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ANALYSIS While an MRI confirmed the calf strain, it appears Fantasia won't be able to attempt to run again for another 7-to-8 days. He was recruited by the Essendon Football Club with the 55th overall selection in the 2013 national draft. This dismissed any speculation that he would opt to move to his native South Australia. After that, he will need to build back up for a chance to rejoin the AFL side in due time. Upgrade to Insider. About; Workout; Fitness; Nutrition; Healthy Diet; Best Weight Loss; Search for: Of recent times, he signed a three year deal, keeping him at Essendon until the end of the 2021 season. On August 2020, Orazio again showed an interest in returning to South Australia, with a possible move to the Adelaide Football Club. In only his fourth game he was a member of their 2013 SANFL premiership side.  Fantasia played his junior football for the Payneham Norwood Union Football Club where his talent was identified by South Australian Hall of Famer Garry McIntosh who selected him in the Club's senior side as a 15 year old. Enter the players' full name eg. Orazio Maurice Fantasia (born 14 September 1995) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Essendon Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). Credit: SCOTT BARBOUR / AAPIMAGE “If … Create your league with friends today! , He made his debut against Richmond in round 20, 2014 and was dropped for the following round but regained his spot in round 22 against the Gold Coast, replacing Dyson Heppell who missed the game due to a broken hand. Come and play the best in draft style fantasy with live drafts, live scoring and fully custom leagues. AFL Stats. Fantasia graduated from Norwood Morialta High School in 2013. , Fantasia received a second nomination for the Rising Star after his three goals, eleven disposals, seven contested possessions, and seven tackles in round 17, 2016.. Loading AFL Stats... AFL Game Log. 'Brent Harvey'. ... "But hopefully for Orazio it's something that can be managed." Orazio Maurice Fantasia (born 14 September 1995) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Essendon Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).
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