Profile of 2020 Brownlow medallist Neale

Lachie Neale polled 31 votes in the shortened 17-game AFL season to win the 2020 Brownlow Medal.
Lachie Neale polled 31 votes in the shortened 17-game AFL season to win the 2020 Brownlow Medal.

PROFILE OF BROWNLOW MEDAL WINNER LACHIE NEALE

Age: 27

Club: Brisbane

AFL games: 178

Drafted: By Fremantle with the 58th overall selection in 2011 national draft

Traded: To Brisbane in 2018 (along with pick No.30) in exchange for picks No.6, No.19 and No.55

Debut: 2012

HONOURS

Brownlow Medal: 2020

AFL Players' Association MVP (Leigh Matthews trophy): 2020

AFL Coaches' Association champion player of the year: 2020

Club best and fairest: 2016, 2018 (Fremantle), 2019 (Brisbane)

All-Australian: 2019, 2020

BRISBANE PLAYERS TO WIN BROWNLOW MEDAL

* Michael Voss (1996)

* Jason Akermanis (2001)

* Simon Black (2002)

* Lachie Neale (2020)

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