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Darcy
Tucker

Height
184 cm
DOB
23-01-1997
Weight
83 kg
Debut
2016
Games
2019
17
Career
65
Goals
2019
8
Career
27
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1224
Avg
72
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: -

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2018 SUMMARY 
Continued to build his experience, adding 17 games in 2018 to bring his career total to 48 after only three seasons. Tucker showed his ability to play a number of positions, performing admirably in roles on the wing and in defence.

Season by Season

Season by Season

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.

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

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 17
    • Kicks 8.9
    • Handballs 10.5
    • Disposals 19.5
    • Marks 3.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.5
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 72.0

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 17 North Melbourne Rd 1
Handballs 17 West Coast Eagles Rd 16
Disposals 28 West Coast Eagles Rd 16
Marks 6 Melbourne Rd 14
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 10 Carlton Rd 15
Goals 2 Adelaide Crows Rd 7
AFL Fantasy 111 North Melbourne Rd 1

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 North Melbourne W 141 - 59 17 7 24 4 0 2 3 7 2 1 111
2 Gold Coast Suns L 61 - 58 5 11 16 4 0 0 1 2 0 0 54
3 St Kilda W 71 - 66 8 13 21 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 66
4 West Coast Eagles L 69 - 56 5 10 15 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 48
5 GWS Giants W 82 - 106 16 9 25 5 0 1 1 1 0 0 83
6 Western Bulldogs W 88 - 69 7 11 18 1 0 1 1 5 0 0 64
7 Adelaide Crows L 51 - 34 8 10 18 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 71
8 Richmond L 86 - 111 6 16 22 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 64
9 Essendon L 60 - 53 9 13 22 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 63
10 Brisbane Lions W 73 - 72 6 9 15 4 0 0 3 2 0 2 49
11 Collingwood W 75 - 79 9 9 18 5 0 0 3 3 0 1 64
13 Port Adelaide W 100 - 79 8 12 20 2 0 3 1 3 0 0 66
14 Melbourne L 85 - 71 12 10 22 6 0 0 1 5 1 0 97
15 Carlton L 75 - 79 12 7 19 2 0 0 0 10 1 1 103
16 West Coast Eagles L 31 - 122 11 17 28 2 0 1 1 3 0 0 83
17 Hawthorn L 84 - 53 6 12 18 5 0 0 0 6 1 0 87
18 Sydney Swans W 52 - 51 7 3 10 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 51
19 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
21 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 8 - L: 9 152 179 331 52 0 9 16 60 8 5 1224

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 65
    • Kicks 8.2
    • Handballs 7.8
    • Disposals 16.0
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.2
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 64.6

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 17 North Melbourne Rd 1, 2019
Handballs 17 West Coast Eagles Rd 16, 2019
Disposals 28 West Coast Eagles Rd 16, 2019
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 111 North Melbourne Rd 1, 2019

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Fremantle 152 179 331 52 0 9 16 60 8 5 1224
2018 Fremantle 124 119 243 52 0 9 13 55 8 6 1010
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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AFL Fantasy points

Q & A

Nickname: Tuck 

Best set shot at your club? Michael Walters

My coach often says … Run harder

Best advice you’ve received? Work as hard as you can, don’t have any regrets. Get the best out of yourself

Least-preferred teammate on road trips and why? Sean Darcy, he sings and dances a lot and it gets annoying

Greatest footy moment before the AFL? Playing with my mates when I was growing up

Funniest teammate? Tommy Sheridan

If you could enter a teammate for My Kitchen Rules, who would it be and why? Lloyd Meek, he’s a good cook.

Favourite café AND what do you order? Little Lefroy’s, poached eggs on toast

Hidden talent? Basketball

Guilty pleasure? Chocolate and lollies

Most inspiring movie? Coach Carter

Best concert attended? The Weeknd

Passion outside of football? Basketball

Best trait? Respectful and nice

Favourite movie character? Alan from the Hangover (Zach Galifianakis)

Grand Final – day, twilight or night? Day

Bounce – yes or no? Yes

Most under rated AFL player? Stephen Hill

Team barracked or as a kid? St Kilda

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

Twitter or instagram? Instagram

Life motto? Work hard and do your best

Do you have any pets? Labradoodle called Eddie

Favourite holiday spot? Bali