Despite having only played two seasons at Melbourne FC, Hannan has already made a name for himself as one of the most electric half-forwards in the competition.
Hannan's strong marking ability and athleticism in the air and general elusiveness and goal-sense at ground level, make him an impossible match up for most other AFL sides.
Now entering his third season at the club, Hannan will look to build on what has already been an exceptional start to his AFL career as the Dees look to push even further into September action in 2019.
- Birthdate March 9, 1994
- ClubMelbourne FC
- Draft Pick2016 National Draft/ Pick #46
- Career HighlightsMelbourne FC 1st selection in the 2016 National Draft
Mitch Hannan post-match
Mitch Hannan speaks to Matt Burgan following the win against St Kilda
Ben Gibson – Melb FC website Mitch Hannan has been voted in for kicking the best goal at Melbourne in 2018, running the length of the wing to seal the Demons first finals victory since 2006. With just under 10 minutes remaining in the Elimination Final against Geelong, Hannan gathered the ball on the Members…
Courtney Walsh (17th September 2018) When Mitch Hannan starred in an amateur grand final for St Bernard’s in 2015, former North Melbourne premiership rover Anthony Rock made a startling comparison between the high-flyer and an AFL great. According to the Moonee Valley Leader, Rock declared Hannan was “a jet” boasting “Nathan Fyfe qualities”. Rock subsequently joined…
Mitch Cleary 01/09/10 THREE goals and a screamer headlined Mitch Hannan’s day in the VFL as he put his hand up for a recall in Melbourne’s elimination final against Geelong on Friday night. With coach Simon Goodwin and the entire senior list watching on, Hannan showed no signs of the knee injury that kept him out of…