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Will Schofield News

Eagles can't wait for Hawks test

Will Schofield says the Eagles are looking forward to taking on the 'best in the comp'

2:41pm Aug 3, 2015

Schofield fit

Key defender Will Schofield has shrugged off a calf issue

6:21pm Jul 30, 2015

Monitoring Schofield

Medical staff will delay a call on the availability of key defender Will Schofield until later in the week

5:19pm Jul 28, 2015

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Will
Schofield

Height
196 cm
DOB
24-01-1989
Weight
96 kg
Debut
2007
Games
2017
8
Career
162
Goals
2017
2
Career
22
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
307
Avg
38
WillSchofield

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Geelong College
Debut: 2007
Recruited from: Geelong U18 (Vic)
Brownlow Votes: 1

A versatile defender who again stood tall in 2016, playing deep in defence doing an outstanding job on opposition tall-forwards. Played 22 of a possible 23 games and was consistent, with his closing speed to defend and his ball use out of defensaive 50 a feature all season. 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 8
    • Kicks 5.4
    • Handballs 4.5
    • Disposals 9.9
    • Marks 2.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.9
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 38.4

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 9 Fremantle Rd 17
Handballs 10 GWS Giants Rd 10
Disposals 15 GWS Giants Rd 10
Marks 4 Collingwood Rd 18
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 Melbourne Rd 14
Goals 1 Geelong Cats Rd 13
AFL Fantasy 58 Fremantle Rd 17

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 North Melbourne W 93 - 136 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 St Kilda W 116 - 97 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Richmond L 76 - 65 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Sydney Swans W 91 - 65 4 6 10 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 30
5 Hawthorn L 125 - 75 6 4 10 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 42
6 Fremantle W 103 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Port Adelaide W 87 - 97 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Western Bulldogs W 69 - 61 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Essendon L 125 - 64 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 GWS Giants L 90 - 98 5 10 15 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 45
11 Gold Coast Suns L 80 - 77 8 3 11 3 0 1 2 1 1 0 44
13 Geelong Cats W 83 - 70 3 3 6 2 0 1 0 2 1 0 36
14 Melbourne L 96 - 99 3 3 6 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 32
15 Western Bulldogs W 80 - 87 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Port Adelaide L 88 - 120 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Fremantle W 44 - 74 9 5 14 4 0 1 0 2 0 0 58
18 Collingwood L 93 - 85 5 2 7 4 0 0 5 1 0 0 20
19 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
20 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
22 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 9 - L: 8 43 36 79 20 0 4 10 15 2 0 307

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 162
    • Kicks 6.8
    • Handballs 4.3
    • Disposals 11.1
    • Marks 4.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.2
    • Tackles 1.8
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 48.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 15 North Melbourne Rd 15, 2012
Handballs 12 North Melbourne Rd 3, 2010
Disposals 22 North Melbourne Rd 3, 2010
Marks 11 North Melbourne Rd 15, 2012
Hit-outs 7 Fremantle Rd 16, 2013
Tackles 7 Fremantle Rd 1, 2013
Goals 2 Gold Coast Suns Rd 19, 2013
AFL Fantasy 93 Western Bulldogs Rd 13, 2010

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 West Coast Eagles 43 36 79 20 0 4 10 15 2 0 307
2016 West Coast Eagles 127 83 210 88 1 12 20 43 1 1 943
2015 West Coast Eagles 153 89 242 100 0 10 10 25 0 0 1017
2014 West Coast Eagles 126 67 193 61 0 10 5 29 0 0 806
2013 West Coast Eagles 124 69 193 69 23 10 9 35 7 4 909
2012 West Coast Eagles 166 98 264 106 8 11 12 35 8 7 1190
2011 West Coast Eagles 154 109 263 91 3 8 12 47 2 4 1132
2010 West Coast Eagles 125 102 227 63 3 7 16 39 1 3 895
2009 West Coast Eagles 15 10 25 9 0 0 4 6 0 1 105
2008 West Coast Eagles 48 33 81 32 0 5 6 16 1 0 363
2007 West Coast Eagles 15 5 20 9 0 0 0 7 0 1 111

Legend

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Kicks
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M
Marks
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Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
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AFL Fantasy points

Awards

Club Awards

Life Membership
2016

Q & A

Name: Will Schofield

Nickname: Schoey

What was your best break in life: Born with height when my parents have none

Best piece of advice your mother gave you: Where there’s a Will there’s a way

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

Do you have a saying or motto that you live your life by: No

Morning or evening person: Evening

Favourite timeslot to play in: Night

Favorite footy journalist: Jay Clarke

Favourite TV caller/commentator: Dennis Cometti

Worst injury: Compound dislocation of my finger

How many text messages do you send a day: 10

Three phone apps you can’t live without: ESPN, Fantasy NFL, Instagram

Best concert you’ve been to: Foo Fighters

Where did you holiday after last season: Hawaii

Favourite sport other than football: NFL

What sport would you like to compete in at the 2016 Olympics: Beach Volleyball 

Can you change a spare tyre: Yes

Do you iron your own shirts: Yes

Favourite restaurant: Ria

Do you believe in UFOs: Factually they exist

What three items would you take to a desert island: Water filtration system, Gun, Solar panels with electric conversion system

Any special hobbies or interests: Surfing

Three famous people you would like to meet: N/A

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