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Marcus Bontempelli (born 24 November 1995) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Western Bulldogs in the Australian Football League (AFL). He has served as Western Bulldogs captain since the 2020 season, and was previously the vice-captain from 2018 to 2019.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcus_Bontempelli
Marcus Bontempelli (born 24 November 1995) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Western Bulldogs in the Australian Football League (AFL). He has served as Western Bulldogs captain since the 2020 season, and was previously the vice-captain from 2018 to 2019.
Taken with pick number four in the 2013 National Draft, Bontempelli made his AFL debut in Round 5, 2014. The former Northern Knight is proficient around the contest, has a damaging left foot and possesses the ability to hit the scoreboard. He was also a key member of the Club’s 2016 drought-breaking premiership.
Leading the way for the Bulldogs was Marcus Bontempelli, the former number four draft pick who was living up to the hype. A few days after claiming his first premiership medallion, the 21-year-old won the club's best and fairest award. Five years on, and Bontempelli is now the Dogs' captain and talisman.
Five years after tasting AFL premiership success, Marcus Bontempelli has possibly evolved into the most complete player in the game. Can he lead the Bulldogs to another flag? Read more
Marcus Bontempelli says there is a "positive energy" around the Western Bulldogs as he prepares to lead the AFL club for a fourth season.
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Marcus Bontempelli claims his second successive Charles Sutton Medal as the Western Bulldogs' best and fairest for 2017, pipping defender Jason Johannisen by a single vote in a thrilling count. In claiming the award, 21-year-old Bontempelli became the youngest dual best and fairest in the club's history, taking the honour from seven-time winner ...
The Western Bulldogs are hopeful captain Marcus Bontempelli will play against Port Adelaide in Saturday night's preliminary final, despite concerns over a knee injury.
By Josh Gabelich . Feb 6, 2022, 6:50pm. Marcus Bontempelli leads the team out ahead of the 2021 Toyota AFL Grand Final at Optus Stadium. Picture: AFL Photo. NEW Western Bulldogs vice-captain Jack Macrae has pledged his long-term future to the club, expecting his contract to be sorted sooner rather than later.