|Date of birth||13 May 1975|
|Place of birth||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Original team(s)||West Adelaide (SANFL)|
|Debut||14 April 1996, Sydney Swans
vs. Collingwood Magpies, at SCG
|1996–2005||Sydney Swans||175 (125)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2005.
He made his debut in 1996 and over the next ten seasons played a total of 175 games. He retired from football in 2005 after prolonged struggles with injury and illness, including a broken leg in 1995, pneumonia in 2000, a broken finger in 2001 and a stress fracture in his leg in 2005.
- Lovett, Michael, ed. (2005). AFL Record 2005: Guide to Season. p. 416. ISBN 0-9580300-6-5.
- Loyal Nicks forced to call it quits
- Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2002). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers: every AFL/VFL player since 1897 (4th ed.). Melbourne, Victoria: Crown Content. p. 483. ISBN 1-74095-001-1.
- "Matthew Nicks". portadelaidefc.com.au. Port Adelaide Football Club. Retrieved 23 August 2015.
Matthew Nicks's statistics from AFL Tables
|This Australian rules football biography of a person born in the 1970s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|