TelstraAFL Live Pass
Main content
Melbourne Football Club

Latest Player News

AFLW: O'Dea best afield in AFLCA votes

Elise O’Dea received top votes from the coaches in Saturday’s win

11:05am  Feb 12, 2019

Latest Player Video

Players List

5

Elise
O'Dea

Height
172 cm
DOB
04-09-1991
Weight
-
Debut
2017
Games
2018
-
Career
-
Goals
2018
-
Career
-
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
-
Avg
-
EliseO'Dea

Player Bio

Quick stats

Drafted: 2016 AFL Women's Draft 1st round selection (Melbourne) No.8 overall
Debut: Rd 1 2017, Melb v Bris
Club of origin: Darebin Falcons (VIC)

Individual honours

2017: All-Australian selection, Melbourne Best & Fairest third place, State of Origin selection for Allies
2018: All-Australian selection, Melbourne Best & Fairest runner-up

After two outstanding All-Australian seasons for Melbourne, it was no surprise to see O'Dea named as co-captain for 2019 alongside Shelley Scott. An integral player in Melbourne's structure, O'Dea is a tough competitor and efficient ball user in her inside midfield role.