James Kelly (Australian rules footballer)


James Kelly (Australian rules footballer)

Infobox afl player NEW
playername = James Kelly
fullname = James Kelly
image capt = James Kelly


birthdate = Birth date and age|df=yes|1983|12|29
birthplace = Victoria, Australia
originalteam = Rupertswood / Calder Cannons
draftpick = 17th overall, 2001
Geelong Cats
heightweight = 183cm / 85kg
position = Midfielder/Half Forward
dead = alive
deathdate =
deathplace =
currentclub = Geelong
guernsey = 9
years = 2002 –
clubs = Geelong
games(goals) = 127 (61)
sooyears = 2008
sooteams = flagicon|Victoria Victoria
soogames(goals) = 1 (0)
nationalyears =
nationalteams =
nationalgames(goals) =
coach = notcoach
coachingteams =
statsend = Round 20, 2008
careerhighlights =
AFL
*AFL Premiership Player (2007)
*AFL Pre-Season Premiership Player (2006)
*AFL Rising Star Nominee (2002)Geelong
*Geelong FC Best First Year Player Award (2002)
*VFL Premiership Player (2002)

TAC Cup
*TAC Cup Premiership Player (2001)
*TAC Cup Team of the Year (2001)
*Runner-Up in Calder Cannons Best & Fairest Award (2001)
*Vic Metro U/18 (2001)

James "Kel" Kelly (born December 29, 1983) is an Australian Rules Football player for the Geelong Football Club.

Career

Since 2001, Kelly has played with the Geelong Football Club. Playing as a fourth-string midfielder in the powerful midfield, he has shown capability in gaining many possessions and running well, as well as showing courage, but consistency is sometimes an issue, with many possessions being costly turnovers, also known as clangers.

He was a member of Geelong's 2006 NAB Cup Premiership team, as well as the drought-breaking 2007 AFL Premiership Team.

tatistics

: "Statistics are correct as of end of 2007 season"

External links

*Geelplayer|ref=14223
*AflRleague|ref=J/James_Kelly.html


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