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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Booney » Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:44 pm

PatowalongaPirate wrote:Fremantle are to avoid training at Optus Stadium indefinitely. Lobb now has a foot injury and will miss a large chunk, if not all, of the season.


Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby am Bays » Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:07 pm

Booney wrote:
PatowalongaPirate wrote:Fremantle are to avoid training at Optus Stadium indefinitely. Lobb now has a foot injury and will miss a large chunk, if not all, of the season.


Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.


But the AFL metrics are up following the move from Subi Oval (see other thread)....
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby gadj1976 » Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:08 pm

amber_fluid wrote:No wonder we are bottom.
It’s not the coach nor the players.
Bloody umps!


You'll get kicked out of a game with talk like that
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby FlyingHigh » Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:54 pm

tigerpie wrote:
Dutchy wrote:I know he was popular but struggling to see how Trevor Barker gets in on his footy record

I tend to agree. Great player, but a lot have similar records.
Someone said earlier its become a bit of a participation award.


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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Spargo » Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:53 pm

FlyingHigh wrote:
tigerpie wrote:
Dutchy wrote:I know he was popular but struggling to see how Trevor Barker gets in on his footy record

I tend to agree. Great player, but a lot have similar records.
Someone said earlier its become a bit of a participation award.


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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Dutchy » Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:37 pm

Booney wrote:
PatowalongaPirate wrote:Fremantle are to avoid training at Optus Stadium indefinitely. Lobb now has a foot injury and will miss a large chunk, if not all, of the season.


Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.


Kenny has said he doesn't want to risk Dixon on there this weekend
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Bum Crack » Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:42 am

Dutchy wrote:
Booney wrote:
PatowalongaPirate wrote:Fremantle are to avoid training at Optus Stadium indefinitely. Lobb now has a foot injury and will miss a large chunk, if not all, of the season.


Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.


Kenny has said he doesn't want to risk Dixon on there this weekend

So does he just slip straight back into the side the week after against the best defence in the league? That's going to be a tough ask.
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Booney » Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:46 am

Bum Crack wrote:
Dutchy wrote:
Booney wrote:
PatowalongaPirate wrote:Fremantle are to avoid training at Optus Stadium indefinitely. Lobb now has a foot injury and will miss a large chunk, if not all, of the season.


Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.


Kenny has said he doesn't want to risk Dixon on there this weekend

So does he just slip straight back into the side the week after against the best defence in the league? That's going to be a tough ask.


I'd say he'd be 50/50 to play against the Cats, at best.

Magpies play Sunday so only a 5 day break before Geelong on the Saturday night. Having said that, the week of the Cats game the Magpies have the bye so he wouldn't get a third SANFL game in until the week after that.

50/50 at best.
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Dutchy » Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:42 am

Bum Crack wrote:
Dutchy wrote:
Booney wrote:
PatowalongaPirate wrote:Fremantle are to avoid training at Optus Stadium indefinitely. Lobb now has a foot injury and will miss a large chunk, if not all, of the season.


Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.


Kenny has said he doesn't want to risk Dixon on there this weekend

So does he just slip straight back into the side the week after against the best defence in the league? That's going to be a tough ask.


Getting paid $650k pa you would think he should be able to at least try to perform against anyone
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Wedgie » Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:27 pm

Richmond are holding an open training session at Prospect Oval today from 2.30pm for any Tiger fans that may be interested.
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby amber_fluid » Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:11 pm

Dutchy wrote:
Bum Crack wrote:
Dutchy wrote:
Booney wrote:
Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.


Kenny has said he doesn't want to risk Dixon on there this weekend

So does he just slip straight back into the side the week after against the best defence in the league? That's going to be a tough ask.


Getting paid $650k pa you would think he should be able to at least try to perform against anyone


Does that figure include $4500 match payments on top?
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby LMA » Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:56 pm

Wedgie wrote:Richmond are holding an open training session at Prospect Oval today from 2.30pm for any Tiger fans that may be interested.


Seeing as a lot of people on here can't move past colours shouldn't they be training at the Bay
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Wedgie » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:15 pm

LMA wrote:
Wedgie wrote:Richmond are holding an open training session at Prospect Oval today from 2.30pm for any Tiger fans that may be interested.


Seeing as a lot of people on here can't move past colours shouldn't they be training at the Bay

Richmond wear yellow, not gold. ;)
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Jim05 » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:16 pm

LMA wrote:
Wedgie wrote:Richmond are holding an open training session at Prospect Oval today from 2.30pm for any Tiger fans that may be interested.


Seeing as a lot of people on here can't move past colours shouldn't they be training at the Bay

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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Spargo » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:22 pm

LMA wrote:
Wedgie wrote:Richmond are holding an open training session at Prospect Oval today from 2.30pm for any Tiger fans that may be interested.


Seeing as a lot of people on here can't move past colours shouldn't they be training at the Bay


We would’ve let Richmond join in with our B grade training session...
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Booney » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:27 pm

Spargo wrote:
LMA wrote:
Wedgie wrote:Richmond are holding an open training session at Prospect Oval today from 2.30pm for any Tiger fans that may be interested.


Seeing as a lot of people on here can't move past colours shouldn't they be training at the Bay


We would’ve let Richmond join in with our B grade training session...


We let Glenelg do the same.
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby tigersarego » Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:33 pm

Booney wrote:
PatowalongaPirate wrote:Fremantle are to avoid training at Optus Stadium indefinitely. Lobb now has a foot injury and will miss a large chunk, if not all, of the season.


Good look for something they spent $1.6bn on, neither of the home sides want to train on there.


Dockers train out at Cockburn, the facility is brand new.
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Bandit » Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:25 pm

Just did the 2019 AFL fans survey. Do the results ever get published or analysed? I imagine the AFL would get smashed on some of the questions.
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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby Rik E Boy » Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:41 pm

Dutchy wrote:
Getting paid $650k pa you would think he should be able to at least try to perform against anyone


All the more reason to manage him cautiously IMO. You are looking at total career games not matches this season.

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Re: AFL 2019 season

Postby MW » Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:44 pm

Geelong 2 games and % on top so clearly will finish top. What's the go this year with their home ground for finals? Do they get them all at kardinia park?
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