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Daniel Talia News

BCD: Talia's baby news

The key defender has announced the news on social media

7:25pm Mar 26, 2019

'Massive boost' for Crows

Big names set to blow away the cobwebs for JLT2

1:43pm Mar 6, 2019

Leadership group named

Adelaide has finalised its leadership group for the 2019 season

12:53pm Feb 27, 2019

Latest Player Video

Daniel Talia: 150 AFL Games

2:07pm  Apr 11, 2018

Daniel Talia Presser June 6

1:15pm  Jun 6, 2016

Milestone: Daniel Talia 100 Games

9:30am  Mar 29, 2016

Senior List

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Daniel
Talia

Height
197 cm
DOB
02-10-1991
Weight
98 kg
Debut
2011
Games
2019
21
Career
185
Goals
2019
0
Career
6
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1207
Avg
58
DanielTalia

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Greenvale (Vic)/Assumption College/Calder U18
Clubs: Adelaide
Debut: v Sydney, Rd 15, 2011
Recruited from: Calder Cannons (Vic)

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Daniel Talia started his football career in Greenvale, Victoria, where he also played for his school, Assumption College in Kilmore. In 2009, he was selected by Adelaide with pick No. 13 and made his long-awaited debut in Round 15, 2011. Talia had a breakout year in 2012 and was rewarded with the NAB Rising Star award. From there, the ever-reliable defender did not miss a game until 2015. He became an All Australian in 2014 and was named Adelaide’s Club Champion. He added a second All Australian in 2016. His brother Michael also played AFL, for the Western Bulldogs and Sydney Swans. In October 2017, Talia married his partner Megan in the Adelaide Hills.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 21
    • Kicks 8.0
    • Handballs 4.4
    • Disposals 12.4
    • Marks 5.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.1
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 57.5

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 14 Collingwood Rd 22
Handballs 11 Hawthorn Rd 1
Disposals 18 Collingwood Rd 22
Marks 11 Collingwood Rd 22
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 Melbourne Rd 11
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 85 Collingwood Rd 22

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Hawthorn L 55 - 87 7 11 18 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 61
2 Sydney Swans W 62 - 88 9 3 12 5 0 0 1 4 0 0 61
3 Geelong Cats L 75 - 99 9 4 13 9 0 0 0 2 0 0 70
4 North Melbourne L 71 - 59 7 6 13 7 0 1 3 0 0 0 46
5 Gold Coast Suns W 119 - 46 6 7 13 8 0 0 2 3 0 0 62
6 St Kilda W 68 - 97 8 3 11 5 0 2 0 2 0 0 55
7 Fremantle W 51 - 34 6 6 12 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 43
8 Port Adelaide W 68 - 88 11 2 13 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 56
9 Brisbane Lions L 93 - 92 5 4 9 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 31
10 West Coast Eagles L 73 - 85 8 5 13 5 0 0 1 3 0 0 58
11 Melbourne W 88 - 90 7 2 9 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 61
12 GWS Giants W 82 - 61 11 4 15 7 0 1 1 3 0 0 72
13 Richmond W 101 - 68 9 1 10 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 51
15 Geelong Cats L 96 - 69 5 2 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 28
16 Port Adelaide L 44 - 101 7 7 14 7 0 1 0 2 0 0 65
17 Gold Coast Suns W 56 - 151 3 5 8 4 0 1 0 4 0 0 48
18 Essendon L 75 - 96 8 5 13 7 0 1 1 3 0 0 65
19 Carlton L 87 - 60 9 3 12 2 0 1 0 3 0 0 52
20 St Kilda W 92 - 70 12 3 15 8 0 1 1 2 0 0 72
21 West Coast Eagles L 90 - 80 7 6 13 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 65
22 Collingwood L 48 - 114 14 4 18 11 0 2 0 0 0 0 85
23 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 11 168 93 261 118 0 16 11 45 0 0 1207

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 185
    • Kicks 7.0
    • Handballs 5.1
    • Disposals 12.0
    • Marks 4.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.8
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 50.5

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 18 St Kilda Rd 11, 2016
Handballs 15 Brisbane Lions Rd 20, 2016
Disposals 28 Carlton Rd 16, 2016
Marks 17 St Kilda Rd 11, 2016
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Geelong Cats Rd 21, 2011
Goals 1 Gold Coast Suns Rd 9, 2016
AFL Fantasy 118 St Kilda Rd 11, 2016

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Adelaide Crows 168 93 261 118 0 16 11 45 0 0 1207
2018 Adelaide Crows 139 119 258 92 0 9 17 37 0 0 1037
2017 Adelaide Crows 146 154 300 101 0 14 13 45 0 0 1204
2016 Adelaide Crows 208 166 374 143 0 19 13 45 1 0 1551
2015 Adelaide Crows 152 81 233 81 0 10 11 37 1 0 992
2014 Adelaide Crows 167 93 260 105 0 11 12 24 0 1 1074
2013 Adelaide Crows 143 103 246 93 0 8 22 35 3 0 1014
2012 Adelaide Crows 107 79 186 60 0 13 17 41 1 2 793
2011 Adelaide Crows 59 51 110 27 0 9 6 31 0 0 475

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

Milestones

50 AFL Games: v Port Adelaide, Round 19, 2013
100 AFL Games: v Port Adelaide, Round Two, 2016

Awards

AFL AWARDS

All Australian
2014
2016

Rising Star winner
2012

Pre-season premiership
2012

CLUB AWARDS

Mark Bickley Award
2011

Dr Brian Sando OAM Trophy
2012
2013

Club Champion
2014

Q&A

Nickname: Tals

What was your best break in life: Getting drafted

Best piece of advice your mother gave you: Family comes first

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

Do you have a saying or motto that you live your life by: You earn everything you get

If you could ask someone to be your mentor, who would it be: Roger Federer

Morning or evening person: Evening

Favourite timeslot to play in: Night

Favourite footy journalist: Caroline Wilson

Favourite TV caller/commentator: Brian Taylor

Worst injury: Lateral meniscus in knee

How many text messages do you send a day: 50

Three phone apps you can’t live without: Commbank app, Twitter, Instagram

Favourite Twitter account you follow: Fox Sports News

Most embarrassing song in your iTunes: Aqua – Barbie Girl

Best concert you’ve been to: Chris Brown

Where did you holiday after last season: America

Favourite sport other than football: NFL

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

Can you change a spare tyre: Yes

Do you iron your own shirts: No

Favourite restaurant: Enzo’s

Do you believe in UFOs: No

What three items would you take to a desert island: Food and water

Any special hobbies or interests: American sports

Three famous people you would like to meet: Roger Federer, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kendall Jenner

What do you have that is of great value to you, but no one else: Indigo (my dog)