Blog log from R16 of 2016: Melbourne vs Fremantle

Taberner leads Tom McDonald back to a long ball to the pocket, he gathers and tries a Daicos special from 20m… that’s the first goal! (Q1 0:47)
Mundy it was with the goal assist inside 50 kick. (Q1 1:48)
Taberner marks a Pearce ball 40m out on the flank in front of Frost. He misses the lot, though. (Q1 2:58)
Vandenberg roves a Garlett contest to a Hogan ball in the pocket and gives to Kent for a classic opportunist snap goal from 20m. (Q1 5:03)
Watts has position on Collins and marks easily from a long Kennedy ball on the end of a fast break around the outer wing. He lines up from near the hotspot, and goals. (Q1 6:48)
Pavlich’s attempted Joe the Goose handball to Tucker after marking a Ballantyne ball to the hotspot is spoiled by White, and the opportunity dissipates. (Q1 9:00)
Suban blind turns out of a Hunt challenge on the HFF, runs free to 35m and slams through an impressive goal! (Q1 11:03)
Kent shrugs a Dawson tackle after receiving from Gawn and bounces through a goal from 40m on a slight angle. (Q1 12:09)
Tyson baulks and misses from heavy traffic at 30m on the flank. (Q1 12:48)
Viney feeds Kennedy for a snap from the pocket 20m out, but the ball bounces into the goalpost. (Q1 14:35)
Harmes marks the kick in on the HFF and centres to Watts who plays on for a snap off a step from 50m on a slight angle… just wide. (Q1 14:53)
Tyson goes long from the wing to Hogan, Dawson puts an arm across his neck to give away an obvious free at the hotspot. Hogan goals. (Q1 16:19)
Hunt kicks long and high over CHF to Watts one on one with Collins 30m out on a slight angle… Watts marks on his chest with strength and goals. (Q1 19:16)
Spurr marks a Hunt kick to the Dee hotspot but Watts gets a free for a block by Collins off the fall. Watts sails through his third goal for Q1! (Q1 21:19)
Viney leaps over Tucker to mark a panicked high ball by Blakeley from the BP to 45m out on a slight angle. He misses. (Q1 27:15)
Vandenberg marks a Tyson pass to 50m on a slight angle but misses. (Q1 29:36)
Hogan snaps from 20m but it’s touched off the boot, behind. (Q2 2:37)
Griffin spoils at the hotspot back up the corridor but the ball bounces for Vandenberg who snaps it over his head for a goal from 40m! (Q2 4:48)
Petracca marks near the boundary 30m out behind Ibbotson on the end of a fast break from the last line through midfield. He kicks OOTF. (Q2 13:47)
Kent marks wide on the flank 40m out and delivers a quality finish for his third goal. (Q2 16:20)
Matt Jones marks on the boundary 20m out and kicks OOTF. (Q2 19:48)
White falls in the back of Pavlich to concede an obvious free just outside the hotspot. Pav kicks his first goal. (Q2 21:48)
Nathan Jones snaps a nice goal from 50m out on a slight angle after a spoil, gather and give from White. (Q2 26:33)
Hill kicks long to a pack 25m out on the flank, Pavlich can’t mark but crumbs it himself and screws through a goal off the left boot. (Q3 2:17)
Taberner receives from Mayne, ducks out of a Harmes challenge but misses from 35m on the flank. (Q3 4:46)
Kent roves on the wing and has Hogan over the back all on his own for the long ball to waltz into the open goal. (Q3 6:28)
Vandenberg bounces a behind from a pack at the hotspot. (Q3 8:17)
Jetta misses on the run from 40m on the flank. (Q3 8:45)
Vandenberg gives to Tyson who rushes and kicks OOTF from 40m on a slight angle. (Q3 9:19)
Hogan bullocks Dawson off the fall to mark a long Watts ball to the hotspot with consummate ease. He goals. (Q3 12:25)
The Dockers get a rare rebound from the last line around the outer side, Hill to Pavlich then long to Mayne at 40m on the flank. Mayne kicks truly. (Q3 14:55)
Suban runs away from congestion and passes to Mayne 30m out on the flank. Mayne goals. (Q3 21:54)
Walters misses from a ball up near the hotspot. (Q3 24:58)
Sutcliffe passes to Pavlich 35m out on the flank, who just squeezes the set shot inside the right goalpost for his third major. (Q3 25:56)
Hogan juggles and marks a Matt Jones ball in front of Collins 45m out in front, then boots goal number four to snuff out the infinitesimal chance of a late Docker surge. (Q4 4:06)
Ballantyne checksides a fine goal from the pocket 20m out after roving and turning White inside out. (Q4 6:36)
Hogan marks a Viney ball 25m out on a slight angle on the end of a flowing Demon move through midfield. He misses. (Q4 13:12)
Kent misses a set shot from 40m on the flank. (Q4 16:57)
Blakeley gives to Suban who misses form near the hotspot. (Q4 17:33)
Gawn marks a centring Petracca ball 20m out on the flank and centres to Jetta 35m out on a slight angle. Jetta misses, like a backman. (Q4 27:13)

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