Marlion Pickett (born January 6, 1992) is an Australian Footballer based in Manjimup, Australia. The Richmond Football Club picked him in the 2019 AFL draft. However, he is unable to join the team immediately because of his broken finger injury.
He showed his best skills in the VFL premiership and won the match. Meanwhile, Pickett awarded the Norm Gross Memorial Medal (Best Player). He is ready to make his debut in the AFL 2019 finale match.
Therefore, he becomes the first player to make his way in the finals after Keith Batchelor in 1952. Finally, Marlion made history in Australian football after 67 years.
His coach Damien Hardwick asked him to be on the midfielder position. On the other hand, he replaced Jack Graham who walked out due to his dislocated shoulder.
Early Life, Parents & Trivia
Footballer Marlion Pickett was born to his White Caucasian Parents on January 6, 1992 (age 27 years old in 2019) in Manjimup (Western Australia). However, his father performed odd jobs to fulfill the needs of his children. Pickett’s mother employed in a private organization.
He helped his younger siblings in their studies. They resided in a small apartment in the outskirts of the city. Meanwhile, he attended a community school.
Girlfriend, Personal Affairs, Spouse & Wedding
We are not aware of any details related to Pickett’s spouse. On the other hand, he is incredible of his four kids. He emerged out as the superhero for them. Still, he kept the name of his partner as suspense.
|Real Full Birth Name||Marlion Pickett.|
|Profession||Midfielder Football Player.|
|Famous for||Signed by the Richmond team and reached in the AFL 2019 finals after 67 years.|
|Age (As of 2019)||27 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 6, 1992.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Manjimup (Western Australia).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Capricorn.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 0".
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 84 Kg.
Pounds: 185 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||40-32-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.5|
|Tattoo details?||Yes, tattoo inked on his neck.|
|Parents||Father: Not Known.
Mother: Name Not Found.
|Siblings||Will Update Soon.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Girlfriend||Name Not Found.|
|Highest Qualification||High School Pass Out.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Marlion Pickett
- Though, he imprisoned on the charges of burglary from 2010 to 2012.
- In 2013, Marlion played for the South Fremantle team in the West Australian Football League.
- Furthermore, the club gave him the fairest and the best award (2018).
- Marlion Pickett stands tall at a height of 1.83 m or 6 feet 0 inch. The weight of his athletic body is around 84 Kg (185 lbs).
- His first match of 2019 was between Greater Western Sydney vs Richmond in the MCG stadium.
- Additionally, Pickett worked and improved his game successfully.
- He wants to take formal training from his coach to improve his game.