Blog log from R22 of 2018: Collingwood vs Port Adelaide

De Goey boots the first goal from deep after the Pies cleared out the forward line for him. (Q1 4:04)
Ryder gets a free for a jumper tug by Grundy 15m out for the first Port major. (Q1 4:04)
Westhoff boots his first goal of the game from a set shot 25m out on a slight angle, after marking a Polec pass. (Q1 6:14)
Watts marks at true CHF leading up from the hotspot, his set shot falls on the line but Grundy’s touch was over the line, nice goal. (Q1 7:23)
De Goey marks 30m out on the flank but misses. (Q1 13:59)
Hoskin-Elliott roves and feeds Phillips for a quick snap across the body off the left boot from near the hotspot, that one screws through. (Q1 15:28)
Boak passes to Robbie Gray in the pocket, who goes back to Boak 40m out on a slight angle. The Port captain sneaks the set shot inside the right goalpost. (Q1 20:40)
Cox gets bundled over by Houston to earn a free 40m out on a slight angle, but shanks his set shot for a behind. (Q1 23:01)
Sier wins a HTB free on Bonner and converts from near the hotspot. (Q1 26:02)
Mihocek plays on to advantage from another push free on Cox and rams through a snap from the hotspot to give Collingwood the lead close to QT. (Q1 28:57)
Varcoe snaps the first goal of Q2 to extend the Magpie lead. (Q2 1:26)
Stephenson sharks the footy at close quarters near the square and snaps another one, the Maggies are making their move! (Q2 2:43)
Aish strips Johnson in a tackle at CHB and there are Pies everywhere on the floor, it’s like a spillage at the Four’n’Twenty factory, WHE to Mihocek for another one! (Q2 4:39)
Polec steadies the ship with two baulks through CHF and a snap goal from 40m after a rebound up the guts. (Q2 5:37)
Mihocek forces a loose handball by Westhoff at CHF for Collingwood, he runs to receive but hits the post from 35m. (Q2 10:42)
Varcoe wins a hard footy on the HFF after some frenetic play on the outer wing, he bounces a kick to 25m where Phillips beats Lienert to gather, turn and goal! (Q2 13:11)
Ryder marks in front of Madgen near the boundary 40m out and threads the needle with a quality set shot. (Q2 15:39)
Port tries to handball its way into the open goal from a stoppage on the HFF but Boak gets swamped by three defenders and gives up a HTB free in the pocket. (Q2 21:25)
Wingard, who really should have taken the shot in that last play, misses a snap from the HFF. (Q2 22:22)
Hoskin-Elliott runs to the hotspot after Bonner turns the ball over at half back but his horrible snap bounces into the behind post. (Q2 24:43)
Pendlebury gives to Stephenson from a stoppage 40m out on a slight angle, but his kick to the square is off hands for a behind. (Q2 25:09)
Hoskin-Elliott roves a De Goey contest and gives to Mihocek for an attempted Daicos special from the boundary 20m out… the ball refuses to turn and skids across the face, point. (Q2 26:40)
Crisp passes crisply to Adams 45m out on a slight angle after Aish hits the fat side with a kick across half forward to space. Adams provides a clinical finish. (Q2 29:28)
Robbie Gray beats Langdon to mark a quick Boak kick out of congestion at half forward, he goals from 20m on the flank to begin Q3. (Q3 2:17)
Ryder juggles a Westhoff pass from the wing to the hotspot over Madgen and also converts, Port are back within a kick. (Q3 5:00)
Wines gets a set shot from 45m on a slight angle to put the Power in front five minutes into Q3, but it’s wide and rushed. (Q3 7:13)
Cox marks 45m out on a sligth angle but tries a pass that doesn’t work. (Q3 9:18)
De Goey misses from the HFF under Lienert pressure. (Q3 12:11)
Robbie Gray marks on the lead 40m out on a slight angle, but just misses left. (Q3 16:53)
LIenert turns the ball over at half back, De Goey roves and finds Sidebottom 40m out on a slight angle. Rusty also misses. (Q3 19:19)
Motlop punches Maynard after a free on the wing to give away 50m, Oxley is brought to the hotspot for a massively important goal! (Q3 23:16)
Sidebottom marks a long Phillips kick over Hombsch in the square for an important goal after Port pressed early in Q4. (Q4 2:42)
Adams misses a set shot from 30m on the flank. (Q4 5:42)
Cox marks on the lead 45m out in the corridor and jsut about seals the deal with his first goal. (Q4 6:58)
Pittard is stripped in a tackle on the HBF after Lienert’s kick was too short for a mark, Pies swarm with Varcoe setting it off, Polec holds De Goey in the square, free and goal. (Q4 8:53)
Mihocek roves and gives to Stephenson for a snap over the shoulder from 20m but he’s off-balance and so is the kick, behind. (Q4 13:23)
The kick in doesn’t clear half back and it’s Stephenson who roves the Hoskin-Elliott contest to the Aish inside 50 kick and runs into the open goal. (Q4 13:42)
Grundy leaps on the back of Byrne-Jones to mark 25m out on the flank and underlines his BOG credentials with his first goal. (Q4 15:57)
Mayne marks over Johnson 35m out on a slight angle and converts to cap off a productive day for him. (Q4 21:23)
Adams has Thomas over the back to stroll into the open goal. (Q4 25:06)
Watts feeds Sam Gray to run into the open goal in the last few seconds. (Q4 28:41)

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