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Two different football journeys

Saturday night’s match against St Kilda marks important landmarks in the careers of two Collingwood players.

2:00pm  May 15, 2018

JT's extra step pays off with big haul

Josh Thomas has added an extra step to his run-up, diligently worked on his technique at training, and the result was a personal best five-goal haul against Carlton.

11:00am  Apr 9, 2018

Normality for Thomas after whirlwind 2017

Collingwood midfielder Josh Thomas hopes to take his game to another level after graduating from Collingwood's rookie list.

7:00pm  Jan 19, 2018

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Josh Thomas signs on

3:10pm  Oct 16, 2018

JT's early goals open the door

5:58am  Sep 16, 2018

JT goals within a minute

8:18pm  Sep 15, 2018

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Josh
Thomas

Height
178 cm
DOB
01-10-1991
Weight
78 kg
Debut
2013
Games
2019
12
Career
79
Goals
2019
12
Career
75
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
680
Avg
57
JoshThomas

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior Clubs: Redland Football Club (QLD)
AFL Career: Collingwood (2013-)
AFL Debut: Round 1 2013 v North Melbourne
Recruited from: Gold Coast U18

 

2019 Player Sponsors

- Lorraine Croft and Kellie Bourne
- Christ Wettenhall

Bio

The small, lightweight forward enjoyed a surprising career rebirth last year. After serving a two-year doping ban in 2015-16 and playing the last nine games of 2017, the Queenslander had kicked just 25 goals in his previous 41 games before contributing 38 (equal third at the club) in a breakout season. He rarely missed a set shot and was dangerous with his foot passing inside 50, while also adding to the midfield rotation. Finished ninth in the best and fairest and has been elevated to the club’s primary list.


Draft history: 2009 NAB AFL Draft 5th round selection (Collingwood) No. 75 overall; 2016 Rookie Draft selection (Collingwood) No. 42; 2017 NAB AFL Draft rookie elevation (Collingwood).


Brownlow Medal: 2018 votes 3; career votes 8.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 12
    • Kicks 7.3
    • Handballs 6.8
    • Disposals 14.1
    • Marks 2.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.7
    • Goals 1.0
    • AFL Fantasy 56.7

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 11 Richmond Rd 2
Handballs 10 Brisbane Lions Rd 5
Disposals 18 Brisbane Lions Rd 5
Marks 6 Brisbane Lions Rd 5
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 St Kilda Rd 9
Goals 2 St Kilda Rd 9
AFL Fantasy 73 Brisbane Lions Rd 5

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Geelong Cats L 65 - 72 6 10 16 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 45
2 Richmond W 66 - 110 11 5 16 5 0 1 0 2 1 0 73
3 West Coast Eagles L 76 - 98 7 5 12 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 48
4 Western Bulldogs W 78 - 64 9 4 13 3 0 1 1 3 2 0 66
5 Brisbane Lions W 61 - 123 8 10 18 6 0 2 1 0 2 0 73
6 Essendon W 69 - 73 6 8 14 5 0 0 1 0 1 1 53
7 Port Adelaide W 108 - 69 6 9 15 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 50
8 Carlton W 87 - 106 8 5 13 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 55
9 St Kilda W 112 - 71 7 6 13 2 0 0 0 4 2 1 68
10 Sydney Swans W 73 - 80 8 5 13 2 0 0 1 2 0 3 48
11 Fremantle L 75 - 79 6 6 12 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 48
12 Melbourne W 98 - 57 5 9 14 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 53
14 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
15 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
17 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
18 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 9 - L: 3 87 82 169 34 0 7 5 20 12 9 680

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 79
    • Kicks 8.9
    • Handballs 8.0
    • Disposals 16.9
    • Marks 3.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.9
    • AFL Fantasy 68.8

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 19 West Coast Eagles Rd 22, 2013
Handballs 16 West Coast Eagles Rd 22, 2013
Disposals 35 West Coast Eagles Rd 22, 2013
Marks 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 22, 2013
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 GWS Giants Rd 22, 2014
Goals 5 Carlton Rd 3, 2018
AFL Fantasy 133 GWS Giants Rd 22, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Collingwood 87 82 169 34 0 7 5 20 12 9 680
2018 Collingwood 223 208 431 86 0 18 22 80 38 13 1856
2017 Collingwood 69 79 148 29 0 9 8 25 6 5 578
2016 Collingwood 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Collingwood 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 Collingwood 124 100 224 33 0 9 9 51 8 3 908
2013 Collingwood 199 165 364 65 0 5 13 62 11 8 1410

Legend

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