Despite having only played one season at Melbourne FC, Hannan has already made a name for himself as one of the most electric half-forwards in the competition.
Athletically gifted with elite speed and a big vertical leap, Hannan used these qualities to great effect in 2017.
Playing 20 games and kicking 22 goals was an outstanding effort for the new recruit and with another pre-season of work under his belt, 2018 shapes to be a very exciting season for the young talented half-forward.
- 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
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…
Matt Burgan, March 6, 2018 FORWARD Mitch Hannan has signed a two-year contract and will remain with Melbourne until at least the end of the 2020 season. General manager of football operations Josh Mahoney said the club was looking forward to Hannan building on his strong first season. “Mitch was able to have immediate impact on…