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Meet Aliir Aliir

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Aliir Aliir of WA in action during the 2013 NAB AFL U18 Championship match between Vic Country and Western Australia at Simonds Stadium on June 28, 2013. (Photo: Michael Willson/AFL Media)
Aliir Aliir was taken by the Swans at pick 44 in the AFL Draft
Position: Tall defender
Height: 196cm
Weight: 90kg
Born: 5/9/94
Home club: East Fremantle

2013 STATS
Comp P K* H* M* G
U18s 4 5.3 4.3 2.5 0
WAFL Colts 13 8.3 6.2 3.6 6

The inside word

Born in Kenya of Sudanese heritage, Aliir is a tall defender who has developed into a rebounding defender. Can also go forward and kick goals. Strong overhead with good natural leap. Moved from Queensland to WA this year and has represented both states in the AFL Under-18 Championships in the past two years.