Blog log from R4 of 2018: Adelaide vs Collingwood

Varcoe roves a Kelly drop on the HFF and gives to Reid who bounces a left foot snap from 40m into the post. (Q1 0:35)
Talia turns the ball over at half back to allow Reid to set up Phillips for the first goal with a snap from near the hotspot. (Q1 1:33)
Reid intercepts a Lynch ball 50m out on a slight angle from the Collingwood goal, good frontal pressure forcing that. Reid roosts a big goal! (Q1 7:08)
Phillips roves a Talia spoil from the hotspot to the pocket, but shoots OOTF from 30m. (Q1 11:07)
Maynard is pinged for encroachment after Ellis-Yolmen marks over him on the HFF, 50m penalty brings CEY to the square for a simple goal. (Q1 12:28)
Thomas clears from a stoppage on the HFF, Cox contests and the crumb falls over the back for Stephenson to rove and grubber home from 15! (Q1 15:33)
Gibbs wins a hard footy after a stoppage in the pocket and gives inside to Gibbs who snaps on the turn from 20m on a slight angle… turns too much. (Q1 18:48)
De Goey smothers outside CHF as the Crows are playing a high line, the crumb falls somewhat luckily for Varcoe who has very little between him and the goals, he goals from 55m. (Q1 19:49)
Pendlebury delivers inside 50 with trademark precision, finding Hoskin-Elliot 40m out on a slight angle. WHE misses, disappointingly. (Q1 25:19)
Cox plays on to advantage from his own free against Talia on the wing and it’s a fast break, Stephenson outjudges Kelly to mark at the hotspot and goal. Pies in control! (Q1 29:34)
Howe roves on the HBF but Milera catches him HTB just inside 50m. Milera tries a pass that doesn’t work. (Q2 0:53)
Fogarty receives from Greenwood, turns and runs across half forward then passes to Atkins 40m out in the corridor. Atkins kicks truly. (Q2 4:18)
Stephenson gives outside a pack in the pocket to Reid who snaps across the body off his left from 20m… into the post. (Q2 7:20)
Collingwood rebound around members wing with Stephenson using pace and DeGoey baulking two opponents, Reid gives to Thomas who goals on the run from 40m in front! (Q2 8:50)
Rain which had been bucketing down in the hour before play has returned. (Q2 10:53)
Brown gives to Pendlebury on the boundary 35m out, he tries to centre but it skews for a behind. (Q2 11:41)
McGovern is one out with Howe at half forward with the Pies playing a high line, Howe goes to ground to allow McGovern to gather, run to the hotspot and skid through an easy goal. (Q2 13:22)
Stephenson roves his own contest to a Reid ball near CHF, he snaps across the body from 45m and Crocker shepherds it through! (Q2 15:13)
Greenwood checksides from near the hotspot after a give from Jenkins but its’ off hands for a behind, after a HTB free to Fogarty on Langdon at half forward. (Q2 16:54)
The Magpies go coast to coast with Grundy shooting on the run from the HFF for a huge team-lifting goal! (Q2 16:57)
Milera roves an Ellis-Yolmen contest to a Laird ball at the hotspot but shoots OOTF under pressure. (Q2 18:22)
Stephenson passes to Reid 40m out near the boundary after the Pies swamp Laird after a stoppage behind the wing. Reid misses. (Q2 25:11)
McGovern catches Dunn HTB deep in the pocket after Ellis-Yolmen clears from the first bounce of Q3. McGovern misses from 20m. (Q3 0:35)
Murray runs through CHF and misses under pressure from near the hotspot. (Q3 3:24)
Sidebottom snaps from behind a stoppage at the hotspot across the body off the left boot but it bounces wide. (Q3 5:24)
Aish kicks very high from half forward to the pocket, Kelly leads Hoskin-Elliott tot he ball but drops it cold, WHE is able to butter up and snap truly from 20m! (Q3 7:54)
Kelly is pinged for high contact on Crocker, who might have ducked his head in a pack 20m out on the flank. Crocker steers through the goal, this is already over. (Q3 14:10)
Stephenson has a shot from 50m on a slight angle, his kick starts left but swerves wickedly to the right and through! Everything coming up Magpie. (Q3 20:40)
McGovern marks at half forward, Dunn scrags Walker off the play to concede 50m and a very soft goal. (Q3 21:22)
Murray and McGovern run full pelt at a loose ball near the Crow goalsquare and clash, McGovern gets up holding his jaw and walks off, ump pays a free. Walker kicks the goal. (Q3 23:51)
Crocker roves a long Grundy ball from the HFF in the pocket but shoots across the face from 20m. (Q3 25:25)
Lynch passes to Gibbs on the HFF, he loads up for bear from 55m after playing on and roosts a big goal! (Q3 27:33)
Stephenson marks a De Goey ball from CHF to the pocket over Brown on yet another fast break from half back by the Pies. He lines up from 20m for another one… no. (Q3 31:10)
Seedsman kicks long over Dunn to Walker on a slow play from the HFF to the top of the square. Tex kicks his second goal, crowd cheers like there’s still hope, which there is. (Q4 1:46)
Pendlebury passes to the fat side after a stoppage in the pocket, Aish is all on his own 30m out on a slight angle. He steers through the steadying goal. (Q4 4:36)
Walker marks on the HFF behind two Pies, turns and runs his full measure but shanks the shot from 35m. (Q4 5:52)
Pendlebury passes to Thomas at half forward, Hartigna gets there too late to spoil and gives away 50m to make it a very easy goal. (Q4 7:26)
Hoskin-Elliott runs down the wing after a stoppage, draws Brown and gives to De Goey who runs to 45m on the flank and bangs through a champagne footy goal! (Q4 10:24)
Crisp snaps OOTF from a ball-in to 25m. (Q4 14:41)
Fogarty tunnels Crocker 30m out on the flank, Stephenson plays on and hits the post from the pocket but gets another kick after a slight melee forms around Fogarty, he goals. (Q4 19:11)
Seedsman marks a McGovern ball in the pocket and goes back to Gibbs 30m out on the flank. Gibbs takes his time, and kicks truly. (Q4 21:12)
Seedsman snaps a garbage time goal from half forward. (Q4 27:00)
Brown gives a speculative handball to space at the hotspot but Hoskin-Elliott flies onto it almost Jackie Chan style to gather and goal in the one motion! (Q4 28:23)

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