Player Watch #11 It's just Tom Papley !

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Should rename this thread to 'Should of God'. Pretty apt title really. It's a bit like the Essendon game, Swans just turned the game around and all the luck went their way as Adelaide slowed to a crawl and tried to hold on to the game.
 

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Lord Papley is my favorite swans player now, absolutley love the way this kid goes about it. He will be a one club player too.
Yep completely agree, he's pretty close to my favourite now too. I love watching him go about it and his enthusiasm is contagious! He plays with such footy smarts, its crazy that he went through to the rookie draft. I will miss him this week.
 

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Just goes to show how good his goal was last week to win the game when he was playing under significant duress with his knee injury. What a little champ. Looking forward to watching him play in finals this year. Reckon he's going to make up for his quiet GF.
 

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Just thought id pop back in an say that Tommy has been the best small forward in the comp for the last half of the season, i quite often forget hes only a second year player. Hes probably in the top 10 players of his draft year, and he was picked as a rookie.

If McGlynn wasnt injured at the start of last year i wonder how different things would be, im sure he would have eventually cracked into the seniors but its certainly fast tracked his development.

Ahhhh what a guy, get well soon brother Tommy and get yourself up and about for the first final.
 

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Just thought id pop back in an say that Tommy has been the best small forward in the comp for the last half of the season, i quite often forget hes only a second year player. Hes probably in the top 10 players of his draft year, and he was picked as a rookie.

If McGlynn wasnt injured at the start of last year i wonder how different things would be, im sure he would have eventually cracked into the seniors but its certainly fast tracked his development.

Ahhhh what a guy, get well soon brother Tommy and get yourself up and about for the first final.
Papley debuted in Round 1 last year.
 

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