Matthew Suckling joined the Western Bulldogs as an unrestricted free-agent at during the 2015 AFL Trade Period. Suckling was recruited from the Hawthorn Football Club, in which he was a member of their 2014 and 2015 AFL Premiership sides. With an elite left foot kick, Suckling a medium defender and outside midfielder, is known for his elite kicking ability and work rate. Suckling played 102 games for Hawthorn between 2009 and 2015, after initially being rookie listed by the Hawks with pick 22 overall in the 2007 AFL Rookie Draft Suckling played 17 games in his first season at the Kennel. Lured from Hawthorn in 2015, Matthew Suckling notched his 150th AFL game (Round 9) as well as his 50th game in Bulldogs colours (Round 11) in 2018. Suckling played 11 games before an achilles injury ultimately ended his season. He averaged 24.5 possessions and 5.5 marks. In Round 4 against Sydney, he collected 28 disposals and 11 marks. Returning for his 11th season in 2019, the Bulldogs will welcome Suckling’s long range and accurate left boot.
Your FAN+ Experience could be one of the following:
- A 1hr training clinic, where he will provide you some of his best tips to improve your skills.
- A 1hr appearance with Matt at your next function or event.
- Both experiences include a photo opportunity and autograph by him.
If the experience date is not specified above, please provide 3 preferred dates on booking, this can be added on the checkout page, FAN+ will confirm availability or request alternate dates, once your experience date is confirmed, all details/tickets will be supplied to you. All experience purchases are valid for 18 months. Please also refer to the additional information about your booking related to Covid-19 here.
Terms & Conditions
Experience cannot be resold. Unless approved and agreed in writing by FAN+.
Travel and accommodation are not included, unless specified in the experience description.
This experience can be utilised for any other capital city in Australia, but all travel costs (flights, accommodation, meals, transport) are to be paid by the purchaser of this experience in addition to the experience fee.
An identification check may be required prior to or on the day of the experience. Please ensure you are able to provide valid photo identification.
The experience is to take place on the dates specified in the package inclusions only, if no date is specified the experience is valid for 12 months from date of purchase.
In the event of an unforeseen circumstance and the experience supplier cannot fulfil the experience a full credit will be offered back to the purchaser, if a refund is requested, this will be at the discretion of FAN+.
Any participant under the age of 16 years (17 years for South Australia) must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
FAN+ expects all purchasers and their guests to conduct themselves appropriately when attending the experience. If the experience holder believes that you and/or your guests are not conducting yourselves appropriately, the experience holder is entitled to end the experience.
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