Opinion Team of the Decade 2011-2020

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As we enter our 10th season in the AFL, it got me thinking which players from our past and present would make our team of the decade? Now I know there are some supporters out there who still hold ill feelings towards former Suns players but that's not how you're supposed to judge a Team of the Decade. For example; you wouldn't leave Gary Ablett Jr out of our Team of the Decade just because of the way things ended. Anyway, this could be a bit of fun so I figured I'd have a crack to get the ball rolling.

B: Jarrod Harbrow, Rory Thompson, Kade Kolodjashnij
HB: Jack Bowes, Steven May, Adam Saad
C: Jack Martin, Gary Ablett Jr, Harley Bennell
HF: Alex Sexton, Tom Lynch, Lachie Weller
F: Sam Day, Charlie Dixon, Brandon Matera
Fol: Jarrod Witts, Dion Prestia, David Swallow
INT: Michael Rischitelli, Touk Miller, Jaeger O'Meara, Ben Ainsworth

I can't justify putting a second year player in the Team of the Decade so I chose not to include Ben King in the team. Feel free to share your Team of the Decade and we can discuss/debate selections.
 

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i reckon trent mckenzie deserves a spot. over 100 games for us off half back, probably deserves a spot in the team over bowes who to be fair hasn't even played a full season off half back. aaron hall also probably stiff, along with matt shaw. one of them replaces o'meara? joyce over saad perhaps too? local lad has been solid the last few seasons in particular and has knocked out 60 odd games too.
 

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Was hoping someone would start this thread, if wikipedia is right. Didn't realise we've only played 112 players, thought there would be more. Hopefully the next decade theres more players that stay than leave.....

RowellAnderson12's: Gold Coast Suns Team of the Decade

FULL BACKS:
Jesse Joyce - Steven May - Jarrod Harbrow

HALF BACKS:
Lachie Weller - Rory Thompson - Kade Kolojdashnij

CENTRELINE:
Jaeger O'Meara - David Swallow - Harley Bennell

HALF FORWARDS:
Aaron Hall - Charlie Dixon - Jack Martin

FULL FORWARDS:
Brandon Matera - Tom Lynch - Alex Sexton

FOLLOWERS:
Jarrod Witts - Gary Ablett Jnr - Dion Prestia


INTERCHANGE:
Michael Rischitelli - Sam Day - Touk Miller - Darcy Macpherson
 

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RowellAnderson12

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i reckon trent mckenzie deserves a spot. over 100 games for us off half back, probably deserves a spot in the team over bowes who to be fair hasn't even played a full season off half back. aaron hall also probably stiff, along with matt shaw. one of them replaces o'meara? joyce over saad perhaps too? local lad has been solid the last few seasons in particular and has knocked out 60 odd games too.
O'meara is our only Nab rising star, he is in.
 

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Jeremy Taylor - Henry Schade - Leigh Osbourne
Max Spencer - Tom Murphy - Taylor Hine
Hayden Jolly - Marc Lock - Joel Wilkinson
Tim Sumner - Jarrad Grant - Louis Herbert
Clay Cameron - Josh Hall - Alik Magin

Daniel Gorringe - Josh Glenn - Mackenzie Willis

Jackson Allen - Piers Flanagan - Joseph Daye - Josh Toy
 

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Jeremy Taylor - Henry Schade - Leigh Osbourne
Max Spencer - Tom Murphy - Taylor Hine
Hayden Jolly - Marc Lock - Joel Wilkinson
Tim Sumner - Jarrad Grant - Louis Herbert
Clay Cameron - Josh Hall - Alik Magin

Daniel Gorringe - Josh Glenn - Mackenzie Willis

Jackson Allen - Piers Flanagan - Joseph Daye - Josh Toy
The List Clogger 22!!!
 

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