Player news from R2 of 2016: Essendon vs Melbourne

Zach Merrett (136/131): First goal… 2.0 from 32 disposals and 3 marks with 8 tackles

David Zaharakis (126/133): 34 disposals and 7 marks with 5 tackles

Joe Daniher (116/113): At FF on Tom McDonald
Daniher contributed with 21 disposals, 15 grabs and 2.4 on the scoreboard.
Jackson Merrett (112/104): 0.1 from 28 disposals and 10 marks with 3 tackles

Brendon Goddard (110/107): Tagged by Viney… 27 touches and 10 marks plus 3 tackles… 0.1 as well
Goddard also had 2 hit outs.
Darcy Parish (102/97): Second game… 21 touches and 3 marks plus 8 tackles… 1.0 as well… umps paid him 3FF. Whack to the nose in Q2.

Mark Baguley (100/107): Coming off halfback
Baguley contributed with 21 possessions, 9 marks and 5 tackles.
Martin Gleeson (95/81): Starting in defence
Gleeson added 20 disposals and 12 grabs.
James Gwilt (92/90): Hogan is his man
Gwilt added 24 touches and 9 marks.
James Kelly (91/113): 28 disposals and 6 marks with 2 tackles

Adam Cooney (86/75): 20 touches and 5 marks plus 4 tackles… 0.1 as well… aided by 3FF

Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti (81/84): Second game… 8 marks and 20 possessions. Starting in defence.

Michael Hartley (74/86): First game… 14 touches and 6 marks plus 5 tackles… 1.0 as well… not helped by 3 FA

Mathew Stokes (73/74): 17 possessions with 12 by hand… also 5 marks and 4 tackles… and booted 1.0

Kyle Langford (72/66): Starting forward on Lumumba… 1.1 from 15 disposals and 7 marks with 2 tackles

Orazio Fantasia (71/91): Starting in defence
Fantasia contributed with 23 touches, 3 marks and 3 tackles.
Matt Dea (69/87): Has Watts
Dea contributed with 18 disposals, 4 marks, 2 tackles and 0.1.
Mitch W. Brown (61/72): Starting forward on Garland
Brown contributed with 13 touches, 3 grabs and booted 2.0.
Patrick Ambrose (61/67): Playing small forward… 13 touches and 3 marks plus 5 tackles. Reported for a sling tackle on Harmes in Q2.
Ambrose also had 3 hit outs.
Ryan Crowley (60/38): 14 possessions including 10 kicks… also 8 marks… and scored 0.1

Matthew Leuenberger (57/52): 16 hit outs… also 12 possessions and 2 tackles

Nick Kommer (25/31): Starting deep forward… 1.0 from 9 disposals and 2 marks… aided by 4FF… conceded 6 FA

Bernie Vince (110/115): 28 touches including 20 kicks… also 7 marks and 4 tackles
Vince also had 2 hit outs.
Nathan Jones (97/93): 29 touches and 6 marks plus 3 tackles… conceded 3 FA

Dom Tyson (93/94): 23 possessions and 5 marks plus 4 tackles… 0.3 as well

Ben Kennedy (90/105): 3.0 from 21 disposals and 3 tackles

Matt Jones (77/76): Starting on a HBF
Jones contributed with 19 possessions, 5 grabs and 3 tackles.
Tomas Bugg (65/71): 16 disposals and 4 marks with 4 tackles

Jack Viney (64/65): Tagging Goddard
Viney added 17 disposals and 5 tackles.
Max Gawn (61/85): 31 hit outs… also 10 possessions and 3 marks

James Harmes (61/72): Playing small forward… 15 possessions and 3 tackles plus 1.0

Cameron Pedersen (51/58): Playing third tall forward
Pedersen contributed with 10 disposals, 5 grabs, 2 tackles, 7 hit outs and 3 frees against.
Jeff Garlett (49/55): Starting forward… 2.1 from 6 possessions and 2 marks plus 3 tackles

Tom McDonald (49/67): Following Daniher
McDonald added 12 possessions and 6 marks.
Christian Salem (49/51): Coming off halfback
Salem contributed with 13 possessions, 3 marks and 3 tackles.
Clayton Oliver (49/60): Second game… 14 disposals including 10 handballs… also 2 tackles and 2 marks… and kicked 1.0

Heritier Lumumba (46/51): Starting in defence on Langford
Lumumba added 18 possessions and 2 grabs.
Neville Jetta (45/45): Playing small defender
Jetta contributed with 12 disposals, 2 marks and 3 tackles.
Aaron Vandenberg (44/56): Starting on a HFF… 15 disposals and 2 marks

Jesse Hogan (41/51): Starting deep forward on Gwilt
Hogan contributed with 8 possessions, 4 grabs and managed 1.1.
Jack Watts (37/50): Starting forward on Dea
Watts contributed with 9 possessions, 4 marks and booted 1.0.
Angus Brayshaw (36/36): 7 kicks among 9 touches… and booted 1.1

Colin Garland (34/33): Brown is his man
Garland added 7 touches and 3 tackles.
Dean Kent (10/13): No touches in Q1… 5 possessions… not helped by 3 FA

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