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Fan favourite has plenty to learn

Elliot Yeo is turning to senior players to fast-track his development

10:09am Jun 28, 2015

Eagles accept

Elliot Yeo will miss Sunday's clash with Geelong

11:03am May 26, 2015

Yeo set to play

A toothless Elliot Yeo is expected to face North Melbourne on Sunday

5:38pm May 26, 2014

Latest Player Video

Yeo post-match interview

6:38am  Oct 1, 2018

Yeo 100-game testimonials

12:00am  Aug 12, 2018

Yeo celebrates 100 games

12:00am  Aug 12, 2018

Senior Players List

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Elliot
Yeo

Height
190 cm
DOB
01-10-1993
Weight
89 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2018
25
Career
132
Goals
2018
14
Career
59
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
2652
Avg
106
ElliotYeo

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Attadale JFC (WA)
Clubs: Brisbane Lions (2012-2013), West Coast (2014-present)
Debut: Round 9, 2012 (Brisbane), Round 1, 2014 (West Coast)
Recruited from: East Fremantle (WA)
Brownlow Votes: 27

After earning All Australian selection at half-back, progresssed into the midfield in 2018 and became one of the game's truly elite midfielders. Posted career-highs for disposals, tackles, inside 50s, clearances, contested possessions and goal assists, earning himself a birth in the Virgin Australia 40-man All Australian squad. Played in the Eagles' 2018 premiership side and capped off a special year with a second John Worsfold Medal. 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 25
    • Kicks 15.6
    • Handballs 9.0
    • Disposals 24.6
    • Marks 5.2
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 6.7
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 106.1

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 25 Gold Coast Suns Rd 4
Handballs 15 North Melbourne Rd 19
Disposals 36 Collingwood W1
Marks 11 Gold Coast Suns Rd 4
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 12 Essendon Rd 14
Goals 2 Fremantle Rd 20
AFL Fantasy 144 Collingwood W1

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Sydney Swans L 86 - 115 18 8 26 5 0 0 1 4 1 0 104
2 Western Bulldogs W 70 - 121 16 4 20 7 0 3 3 7 0 0 99
3 Geelong Cats W 95 - 80 9 3 12 3 0 0 4 4 0 0 46
4 Gold Coast Suns W 139 - 59 25 8 33 11 0 2 3 5 0 1 138
5 Carlton W 69 - 79 12 14 26 3 0 2 4 11 0 1 108
6 Fremantle W 81 - 89 12 7 19 3 0 0 1 7 1 0 90
7 Port Adelaide W 102 - 60 12 14 26 4 0 2 1 4 0 0 91
8 GWS Giants W 61 - 86 13 15 28 3 0 2 0 8 0 0 112
9 Richmond W 130 - 83 18 11 29 2 0 3 2 6 1 1 110
10 Hawthorn W 60 - 75 15 13 28 3 0 2 3 5 0 0 93
11 St Kilda W 101 - 88 11 9 20 5 0 2 1 5 0 1 86
13 Sydney Swans L 72 - 57 23 6 29 5 0 1 2 8 2 1 136
14 Essendon L 52 - 80 13 9 22 5 0 2 2 12 0 1 117
15 Adelaide Crows L 88 - 78 12 7 19 6 0 3 2 3 1 0 83
16 GWS Giants W 86 - 75 19 13 32 6 0 2 1 4 0 2 118
17 Collingwood W 67 - 102 12 5 17 3 0 1 2 5 1 0 76
18 Western Bulldogs W 100 - 46 21 7 28 6 0 2 1 8 1 2 134
19 North Melbourne L 81 - 41 13 15 28 6 0 2 1 11 1 0 136
20 Fremantle W 142 - 84 16 10 26 6 0 1 3 5 2 3 113
21 Port Adelaide W 58 - 62 21 4 25 7 0 0 0 6 1 0 122
22 Melbourne L 91 - 108 15 8 23 9 0 0 3 10 1 1 126
23 Brisbane Lions W 72 - 98 14 7 21 6 0 0 1 9 0 0 107
W1 Collingwood W 86 - 70 23 13 36 6 0 3 3 9 0 1 144
PF Melbourne W 121 - 55 15 8 23 6 0 0 4 6 0 0 91
GF Collingwood W 79 - 74 12 7 19 3 0 2 5 5 1 0 72
TOTAL W: 19 - L: 6 390 225 615 129 0 37 53 167 14 15 2652

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 132
    • Kicks 11.4
    • Handballs 7.4
    • Disposals 18.8
    • Marks 5.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.3
    • Tackles 3.9
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 80.2

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 25 Gold Coast Suns Rd 4, 2018
Handballs 16 GWS Giants Rd 10, 2017
Disposals 36 Collingwood W1, 2018
Marks 14 Fremantle Rd 6, 2017
Hit-outs 5 Melbourne Rd 18, 2016
Tackles 12 Essendon Rd 14, 2018
Goals 4 Gold Coast Suns Rd 7, 2015
AFL Fantasy 152 Fremantle Rd 6, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 West Coast Eagles 390 225 615 129 0 37 53 167 14 15 2652
2017 West Coast Eagles 345 187 532 161 0 25 24 77 8 7 2208
2016 West Coast Eagles 207 126 333 83 16 22 30 99 16 17 1579
2015 West Coast Eagles 229 181 410 120 20 18 25 82 18 10 1818
2014 West Coast Eagles 110 84 194 54 1 7 13 44 2 3 820
2013 Brisbane Lions 159 116 275 81 0 7 12 43 1 2 1103
2012 Brisbane Lions 61 58 119 28 0 3 5 9 0 1 408

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Awards

AFL Awards

All Australian
2017

All Australian 40-man squad
2018

AFL premiership player
2018

Club Awards

John Worsfold Medal
2017, 2018

Q&A

Name: Elliot Yeo

Nickname: Yeoy

What was your best break in life: Finishing school

If you weren’t a footballer, what would you like to be: Architect

Do you have a saying or motto that you live your life by: Yolo

If you could ask someone to be your mentor, who would it be: The Rock

Morning or evening person: Evening

Favourite timeslot to play in: Twilight/Night

Favourite TV caller/commentator: Huddo

Worst injury: Hand/Teeth

How many text messages do you send a day: Too many 

Three phone apps you can’t live without: Facebook, Instagram, Messenger

Favorite Twitter account you follow: The Rock

Most embarrassing song in your iTunes: ABBA- Dancing Queen

Best concert you’ve been to: Parklife 2012

Where did you holiday after last season: Falcon

Favourite sport other than football: Cricket

What sport would you like to compete in at the 2016 Olympics: High Jump

Can you change a spare tyre: Yes

Do you iron your own shirts: Yes

Favourite restaurant: Il Ciao

Do you believe in UFOs: Yes

What three items would you take to a desert island: Water, food, tent or camel

Any special hobbies or interests: Golf but anything sport related

Three famous people you would like to meet: The Rock, Jennifer Lawrence, Jim Carrey

What do you have that is of great value to you, but no one else: Family