Player Watch #45: Alec Waterman

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fairbump_playon

Club Legend
Jun 27, 2014
2,403
3,271
AFL Club
Essendon
Well well well.

Very accurate long kick. A former midfielder - so should have some class with the ball on the deck.

Though... can be easy to kick 4 if you nab a couple of frees.... will it be a flash in the pan? Or is he the keg we need?

Not much harm in adding him I reckon. Good luck young unit. May you run through the unsuspecting.
 

Jade

Smug lives here.
Jul 8, 2008
33,804
50,916
AFL Club
Essendon
Well well well.

Very accurate long kick. A former midfielder - so should have some class with the ball on the deck.

Can be easy to kick 4 if you nab a couple of frees.... will it be a flash in the pan? Or is he the keg we need?

Not much harm in adding him I reckon. Good luck young unit. May you run through the unsuspecting.
Personally I hope he runs through Saad.
 

blitzer

Norm Smith Medallist
Aug 27, 2006
6,898
7,639
House
AFL Club
Essendon
No idea if he will just be a flash in the pan or a player who ends up playing 100+ games for us. If he turns out to be the latter he'll be great value because we really need a quality medium forward type.

But it sounds like he hasn't put a foot wrong so far in his time at Essendon. Can't really ask for more than that when it comes to giving a guy a shot.
 

rumply

Brownlow Medallist
Apr 11, 2002
23,745
23,227
AFL Club
Essendon
Other Teams
Iggles, 76ers.
dual threat with Stringer (if he can get right), they should complement each other well.
 

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Shanghaistu

All Australian
May 8, 2018
768
743
Shanghai
AFL Club
Essendon
Good move signing him now. Now he has a chance to play a more natural game on Saturday with the freedom of knowing he’s signed on already and doesn’t have to ‘impress’
 

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