The 2014 premiership hero 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 when required.
With elite endurance and tackling pressure being hallmarks of his game, Will played a major role for the Hawthorn Football Club throughout his eight year playing career.
Although still listed on Hawthorn's team list, Will effectively retired at the end of the 2018 season to concentrate on other professional endeavours.
- Birthdate July 3, 1992
- 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….