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Jake Kelly News

Season review 2019: Jake Kelly

A look back at Kelly’s fourth AFL season

2:21pm Sep 11, 2019

Pyke on mid-season draft

Crows coach discusses likelihood of mid-season draft use

3:04pm Mar 27, 2019

Young Crow claims 2km time trial

Adelaide's defenders impress at first main training

9:51am Nov 19, 2018

Latest Player Video

Jake Kelly Re-Signs

4:43pm  Aug 30, 2019

Jake Kelly commits

9:31am  Jul 31, 2015

Jake Kelly Post-Match R3

6:12pm  Apr 18, 2015

Senior List

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Jake
Kelly

Height
190 cm
DOB
21-01-1995
Weight
89 kg
Debut
2015
Games
2019
22
Career
75
Goals
2019
0
Career
1
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1474
Avg
67
JakeKelly

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior clubs: Mansfield (Vic)/Scotch College/Oakleigh U18s
AFL Debut: v Melbourne, Round Three, 2015
Recruited from: Oakleigh Chargers (Vic)

Growing up in Victoria, Jake Kelly was a part of a talented football family. His father Craig was a premiership player with Collingwood and younger brother Will was selected by Collingwood in 2018 as a father-son pick. Kelly was a 2014 rookie draft pick for Adelaide and the hard-running defender made his AFL debut in 2015, playing 10 games. He was a regular in Adelaide’s senior side throughout the next two seasons, helping Adelaide to a grand final appearance in 2017. Kelly is well-known for his endurance, intercept ability and effective ball use.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 22
    • Kicks 9.7
    • Handballs 6.5
    • Disposals 16.2
    • Marks 5.2
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.7
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 67.0

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 15 Port Adelaide Rd 16
Handballs 14 Gold Coast Suns Rd 17
Disposals 27 Gold Coast Suns Rd 17
Marks 12 St Kilda Rd 6
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 10 Melbourne Rd 11
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 105 Melbourne Rd 11

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Hawthorn L 55 - 87 11 14 25 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 74
2 Sydney Swans W 62 - 88 7 9 16 5 0 0 1 1 0 0 55
3 Geelong Cats L 75 - 99 5 6 11 2 0 2 1 3 0 0 44
4 North Melbourne L 71 - 59 11 4 15 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 64
5 Gold Coast Suns W 119 - 46 14 6 20 6 0 2 0 2 0 1 83
6 St Kilda W 68 - 97 15 7 22 12 0 0 1 3 0 0 104
7 Fremantle W 51 - 34 9 9 18 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 63
8 Port Adelaide W 68 - 88 8 11 19 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 63
9 Brisbane Lions L 93 - 92 9 6 15 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 64
10 West Coast Eagles L 73 - 85 12 7 19 3 0 1 0 3 0 0 72
11 Melbourne W 88 - 90 13 2 15 7 0 1 0 10 0 0 105
12 GWS Giants W 82 - 61 9 3 12 8 0 0 0 4 0 0 73
13 Richmond W 101 - 68 8 1 9 4 0 1 0 3 0 0 51
15 Geelong Cats L 96 - 69 9 6 15 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 59
16 Port Adelaide L 44 - 101 15 2 17 8 0 0 1 3 0 0 82
17 Gold Coast Suns W 56 - 151 13 14 27 7 0 0 2 2 0 0 90
18 Essendon L 75 - 96 6 10 16 4 0 0 1 2 0 0 55
19 Carlton L 87 - 60 7 5 12 3 0 1 2 3 0 0 47
20 St Kilda W 92 - 70 12 2 14 7 0 2 0 1 0 0 67
21 West Coast Eagles L 90 - 80 8 9 17 6 0 1 1 3 0 0 70
22 Collingwood L 48 - 114 8 4 12 7 0 0 0 3 0 0 65
23 Western Bulldogs L 121 - 87 5 5 10 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 24
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 12 214 142 356 114 0 13 16 60 0 1 1474

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 75
    • Kicks 8.5
    • Handballs 6.7
    • Disposals 15.1
    • Marks 4.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.6
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 61.5

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 16 Richmond Rd 2, 2018
Handballs 16 Richmond Rd 6, 2017
Disposals 28 Richmond Rd 2, 2018
Marks 12 St Kilda Rd 6, 2019
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 10 Melbourne Rd 11, 2019
Goals 1 Carlton Rd 23, 2018
AFL Fantasy 105 Melbourne Rd 11, 2019

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Adelaide Crows 214 142 356 114 0 13 16 60 0 1 1474
2018 Adelaide Crows 178 137 315 96 0 13 17 38 1 0 1216
2017 Adelaide Crows 182 174 356 104 0 12 19 66 0 0 1425
2016 Adelaide Crows 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Adelaide Crows 62 47 109 37 0 6 8 31 0 1 498

Legend

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

Awards

CLUB AWARDS

State League Club Champion runner-up
2014 (equal)

Q&A

Nickname: Kells, Bull

Best piece of advice your mother gave you: No swearing

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

Do you have a saying or motto that you live your life by: Just live man

If you could ask someone to be your mentor, who would it be: James Podsiadly

Morning or evening person: Morning

Favourite timeslot to play in: Night

Favourite footy journalist: Gerard Whateley

Favourite TV caller/commentator: Brian Taylor

Worst injury: Broken wrist

How many text messages do you send a day: 5

Three phone apps you can’t live without: Whatsapp, NFL Game Pass, Instagram

Favourite Twitter account you follow: Barack Obama

Most embarrassing song in your iTunes: Taylor Swift – Shake It Off

Best concert you’ve been to: Justin Timberlake

Where did you holiday after last season: Bali

Favourite sport other than football: NFL

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

Can you change a spare tyre: Yes

Do you iron your own shirts: Yes

Favourite restaurant: Chin Chin

Do you believe in UFOs: No

What three items would you take to a desert island: G6, grapes, sushi

Three famous people you would like to meet: Barack Obama, Tom Brady

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