Career : 2018 -
Debut : Round 18, 2018 v Hawthorn, aged 29 years, 160 days.
Carlton Player No. 1198
Games : 96 (4 * at Carlton)
Goals : 22 (1 * at Carlton)
Guernsey : 27
Height : 200 cm (6 ft. 6 in.)
Weight : 81 kg (15 stone, 3 lbs.)
DOB: 12 February, 1989.
Matthew Lobbe ended up at Carlton after the Blues used its 6th round selection in the 2017 pre-draft trade period, Lobbe brings size and experience to Ikon Park and was considered a more than able ally to the Blues’ bigmen Kreuzer and Phillips. The 92 senior appearances through eight seasons with Port Adelaide augurs well for Lobbe, as he readies to impact on his new club in a new year. Lobbe was originally drafted in the 2007 NAB AFL Draft as a first round selection (Port Adelaide) and being No.16 overall.
After spending the 2018 season with the Northern Blues big man Matthew Lobbe was called up for his Carlton Debut in the round 18 clash with Hawthorn. The former Port Adelaide vice-captain joined Carlton in the 2017 trade period, after 92 senior appearances through eight seasons with the Power. The 29-year-old will provide valuable experience for the Blues’ emerging side, and is joined by Levi Casboult, Jacob Weitering and Matthew Wright as Carlton's four inclusions. Lobbe becomes the 10th Carlton debutant in season 2018. - Carlton Media.
Original junior clubs; Monbulk FC via TAC Club Eastern Ranges.