The 2014 premiership hero has endeared himself to Hawks fans with his attack on the ball and the opposition, as well as his ability to shadow a key opposition midfielder if required.
While perhaps not gathering the amount of possessions as some of his midfield counterparts, his tackling is a hallmark of his game, averaging 5 tackles per match in 2016.
With some of Hawthorn’s veterans entering the back end of their careers, the focus for Langford going into 2017 will be to retain a regular place in the Hawthorn side and recapture the form which saw him play a pivotal role in the Hawks’ midfield two years ago.
- BirthplaceSydney, NSW
- Draft Pick2011 Rookie Draft / Pick: #85
- Career Highlights2014 AFL Premiership Player
Will Langford finds himself in season best form after another big performance over the weekend against The Crows. Langford who is notorious for his pressure acts and gut running, led the way for The Hawks in score involvements with a whopping 12. Langford was able to hit targets when it mattered and now The Hawks…
Pre-season camp is all about challenging the players and pushing them to find a new level of intensity. Elite Performance Manager Andrew Russell named Will Langford as one of the many players who have risen to that challenge. According to Langford, the boys have been driven by their inability to achieve the ultimate team success…
IT’S been a lengthy wait for Will Langford, but his return to senior football against Brisbane Lions on Saturday was a success. The 23-year-old finished the match with 14 disposals – eight of those contested – and a team-high seven tackles in the Hawks’ 72-point win. It was Langford’s first AFL match since Round 14….