 2012, GWS v Sydney
AFL clubs: GWS, Fremantle (via 2017 trade period)
Career Brownlow votes: - 

PLAYER SPONSOR

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2018 SUMMARY 
The new recruit slotted in perfectly at half-back, with his piercing right foot making him an attacking weapon for Freo out of defence. The 25-year-old led Freo for metres gained, with an average of 510m per game, as well as rebound 50s (4.9 per game) and e ective kicks (10.9 per game).

 

STATS

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 21
    • Kicks 14.8
    • Handballs 3.8
    • Disposals 18.5
    • Marks 5.2
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.1
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 71.6

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 24 Western Bulldogs Rd 5
Handballs 6 Brisbane Lions Rd 15
Disposals 27 Western Bulldogs Rd 5
Marks 11 Carlton Rd 21
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 Carlton Rd 13
Goals 1 Port Adelaide Rd 1
AFL Fantasy 108 Essendon Rd 2

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Port Adelaide L 110 - 60 11 4 15 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 54
2 Essendon W 106 - 90 20 3 23 11 0 0 0 2 0 1 108
3 Gold Coast Suns W 68 - 96 12 6 18 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 63
4 GWS Giants L 82 - 51 11 3 14 4 0 1 1 3 0 1 62
5 Western Bulldogs W 108 - 54 24 3 27 5 0 1 1 1 0 0 95
6 West Coast Eagles L 81 - 89 10 5 15 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 65
7 Richmond L 110 - 33 14 5 19 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 68
8 St Kilda W 89 - 59 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Sydney Swans L 111 - 52 19 4 23 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 96
10 North Melbourne L 58 - 86 11 3 14 5 0 1 0 1 0 0 59
11 Collingwood L 138 - 77 13 6 19 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 74
12 Adelaide Crows W 71 - 68 18 4 22 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 84
13 Carlton W 46 - 103 14 2 16 3 0 2 0 3 0 0 69
15 Brisbane Lions L 64 - 119 10 6 16 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 60
16 Melbourne L 102 - 48 16 1 17 5 0 0 1 1 0 0 66
17 Port Adelaide W 59 - 50 13 5 18 5 0 2 1 1 0 0 67
18 Essendon L 99 - 70 16 4 20 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 63
19 Hawthorn L 53 - 112 14 4 18 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 74
20 West Coast Eagles L 142 - 84 13 4 17 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 56
21 Carlton W 101 - 72 22 2 24 11 0 0 0 1 0 0 107
22 Geelong Cats L 158 - 25 12 4 16 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 45
23 Collingwood L 67 - 76 17 1 18 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 68
TOTAL W: 8 - L: 14 310 79 389 110 0 17 11 23 1 3 1503

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 98
    • Kicks 11.2
    • Handballs 3.6
    • Disposals 14.9
    • Marks 4.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.6
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 59.5

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 24 Western Bulldogs Rd 5, 2018
Handballs 9 Essendon Rd 13, 2016
Disposals 27 Western Bulldogs Rd 5, 2018
Marks 11 Carlton Rd 21, 2018
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 St Kilda Rd 5, 2016
Goals 2 Melbourne Rd 13, 2012
AFL Fantasy 110 Geelong Cats Rd 15, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Fremantle 310 79 389 110 0 17 11 23 1 3 1503
2017 GWS Giants 329 89 418 101 0 15 18 46 4 4 1641
2016 GWS Giants 257 97 354 95 0 14 18 29 3 3 1347
2015 GWS Giants 102 50 152 41 0 5 5 23 2 2 625
2014 GWS Giants 51 15 66 21 0 2 5 8 1 1 272
2013 GWS Giants 16 7 23 10 0 3 3 12 0 1 135
2012 GWS Giants 37 19 56 15 0 6 3 20 6 3 310

Legend

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Kicks
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Handballs
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M
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FF
Frees For
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Frees Against
T
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G
Goals
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AFL Fantasy points

MILESTONES

50 AFL games: Round 22, 2016 v Fremantle (GWS)

Q & A

Nickname: Willo

Best set shot at your club? Cam McCarthy

Best advice you’ve received? Just go for it

Greatest footy moment before the AFL? Under 16 Grand Final

Funniest teammate? Michael Walters

Which teammates pick themselves in AFL Fantasy? Luke Ryan

If you could enter a teammate for My Kitchen Rules, who would it be and why? Aaron Sandilands – cooks great crayfish

Guilty pleasure? Fruit and nut chocolate

Most inspiring movie? Don’t watch movies

Best concert attended? Beyonce

Passion outside of football? Golf and Basketball

Best trait? Caring 

Favourite movie character? Liam Neeson

Grand Final – day, twilight or night? Day

Bounce – yes or no? Yes

Favourite AFLW player? Tayla Harris

Most under rated AFL player? Zac Williams

Team barracked or as a kid? Fremantle

Three apps you cant live without? Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook

Twitter or instagram? Instagram

Life motto? Live the life you love, love the life you live

Do you have any pets? An English staffy and a blue staffy

Favourite holiday spot? Bali