Brisbane Update: Lachie Neale

Lachie Neale is progressing well this pre-season, his 2021 season was severely interrupted by injury. 

Neale averaged 27.1 Disposals, 3.9 Marks & 4.1 Tackles from 17 games last season. 

Speaking last week Harris Andrews praised the fitness on Neale, exceptions are high he can return to his Brownlow Medal form of 2020.

“He’s going really well, training the house down.”

AFL News on Twitter @aflratings “Just come back super fit from

the off-season,”

“He’s had a really strong start to the pre-season,”

“We obviously had the match-sim last week, yeah just really dynamic.”

“Obviously had a bit of an injury interrupted year last year,”

“But he’s all systems go for this season.” Andrews said. 

Brisbane play the Bulldogs on March 4 at Marvel Stadium in the AAMI Community Series. 

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Fantasy Impact: Lachie Neale averaged 97.4pts from 17 games in 2021, he scored 100pts or more in 47.1% of games. 

He scored a season high 145pts against Essendon in Round 5. 

Neale was used at 82.6% of centre bounces he played in last season, expect high usage again in 2022.

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He is a strong consideration for season long fantasy at Round 1, full fitness and high centre bounce usage is a good mix to enter the season with. 

He’s near the top of mids on draft boards in single season draft leagues. 

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