Alex Fasolo

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Alex Fasolo
Personal information
Full name Alex Fasolo
Date of birth (1992-06-08) 8 June 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Western Australia
Original team East Fremantle (WAFL)
Draft #45, 2010 National Draft, Collingwood
Height/Weight 181cm / 84kg
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current club Collingwood
Number 1
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2011– Collingwood 47 (50)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of Round 16, 2014 season.
Career highlights

Alex Fasolo (born 8 June 1992) is an Australian rules footballer currently playing for the Collingwood Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). He attended Trinity College in East Perth for his secondary schooling.

Fasolo played for East Fremantle in the WAFL before being drafted by Collingwood with pick 45 in the 2010 AFL Draft.[1]

Fasolo was Collingwood's first draft pick in 2010, and was given Simon Prestigiacomo's number 35 guernsey.[2]

He made his debut in Round 12 of the 2011 season in the Queen's Birthday Clash against Melbourne,[3] scoring a goal with his first kick in League football.[4]

Fasolo was nominated for the 2011 AFL Rising Star award after his round 22 match against Brisbane Lions.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ WA's lucky 13
  2. ^ Pies demolish Dees
  3. ^ Trav's Territory makes its mark for Pies
  4. ^ "Sharrod Wellingham best afield in Collingwood's 88-point win over Melbourne", The Herald Sun, 14 June 2011.
  5. ^ Holmesby, Luke (23 August 2011). "New cult hero". AFL BigPond Network. Retrieved 23 August 2011. 

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Awards
Preceded by
Jarryd Blair
Harry Collier Trophy
2011
Succeeded by
Jamie Elliott