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David Gower

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Eels

Player Bio

Height:
190 cm
Weight:
105 kg
Age:
33
Date of Birth:
30 September 1985
Birthplace:
St Leonards, NSW
Nickname:
Gowie
Debut Club:
Wests Tigers
Opposition:
Canterbury Bulldogs
Date:
04 September 2009
Round:
26
Previous Clubs:
Wests Tigers, St. George Illawarra Dragons, Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles
Junior Club:
Holy Cross Rhinos
Biography:

For David Gower his 10th season in the NRL will be his last.

The front-row forward has more than 80 matches for the Eels since 2014 and in 2018 reached the 100 NRL game milestone against the Melbourne Storm in round 24.

He is completing a Certificate IV in Elite Athlete Wellbeing Management in preparation for a future role at the Eels.

Currently he also works one day a week in the Club's wellbeing and education department, which focuses on the Parramatta Eels Under 20s team and junior representative programs.

Career

Appearances
102
Tries
5

2018 Season

Appearances
16

Scoring

Tries
1

Attack

Line Breaks
2
Line Break Assists
0

Passing

Offloads
13

Defence

Tackles Made
374
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
81.3
Total Running Metres
1300

Fantasy

Total Points
576
Average Points
36

2018 Season - By Round

2018 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Try Assists Linebreaks Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Hit Up Running Metres Kick Return Metres
7 Sea Eagles Won 44 - 10 Interchange 39 - - - - - 2 34 1 15 13 1 98 95 -
8 Wests Tigers Won 24 - 22 Interchange 49 - - - - - 3 27 - 14 23 1 77 77 -
9 Sharks Lost 22 - 20 Interchange 47 1 - 4 - 1 2 33 3 10 34 1 91 91 -
10 Bulldogs Lost 20 - 12 Interchange 42 - - - - - 2 32 - 13 27 1 87 68 18
11 Warriors Lost 14 - 24 Interchange 43 - - - - - 4 55 1 16 28 1 132 120 -
12 Broncos Lost 18 - 10 Interchange 53 - - - - - 3 35 - 19 30 3 136 127 -
13 Knights Lost 4 - 30 Prop 55 - - - - - 1 60 1 13 35 - 115 108 -
14 Cowboys Won 20 - 14 Interchange 50 - - - - - - 47 1 12 25 1 96 91 -
15 Rabbitohs Lost 24 - 42 Interchange 26 - - - - - 1 24 - 5 16 1 57 57 -
16 Dragons Lost 20 - 18 Interchange 28 - - - - - 1 22 - 9 21 3 65 65 -
18 Knights Lost 18 - 16 Interchange 21 - - - - - - 8 - 2 21 - 18 18 -
20 Rabbitohs Lost 26 - 20 Interchange 21 - - - - - - 6 - 2 14 - 17 17 -
22 Dragons Won 40 - 4 Interchange 33 - - - - - 2 41 2 13 13 1 102 102 -
23 Storm Lost 20 - 4 Interchange 26 - - - - - 4 33 1 8 18 1 79 79 -
24 Cowboys Lost 44 - 6 Interchange 43 - - - - - 2 21 2 5 33 1 39 39 -
25 Roosters Lost 10 - 44 Interchange 34 - - - 1 1 1 21 1 9 23 1 83 81 -

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Forced Drop Outs Linebreaks Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Wests Tigers 2009 1 1 - - 100% - - - - - - - - 6 - 27 27.00 - - -
Dragons 2011 5 3 2 - 60% - - - - - - - 5 62 3 199 39.80 - - -
Dragons 2012 2 - 2 - - - - - - - - - 2 37 2 74 37.00 - - -
Sea Eagles 2013 12 8 4 - 67% - - - - - - 1 8 121 4 662 47.31 61 - -
Eels 2014 22 11 11 - 50% - - - - - - 1 19 459 23 1,772 80.56 40 582 26.4
Eels 2015 21 8 13 - 38% 1 - 4 11 0.50 1 2 23 554 25 1,859 88.54 22 810 38.6
Eels 2016 16 7 9 - 44% 1 - 4 - - - 1 5 382 16 1,207 75.45 55 517 32.3
Eels 2017 7 4 3 - 57% 2 - 8 - - - - 2 124 5 438 62.67 18 188 26.9
Eels 2018 16 4 12 - 25% 1 - 4 - - - 2 13 374 17 1,300 81.26 18 576 36.0

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Linebreaks Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Sea Eagles 2013 2013 12 8 4 - - - - - - - 1 8 121 4 662 47.00 61 1 0.1
Dragons 2011 2012 7 3 4 - - - - - - - - 7 99 5 273 39.00 - - -
Wests Tigers 2009 2009 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 6 - 27 27.00 - - -
Eels 2014 2018 82 33 48 1 - 5 - 20 31 0.38 6 61 1,886 86 6,500 79.00 155 2,665 32.5

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