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Family and finals fires ‘Nibbler’

Neal-Bullen was thankful for support of family and friends from Adelaide

1:45pm  Sep 10, 2018

Nibbler primed for the big stage

Hard-running Neal-Bullen set to play big role on Friday

8:46am  Sep 5, 2018

Six Demons in 22Under22 squad

Six Melbourne players named in 40-man AFLPA 22Under22 squad

5:05pm  Aug 14, 2018

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Nibbler scores after Gunston miss

10:00pm  Sep 14, 2018

3km time trial: Alex Neal-Bullen

1:36pm  Nov 23, 2016

NAB build up: Alex Neal-Bullen

3:00pm  Feb 25, 2016

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Alex
Neal-Bullen

Height
182 cm
DOB
09-01-1996
Weight
80 kg
Debut
2015
Games
2019
14
Career
73
Goals
2019
7
Career
57
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
862
Avg
62
AlexNeal-Bullen

Player Bio

At a glance

Drafted
2014 NAB AFL Draft, Pick No. 40 overall, 2nd round selection.

Recruited from
Plympton (SA)/Glenelg (SANFL)

Player sponsors

Gold
Perkins Family

Silver
Jan Armstrong & Matt Ware

Bronze
SA Demons 

One of the league's best runners, Neal-Bullen adds high pressure and work rate to Melbourne's forward press system. In 2018, Neal-Bullen kicked 27 goals and was ranked third at the club for tackles.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 14
    • Kicks 7.7
    • Handballs 5.4
    • Disposals 13.1
    • Marks 2.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.2
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 61.6

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 11 Western Bulldogs Rd 17
Handballs 10 Fremantle Rd 14
Disposals 17 Brisbane Lions Rd 15
Marks 5 Sydney Swans Rd 22
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Hawthorn Rd 7
Goals 1 North Melbourne Rd 23
AFL Fantasy 82 Carlton Rd 16

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Port Adelaide L 61 - 87 9 6 15 2 0 1 0 5 0 2 68
2 Geelong Cats L 126 - 46 7 2 9 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 45
3 Essendon L 112 - 130 4 4 8 0 0 1 0 4 1 0 43
4 Sydney Swans W 78 - 100 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 St Kilda L 55 - 95 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Richmond L 85 - 42 7 3 10 3 0 0 1 6 1 0 63
7 Hawthorn W 79 - 74 8 4 12 1 0 1 0 8 1 0 74
8 Gold Coast Suns W 60 - 61 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 West Coast Eagles L 85 - 69 6 5 11 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 39
10 GWS Giants L 68 - 94 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Adelaide Crows L 88 - 90 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Collingwood L 98 - 57 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Fremantle W 85 - 71 5 10 15 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 61
15 Brisbane Lions L 107 - 74 8 9 17 4 0 2 0 3 0 1 69
16 Carlton W 100 - 105 11 4 15 4 0 0 0 5 1 3 82
17 Western Bulldogs L 74 - 66 11 5 16 3 0 0 2 2 0 0 54
18 West Coast Eagles L 78 - 91 8 8 16 2 0 2 1 3 0 0 57
19 St Kilda L 104 - 85 8 6 14 4 0 0 0 5 1 0 74
20 Richmond L 60 - 93 - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Collingwood L 53 - 70 - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Sydney Swans L 42 - 95 8 3 11 5 0 0 1 7 1 2 78
23 North Melbourne L 88 - 83 8 7 15 3 0 0 1 1 1 1 55
TOTAL W: 5 - L: 17 108 76 184 36 0 9 6 59 7 9 862

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 73
    • Kicks 8.7
    • Handballs 6.7
    • Disposals 15.4
    • Marks 2.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.1
    • Goals 0.8
    • AFL Fantasy 68.7

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 25 Geelong Cats Rd 3, 2017
Handballs 14 Collingwood Rd 12, 2017
Disposals 28 Geelong Cats Rd 3, 2017
Marks 9 St Kilda Rd 21, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 12 Adelaide Crows Rd 19, 2018
Goals 4 Carlton Rd 9, 2018
AFL Fantasy 141 Geelong Cats Rd 3, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Melbourne 108 76 184 36 0 9 6 59 7 9 862
2018 Melbourne 246 176 422 78 0 24 18 118 27 19 1947
2017 Melbourne 204 155 359 61 0 9 7 87 15 9 1540
2016 Melbourne 19 37 56 9 0 1 3 11 2 0 206
2015 Melbourne 60 44 104 20 0 4 6 26 6 4 458

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

Honours

Brownlow History

Career votes: 3

2018 votes: 3

Milestones

Debut
R11, 2015: St Kilda v Melbourne, Docklands

50th game
R17, 2018: Melbourne v Western Bulldogs, MCG