Darcy Gardiner

Darcy Gardiner (born 22 September 1995) is an Australian rules footballer who plays for the Brisbane Lions in the Australian Football League (AFL).

Darcy Gardiner
Darcy Gardiner Lions vs Port Adelaide, April 2017.jpg
Gardiner playing for the Brisbane Lions in April 2017
Personal information
Full name Darcy Gardiner
Nickname(s) Dizzy, Dizz
Date of birth (1995-09-22) 22 September 1995 (age 24)
Place of birth Queenscliff
Original team(s) Geelong Falcons (TAC Cup)Queenscliff Football Club
Draft No. 22, 2013 National Draft, Brisbane Lions
Height 192 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 87 kg (192 lb)
Position(s) Back pocket
Club information
Current club Brisbane Lions
Number 27
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2014– Brisbane Lions 106 (5)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of Round 7, 2019.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Recruited from the Queenscliff Coutas, Gardiner was drafted by the Lions with their second selection, pick 22, in the 2013 AFL Draft.[1] AFL National Talent Manager Kevin Sheehan described Gardiner as the best tall defender in his draft.[2]


  1. ^ "Player Profile – Darcy Gardiner". Brisbane Lions website. Retrieved 20 January 2014.
  2. ^ "TAC Cup Phantom Draft". CrocMediaTV Australia. Retrieved 20 January 2014.

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