Match Report: 12.15.87 2016 - Melbourne 12.15.87 defeated Fremantle 8.7.55

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Melbourne Player Reports

Sore Bernie Vince
Left shin problem in Q1... returned in Q2 but struggled for the rest of the game... 15 disposals and 4 marks with 5 tackles... 0.1 as well. Doing roles in midfield... switched forward after getting injured.

Injured Oscar McDonald
Left ankle rolled and/or knee jarred when he landed awkwardly in Q3... eventually mothballed in Q4... 8 touches and 4 marks plus 2 tackles. Following Taberner.

Max Gawn
Lots of hit outs to advantage... 43 hit outs... also 17 possessions and 5 tackles. First ruck.
Gawn also had 3 marks.

Mitch White
Second game... 20 possessions and 6 marks plus 5 tackles. In defence.

Neville Jetta
Rotating on opponents in defence
Jetta contributed with 26 possessions, 5 grabs, 3 tackles and kicked 0.2.

Billy Stretch
Rotating through midfield
Stretch contributed with 12 possessions, 2 marks and 8 tackles.

Nathan Jones
Leading the Dees midfield
Jones contributed with 35 possessions, 2 marks, 4 tackles and kicked 1.0.

James Harmes
Playing outside midfield
Harmes contributed with 23 touches, 6 marks and 2 tackles.

Jack Viney
Playing inside midfield
Viney contributed with 29 touches, 4 grabs, 7 tackles and managed 0.1.

Jack Grimes
Playing a midfield role
Grimes contributed with 32 disposals, 9 marks and 8 tackles.

Jayden Hunt
Running off halfback
Hunt contributed with 29 touches, 4 grabs and 3 tackles.

Christian Petracca
Starting on a wing
Petracca contributed with 18 possessions, 2 marks and 4 tackles.

Matt Jones
Starting on a wing
Jones contributed with 30 possessions, 7 marks and 4 tackles.

Jeff Garlett
Playing a FP role
Garlett added 7 disposals and 2 tackles.

Ed Langdon
Rotating forward
Langdon contributed with 16 possessions, 5 grabs and 2 tackles.

Ben Kennedy
Starting forward
Kennedy contributed with 13 possessions, 3 tackles and 0.1 on the scoreboard.

Aaron Vandenberg
Coming off a HFF
Vandenberg contributed with 22 disposals, 3 marks, 5 tackles, 1.2 on the scoreboard and 4 free kicks given away.

Tom McDonald
Standing Pavlich
McDonald added 31 disposals and 10 marks.

Fremantle Player Reports

Injured David Mundy
Did not cope with the heat and looked unwell at 3QT... did not reappear... 14 possessions including 10 kicks... also 4 tackles. Back to midfield.
Mundy also had 3 ruck taps.

Sore Garrick Ibbotson
Had his nose rearranged by a Petracca knee in Q1... 11 disposals with 9 by foot... also 7 marks. Moved to Watts in Q1.

Jesse Hogan
Most of his goals in second half junk time... 4.2 from 20 disposals and 12 marks with 5 tackles. At FF on Dawson.

Matt Taberner
First goal... Booted 1.1 from 7 grabs and 10 possessions. Playing forward on Oscar McDonald.

Nick Suban
9 disposals including 8 kicks... also 4 tackles... and scored 1.1
Suban also had 2 taps.

Stephen Hill
Playing outside midfield
Hill contributed with 22 touches, 4 marks, 2 tackles and 3 hit outs.

Michael Walters
Starting deep forward
Walters contributed with 18 possessions, 3 grabs, 3 tackles, booted 0.1 and 3 frees against.

Matthew Pavlich
At FF on Tom McDonald
Pavlich contributed with 13 possessions, 5 marks, 2 tackles and kicked 3.0.

Hayden Ballantyne
Starting deep forward
Ballantyne contributed with 17 disposals, 4 marks, 4 tackles and managed 1.1.

Danyle Pearce
Starting on a wing
Pearce added 19 touches and 2 marks.

Lee Spurr
Playing in defence
Spurr contributed with 14 possessions, 4 marks and 3 tackles.

Darcy Tucker
Playing midfield
Tucker contributed with 8 touches, 2 marks and 4 tackles.

Connor Blakely
Playing midfield
Blakely contributed with 20 possessions, 6 marks, 5 tackles and 2 hit outs.

Zac Dawson
At FB on Hogan
Dawson added 12 possessions and 2 marks.

Jonathon Griffin
First ruck
Griffin contributed with 7 touches, 3 marks, 20 hit outs and kicked 0.1.