The top 5 break out players of 2019

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Sier would be one from my club, others who i think have another gear are De Goey and Cox, i said it early last season, De Goey will be the leagues premier player within 3 years if he stays away from his dog, rockstar potential.
 

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Marshall shows signs of breaking out. Seems to be be attacking the ball very hard.

Had a tough two years. Let's hope he can start enjoying his football at least.
 

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I appreciate how many times Harry M is getting a mention. I think he'll be good, but I see him more as a consistent performer (22-25 disposals a game) than a breaker-outer. I'd put Jaeger in here :) He broke out, was put back in and is ready to break back out again :O)
 
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You can correlate how bad a team is going to do next season with the amount of their own players they need to fit into the 5. I'll refuse to put a Eagle in cos I'm not a flog

5. Harry McKay
4.'Wayne Milera
3. Brayden Sier
2. Andrew Brayshaw
1. Sam Collins

I'll tip Sam Collins to make the AA 40 man squad as well
 

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Better be Petracca. Keeps showing signs but I’m convinced he’s not producing what he can yet.

Lions interesting - they have a handful that look like they will explode once they put it together. McLuggage is going to be sensational. Also Hipwood and Rayner look the goods. Francis from Essendon looks promising too.
 
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Better be Petracca. Keeps showing signs but I’m convinced he’s not producing what he can yet.

Lions interesting - they have a handful that look like they will explode once they put it together. McLuggage is going to be sensational. Also Hipwood and Rayner look the goods. Francis from Essendon looks promising too.
Is there a bit of an issue with Petracca where in his head he is already a
champion, living a rockstar life with his NBA champion mate.
 

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Is there a bit of an issue with Petracca where in his head he is already a
champion, living a rockstar life with his NBA champion mate.
His head is so far planted up his own arse it isn't funny. Some long time friends have turned away from him because his attitude is just garbage.
 

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His head is so far planted up his own arse it isn't funny. Some long time friends have turned away from him because his attitude is just garbage.
No doubting the talent but he certainly plays like the best kid in the yard at recess when he's a long way from school these days.

I know he did a knee early but doesn't look, or run through games, like he's anywhere near fit enough for someone with pretensions to be a top line player let alone midfielder.

That can change pretty quickly though.

Luke McDonald has a similar situation.
 

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No doubting the talent but he certainly plays like the best kid in the yard at recess when he's a long way from school these days.

I know he did a knee early but doesn't look, or run through games, like he's anywhere near fit enough for someone with pretensions to be a top line player let alone midfielder.

That can change pretty quickly though.
We can all see this on field, but I'm talking off the field he's just a real piece of work.
 

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His head is so far planted up his own arse it isn't funny. Some long time friends have turned away from him because his attitude is just garbage.
Petracca has always been a known flog so it's nothing new for these long term friends. I suggest it's more likely that Petracca has turned his back on them .
 

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Yeah Collingwood lose a lot of grand finals, but I tell you what we don’t do - miss the finals thirteen times in fourteen years and ride on glories from before the US invaded Iraq.

The only reason people are riding on Brisbane as their “second team” is out of pity. Sorry to shit on your parade but that’s all it is - pity. Footy fans love underdogs and back the strugglers and your team has been the biggest struggler of the last decade. Hopefully the pity support makes you feel good about supporting Brisbane but as an actual fan of club success, I’d rather a premiership and several rounds of finals runs over the last decade than have what your club dished up to it’s fans every week in that same time frame.

It’s funny you constantly refer back to those two grand finals and it’s funny because it’s literally you have - what have you done better since Collingwood since then? Nothing! Collingwood supporters don’t care about Brisbane in the slightest, your supporters and you in particular are desperate to maintain some kind of hatred between the two clubs (not sure why, after all your club won the premierships). Enter relevancy and have something to show for your last fifteen years and you might get some kind of rivalry going. All you are is dust in the wind.
Nothing says "I don't care about your club" like three long detailed paragraphs about said club.
 

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Not sure about break out but Osar Allen at the Eagles is a player to keep an eye on.

He's got something that other players dont. Good size, skills and pace but seems to have time and know what to do.

The people saying the Eagles should have picked Kelly with that pick 21 will start to understand why they didnt.
 
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One year in the system will benefit Bayley Fritsch. Has exquisite skills. Needs a bit more stamina and strength.
Others: Taranto, Simkin, Florent and Bonar.
 
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COX. Will be unstoppable next year.
RICHARDS. Excellent talent.
CERRA. Got a young Ben Cousins about him
HIGGINS. Love his vibe.
CURNOW. Kouta MK 2
 
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