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Blog log from GF of 2016: Collingwood vs Western Bulldogs

Blog log for Collingwood vs Western Bulldogs, GF of 2016

Johannisen passes to Stringer at 30m on the flank. He misses. (Q1 0:50)
Gault is on his own over the back to mark unopposed 30m out on the flank from a long De Goey ball. He misses as well. (Q1 1:55)
Blair roves a pack at the hotspot and drops the knees to draw a free on Liberatore for contact over the shoulder. He misses. (Q1 3:50)
Matthew Boyd gets a hospital handball from Wood at 35m on a slight angle and gets claimed HTB by Varcoe, who kicks the first goal. (Q1 5:20)
Witts marks in relief at defensive hotspot but his kick to the BP lands in the arms of Hunter 25m out. Hunter makes him pay with a goal. (Q1 7:05)
Tom Boyd leaps in front of Brown and marks a Matthew Boyd pass to 40m on a slight angle. He misses. (Q1 10:35)
The kick in dribbles out of bounds before being touched, Daniel sits a kick up to the top of the square, Tom Boyd flies in front of a huge pack to mark and goal! (Q1 11:38)
Marsh spoils Stringer on the flank 25m out and gives to Sinclair but Stringer recovers and claims him to win a HTB free. He goals. (Q1 13:51)
Gault falls into the back of Wallis at a stoppage 40m out on the flank, another case of knees buckling to draw the illegal contact. Wallis goals. (Q1 16:51)
Swan gets a free at point blank range but inexplicably plays on with a pass and the opportunity is lost. (Q1 20:41)
Ramsay gives to Treloar streaming through CHF for a goal from 40m. Treloar had also got a handball earlier in the chain behind the centre. (Q1 21:21)
Redpath marks a Dahlhaus ball in front of Frost at 40m on the flank. He starts the set shot left but it swings inside the goalpost for his first major of the afternoon. (Q1 23:06)
Treloar gets pinged for a high tackle on Stevens on the HFF, he gives off to Suckling who delivers a trademark long bomb for a supergoal! (Q1 25:07)
Fasolo gets a free on Matthew Boyd in a pack at the hotspot, but hits the post. (Q1 27:18)
Crisp finds Fasolo a few steps in front of his man near the hotspot, this time he makes no mistake. (Q1 28:08)
Two Pies go for a ground ball on the HBF but fumble it, Daniel pounces and gives wide to Hunter who snaps ugly but straight from 35m. (Q2 1:15)
Fast break to the Bulldogs, Stringer has Macrae at the hotspot who has Campbell in the square for the simple goal. (Q2 2:38)
Adams passes to the lead of Gault at 35m on a slight angle. Gault shanks it badly for a behind. (Q2 4:34)
Hunter roves a big pack deep in the pocket 15m out but misses. (Q2 7:18)
The Dogs lock in the kick in, Redpath marks a centring ball by Liberatore from the pocket to the flank 30m out. He misses. (Q2 7:34)
Johannisen marks a Witts clearance on the HFF, plays on and misses. (Q2 8:47)
Tom Boyd marks on a short lead to 45m on a slight angle from a Stevens pass, and gets a 50m penalty to ensure the goal. (Q2 16:05)
Moore, who has been unsighted for much of the preseason, marks a Blair ball at the hotspot over the back on a fast break. He goals. (Q2 18:30)
Moore can’t mark a long Williams ball to the top of the square but Varcoe hits the crumb at speed and snaps truly over his left shoulder. (Q2 23:00)
Dahlhaus roves a long ball to a pack at the hotspot and gives to the onrushing Bontempelli who bounces through a simple goal. (Q2 23:56)
Daniel misses a set shot from 45m on a slight angle. (Q2 25:56)
Biggs marks at 50m on a slight angle and gives to Johannisen who misses a supergoal attempt. (Q2 27:19)
Moore marks in front of Johannisen on the HFF, he has a quick shot, Cloke flies over Adams, Adams goes to ground after spoiling so Cloke can crumb it himself and goal. (Q3 3:18)
Moore flies over a pack 20m out on a slight angle and clunks a long ball to produce his second goal. (Q3 4:33)
Matthew Boyd gives to Wallis running down the HFF, he misses from 45m. (Q3 8:41)
Fasolo just clears the pack on the line for a supergoal from near the boundary after catching Biggs HTB and playing on. (Q3 9:50)
Fasolo misses from just inside 50m on a slight angle after Wood gets pinged for a throw. (Q3 10:55)
Moore marks at 40m in the corridor again leaping in front of a pack. He boots his third goal. (Q3 13:20)
Long centre clearance to the hotspot, Blair roves and breaks two tackles by Adams to goal from 20m. (Q3 14:33)
Fasolo just avoids a chaser on the HFF and goes long to the square where Gault marks over Wood and goals. Pies hit the lead! (Q3 15:48)
Another centre clearance to Collingwood, Treloar gives to Swan who gets smothered at the hotspot but the ricochet lands with Adams who snaps truly! (Q3 17:15)
Sidebottom dithers in the BP and creates a stoppage at CHB, the Bulldogs clamp down, eventually Picken gives to Wallis who snaps a goal from the pocket. (Q3 19:39)
Langdon drops a mark on the HBF causing a turnover, eventually Hunter has Tom Boyd on his own 20m out in front to kick an easy goal. (Q3 20:49)
De Goey releases Treloar for a gallop up the guts, he has Moore to mark unopposed at 30m on a slight angle. Moore misses. (Q3 24:34)
Johannisen gets caught HTB after dragging it in under a Gault tackle at 40m on the flank. Gault’s set shot is wide and rushed. (Q3 25:45)
Swan has three Pies over the back to run into an open goal after a terrible turnover by Murphy with a grubber in the centre, Gault wins the raffle for his second. (Q3 27:44)
McLean gets the lead back for the Bulldogs after converting a mid range set shot from the flank after Ramsay scragged him without the ball. (Q4 5:18)
Wallis goals from the square after Dahlhaus had roved a Tom Boyd ball and kicked it into his back. (Q4 7:33)
A grubbing ball from the HFF rolls past a few Dogs and into the arms of Cloke who turns and goals from the square. (Q4 11:18)
Treloar runs to half forward, has space to shoot but lowers his eyes and finds Swan just outside the hotspot. Swan misses. (Q4 12:08)
Sinclair drops a mark on the last line, the ball spills to the pocket where Wallis zooms in to mop up and centres to Boyd at the hotspot. He misses. (Q4 14:51)
Gault passes to the lead of Moore, the ball flies overhead but Murphy is pinged for taking Moore’s body out. Moore lines up from 35m on a slight angle, and and boots goal number 4. (Q4 16:33)
Redpath drops a sitter on the wing, Ramsay roves and finds Treloar just on 50m on the flank… he plays on and Cloke watches the footy sails over his head for a goal! (Q4 18:59)
Sidebottom passes to Swan on the boundary 40m out, he goes inboard to Adams at 40m on a slight angle. Adams misses. (Q4 20:49)
Suckling gets involved three times on a switch from the wing, Stevens marks at 25m on the flank and goals. (Q4 22:31)
Stringer turns and chases the crumb from a contest at the hotspot, he gathers but Varcoe’s late flying tackle puts him off and he misses from 10m! (Q4 24:23)

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