About the author
Matthew Pavlich is a product of the Woodville-West Torrens Football Club. He was drafted to Fremantle at the end of 1999 and made his AFL debut in 2000, the first of 16 consecutive seasons with the Dockers. A six-time All-Australian, Matthew was a key member of the victorious Australian International Rules squads in 2002 and 2003. Away from football Matthew is married to Lauren and a proud father to Harper and Jack. He has completed a Bachelor of Science undergraduate degree at the University of Western Australia and is currently studying a postgraduate MBA.