I’ll put it down to his coordination skills still catching up with his growth over the last couple of years. It’s something that can be fixed though at which point you should have a real bargain on your hands.Yes kicking action/technique does look a bit of a worry.
The other benefit is attitude. He and a few other Academy boys took it on themselves to move interstate to give them the best chance of getting drafted and stayed in Adelaide despite the Covid issues. Shows a level of commitment that should negate any “go home” factor.