1 Playing statistics correct to end of 2013 season.
Matthew Jaensch (born 18 September 1989) is an Australian rules football player for the Adelaide Football Club, currently wearing number 10, Jaensch was Adelaide’s third selection in the 2010 Rookie draft, taken at pick 46. Jaensch commenced his junior career in the Hills Football League with the Hahndorf Football Club, before working his way through the underage ranks at SANFL club Sturt.
Jaensch impressed Adelaide scouts after a break-out season with Sturt in the SANFL. Jaensch played 20 league games with the side in 2009 and kicked the winning goal in the preliminary final against Glenelg. Jaensch was previously an apprentice electrician and supported the Essendon Bombers prior to being drafted.