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Weideman’s excellent adventure

Sam Weideman has become a key part of club’s finals campaign

10:30am  Sep 13, 2018

Weideman making the most of opportunity

Sam Weideman is enjoying his breakout last month

9:20am  Sep 4, 2018

Weideman available following calf injury

Sam Weideman is available to play while Dean Kent is closer to returning

4:56pm  May 30, 2018

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Media Conference: Sam Weideman

9:26am  Sep 13, 2018

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12:41pm  Feb 8, 2017

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Senior Players List

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Sam
Weideman

Height
195 cm
DOB
26-06-1997
Weight
97 kg
Debut
-
Games
2018
10
Career
20
Goals
2018
10
Career
16
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
598
Avg
60
SamWeideman

Player Bio

Played the first four games of last season before being dropped back to the VFL. Could not quite find his feet at AFL level, with the young forward booting just three goals in his seven matches. Melbourne has been careful not to rush him, although a six-goal burst (five in the first half) against Box Hill in the VFL provided a glimpse of his talent. Needs to continue to add muscle mass to his skinny frame to better cope with the demands of AFL football. Off-season ankle surgery meant a delayed start to
his pre-season.

Draft history: 2015 NAB AFL Draft 1st round selection (Melbourne) No. 9 overall.