Number Changes for 2018 [Updated: 20/10/2017]

Discussion in 'AFL - The Australian Football League' started by TheLoungeLizard, Aug 22, 2017.

Put it out there
  1. TheLoungeLizard

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    Adelaide Crows
    Available:
    #5 (Formerly Scott Thompson)
    #6 (Formerly Jake Lever)
    #10 (Formerly Harrison Wigg)
    #23 (Formerly Charlie Cameron)
    #32 (Formerly Troy Menzel)
    #36 (Formerly Dean Gore)
    #46 - (Formerly Rory Laird)
    #47 - (Formerly Jake Kelly)
    #48 - (Formerly Matthew Jaensch)
    #49 - (Formerly Tim McIntyre)
    #50 - (Formerly Chris Groom)
    #51 - (Formerly Randall Bone)
    #52 - (Formerly Shaun Rehn)

    Allocated:


    Brisbane Lions
    Available:
    #2 (Formerly Ryan Harwood)
    #16 (Formerly Jarrad Jansen)
    #19 (Formerly Josh Clayton)
    #23 (Formerly Josh Schache)
    #34 (Formerly Jono Freeman)
    #38 (Formerly Tom Rockliff)
    #48 (Formerly Blake Grewar)
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:

    Carlton Blues
    Available:
    #2 (Formerly Jack Silvagni)
    #4 (Formerly Bryce Gibbs)
    #18 (Formerly Kristian Jaksch)
    #19 (Formerly Liam Sumner)
    #27 (Formerly Dennis Armfield)
    #37 (Formerly Daniel Gorringe)
    #45 (Formerly Andrew Gullucci)
    #47
    #48 (Formerly Matthew Korcheck)
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:

    Collingwood Magpies
    Available:
    #9 (Formerly Jesse White)
    #23 (Formerly Lachlan Keeffe)
    #34 (Formerly Mitch McCarthy)
    #41 (Formerly Henry Schade)
    #44 (Formerly Liam Mackie)
    #47 (Formerly Darrean Wyatt)
    #48 (Formerly Caolan Mooney)
    #49 (Formerly Paul Cribbin)
    #50 (Formerly Shae McNamara)

    Allocated:

    Essendon Bombers
    Available:
    #4 (Formerly Jobe Watson)
    #5 (Formerly Brent Stanton)
    #31 (Formerly Dustin Fletcher)
    #35 (Formerly Yestin Eades)
    #39 (Formerly Heath Hocking)
    #42
    #46
    #47 (Formerly James Kelly)
    #50

    Allocated:

    Fremantle Dockers
    Available:
    #3 (Formerly Zac Dawson)
    #5 (Formerly Garrick Ibbotson)
    #12 (Formerly Jonathan Griffen)
    #14 (Formerly Lachie Weller)
    #17 (Formerly Hayden Crozier)
    #24 (Formerly Harley Balic)
    #29 (Formerly Matthew Pavlich)
    #30 (Formerly Zac Clarke)
    #39 (Formerly Josh Deluca)
    #40 (Formerly Sam Collins)
    #41 (Formerly Shane Yarran)
    #42 (Formerly Matthew Uebergang)
    #46 (Formerly Clancee Pearce)
    #47 (Formerly Jay van Berlo)
    #48 (Formerly Greg Madigan)
    #49 (Formerly Peter Miller)
    #50 (Formerly Neil Mildenhall)

    Allocated:

    Geelong Cats
    Available:
    #4 (Formerly Andrew Mackie)
    #11 (Formerly Darcy Lang)
    #13 (Formerly Tom Lonergan)
    #18 (Formerly Josh Cowan)
    #32 (Formerly Steven Motlop)
    #43 (Formally Tim Finocchiaro)
    #47 (Formally Martin Christensen)
    #48 (Formally Michael Gurrie)
    #49 (Formally John Fitzgerald)
    #50 (Formally Tony Malakellis)

    Allocated:

    Gold Coast Suns
    Available:
    #2 (Formerly Jarrad Grant)
    #9 (Formerly Gary Ablett Jnr.)
    #14 (Formerly Mitch Hallahan)
    #31 (Formerly Keegan Brooksby)
    #32 (Formerly Brandon Matera)
    #39 (Formerly Ryan Davis)
    #42 (Formerly Adam Saad)
    #45
    #46 (Formerly Cameron Loersch)
    #47
    #48
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:

    Greater Western Sydney Giants
    Available:
    #10 (Formerly Devon Smith)
    #15 (Formerly Matthew Kennedy)
    #16 (Formerly Nathan Wilson)
    #17 (Formerly Steve Johnson)
    #25 (Formerly Tendai Mzungu)
    #34 (Formerly Caleb Marchbank)
    #41 (Formerly Shane Mumford)
    #43
    #44 (Formerly Tom Downie)
    #45
    #46
    #47
    #48
    #49

    Allocated:

    Hawthorn Hawks
    Available:
    #6 (Formerly Josh Gibson)
    #15 (Formerly Luke Hodge)
    #32 (Formerly Jack Fitzpatrick)
    #38 (Formerly Luke Surman)
    #47
    #48
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:

    Melbourne Demons
    Available:
    #4 (Formerly Jack Watts)
    #8 (Formerly Heritier Lumumba)
    #9 (Formerly Jack Trengove)
    #20 (Formerly Colin Garland)
    #27 (Formerly Liam Howlett)
    #31 (Formerly Jack Grimes)
    #33 (Formerly Jake Spencer)
    #41 (Formerly Mitch White)
    #46
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:

    North Melbourne Kangaroos
    Available:
    #1 (Formerly Daniel Currie)
    #6 (Formerly Lachlan Hansen)
    #17 (Formerly Aaron Mullet
    #20 (Formerly Drew Petrie)
    #29 (Formerly Brent Harvey)
    #37 (Formerly Will Fordham)
    #41 (Formerly Corey Wagner)
    #43 (Formerly Sam Gibson)
    #46 (Formerly Matthew Taylor)
    #47 (Formerly Ricky Olarenshaw)
    #48 (Formerly Julian Kirzner)
    #49 (Formerly Mark
    O'Donoghue)

    Allocated:

    Port Adelaide Power
    Available:
    #6 (Formerly Angus Monfries)
    #11 (Formerly Aaron Young)
    #12 (Formerly Jackson Trengove)
    #23 (Formerly Matthew Lobbe)
    #24 (Formerly Jarman Impey)
    #25 (Formerly Logan Austin)
    #35 (Formerly John McCarthy)
    #41 (Formerly Brendon Ah Chee)
    #47
    #49
    #48 (Formerly Nathan Krakouer)
    #50

    Allocated:

    Richmond Tigers
    Available:
    #13 (Formerly Chris Yarran)
    #19 (Formerly Matt Thomas)
    #20 (Formerly Ivan Maric)
    #28 (Formerly Taylor Hunt)
    #38 (Formerly Steven Morris)
    #43 (Formerly Todd Elton)
    #45 (Formerly Jayden Short)
    #48 (Formerly Kane Lambert)
    #49 (Formerly Steven Verrier)
    #50 (Formerly Gideon Simon)

    Allocated:

    St. Kilda Saints
    Available:
    #11 (Formerly Leigh Montagna)
    #12 (Formerly Nick Riewoldt)
    #24 (Formerly Sean Dempster)
    #38 (Formerly Nick Coughlan)
    #46
    #47
    #48
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:

    Sydney Swans
    Available:
    #11 (Formerly Jeremy Laidler)
    #19 (Formerly Shaun Edwards)
    #30 (Formerly Tyrone Leonardis)
    #32 (Formerly Michael Talia)
    #33 (Formerly Brandon Jack)
    #37 (Formerly Adam Goodes)
    #46 (Formerly Sam Murray)
    #48
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:

    West Coast Eagles
    Available:
    #1 (Formerly Sam Mitchell)
    #11 (Formerly Matt Priddis)
    #21 (Formerly Drew Petrie)
    #22 (Formerly Jonathan Giles)
    #26 (Formerly Sam Butler)
    #32 (Formerly Simon Tunbridge)
    #46 (Formerly Paddy Brophy)
    #48 (Formerly Adam Cockie)
    #49 (Formerly Derek Hall)
    #50 (Formerly Ryan Turnbull)

    Allocated:

    Western Bulldogs
    Available:
    #2 (Formerly Bob Murphy)
    #5 (Formerly Matthew Boyd)
    #9 (Formerly Jake Stringer)
    #26 (Formerly Declan Hamilton)
    #28 (Formerly Josh Prudden)
    #41
    #45 (Formerly Tristan Tweedie)
    #47
    #48
    #49
    #50

    Allocated:



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  2. manicmagpie

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    #42 isn't 'available' at Collingwood, it's retired.
     
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  3. TheLoungeLizard

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    My mistake!
    I'll take that out now
     
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  4. Quivorir

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    I believe this number has been retired, atleast for now, so I don't think we'll see anyone in it for a while.
     
  5. TheLoungeLizard

    TheLoungeLizard The world's most handsome man

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    I would like to eventually add all the previous owners of each number so if you know it, please write it down here and it can be used as a database
     
  6. TheLoungeLizard

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    I'll treat it like #37 at the Swans, it's unofficially retired so it's an active number to be used
     
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    Added the missing names for you, don't see the last 3 being used for a while :p
     
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  8. RedmanWasHere

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    Hamish McIntosh was traded to Geelong at 2012's end.

    Daniel Currie wore the No. 1 guernsey for Norf from 2013-15.
     
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    Also, Essendon's No. 31 (formerly Dustin Fletcher.)
     
  10. TheLoungeLizard

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    Same with #35 for Port Adelaide as far as I'm aware.
     
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  12. TheLoungeLizard

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    http://www.portadelaidefc.com.au/news/2013-12-03/numbers-up-the-wrap-up
     
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    I think this year should be long enough.
    They can just quietly hand the number to a new kid and let him start his career in it.

    It's been long enough they don't need to make a big deal out of it and I'm a believer these things need to be done and moved on with otherwise you almost make it so the number can never be used again.

    That said if the Pies gave out #42 I wouldn't think there would be a backlash, after all, a lot of fans now wouldn't know the history or the story as it was a different generation.
     
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    Former players to use...

    #46 - Rory Laird
    #47 - Jake Kelly
    #48 - Matty Jaensch
    #49 - Tim McIntyre
    #50 - Chris Groom
    #51 - Randall Bone
    #52 - Shaun Rehn
     
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    hopefully #2 ans #7 are free for West Coast. The early numbers tend to be popular numbers at WCE so 3 within in the 10 ten is huge.
     
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    Reserved for Mason in 2019 :p
     
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    If the family is any indication, Mason will get No. 41.
     
  21. clivenator26

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    #5 (Formerly Garrick Ibbotson) - Anthony Jones, Ryley Dunn, Dan Parker, Todd Ridley
    #29 (Formerly Matthew Pavlich)Brad Wira
    #41 (Formerly Shane Yarran) Paul Duffield, Matthew Clucas, Keren Ugle
    #43 Roger Hayden, Andrew McGovern - CURRENTLY owned by Ryan Nyhuis
    #46 Trent Carroll, Clancee Pearce
    #47 Jaimie Merello, Jay van Berlo
    #48 Greg Madigan
    #49 Peter Miller
    #50 Neil Mildenhall

    I think that covers it
     
  22. TheLoungeLizard

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    Thank you so very much to everyone who has helped fill in the blanks, it's up to date with your knowledge
     
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    #15 (Formerly Luke Hodge)
    #32 (Formerly Jack Fitzpatrick)
    #38
    (Formerly Luke Surman)
     
  24. TheLoungeLizard

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  25. demondavey

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    I reckon Lever will be taking 8 at Melbourne