Blog log from R5 of 2019: Western Sydney vs Fremantle

Tomlinson rides a Langdon tackle at half forward and gives to Coniglio who shoots wide from 45m on a slight angle. (Q1 1:47)
Finlayson intercepts the kick in 45m out near the boundary and misses. (Q1 2:05)
Taranto misses a quick snap from 40m after a stoppage at CHF. (Q1 5:48)
Hogan marks on the HFF and turns, Cox wants it quick and long but Hogan’s kick to the hotspot is well-placed for Cox to mark in front of Davis… but he misses. (Q1 7:18)
The Dockers rebound around outer wing with precision kicks and marks, Walters draws a contact free on Reid 35m out on the flank and misses. (Q1 8:58)
Daniels plays on to advantage from a free to Himmelberg on Hamling in a pack on the HFF, he bounces twice running down the line and pops through the first goal from 20m. (Q1 10:03)
Hogan is over the back of Haynes to mark a long Walters kick at the hotspot for the first goal for Fremantle. (Q1 13:48)
Himmelberg snaps his first goal from a stoppage at the Giants hotspot with his man Tucker trailing badly off the contest. (Q1 16:18)
Matera marks a Fyfe kick 20m out on the flank, he plays on and screws through his first goal. (Q1 17:46)
Switkowski is pinged for encroachment to bring Williams from midfield to just outside the hotspot, Zac cracks it right. (Q1 19:34)
Throw in from the Giants FP, Mumford taps straight to Coniglio who is untouched as he snaps from 20m for a goal that was way too simple. (Q1 21:50)
Walters passes short to Brayshaw 45m out on a slight angle, whose set shot is wide and off hands for a point. (Q1 23:19)
Colyer misses from near the hotspot after a throw in. (Q1 26:20)
Conca gives to Switkoswki sizzling through half forward, he encounters traffic but bobs around like a cork in the ocean then snaps low and straight from the hotspot! (Q1 27:19)
Coniglio feeds Daniels for a snap from the pocket 35m out that goes across the face. (Q1 28:34)
Mumford punches a loose ball over half forward, the Giants work by hand through heavy traffic towards the square, Coniglio snaps from 5m, Pearce touches it through, point. (Q1 30:49)
Hogan flies in front of Haynes and marks a Conca kick to the hotspot after the Dockers go coast to coast from the kick in. He steers through goal number two, Freo hits the lead! (Q1 32:06)
Two goals to Taberner early in Q2 blow the lead out for Fremantle, but then Whitfield finds Finlayson to mark near the hotspot and stop the rot with his first. (Q2 5:53)
Whitfield marks 30m out on the flank but misses. (Q2 7:23)
Taberner marks a Hill pass 20m out on a slight angle and plays on but misses a soda. (Q2 10:08)
Lloyd misses a long snap. (Q2 13:06)
Cameron rams through a running snap from near the hotspot after a set up by Himmelberg at half forward under heavy pressure. (Q2 15:18)
Cameron marks deep in the pocket near the behind post and plays on to screw through the go-ahead goal. (Q2 17:15)
Davis spoils a long speculator from the HFF to the hotspot but it’s straight down the throat of Matera who does the rest off the left boot off a step. (Q2 19:15)
Colyer goes long and high down the flank to 25m where Taberner wins a battle of strength with Davis to mark, now comes the shot… another disappointment. (Q2 21:49)
Reid goes long to Cameron in the square, Pearce spoils but the crumb sits up for Finlayson to volley home. (Q2 23:08)
Wilson misses a long snap from near CHF. (Q2 26:09)
Walters leaps onto Reid and takes a fine grab just inside CHF, bit of backchat on the mark by Reid who thought he touched it and it’s a 50m penalty and a goal from the line. (Q2 29:44)
Langdon passes to Walters 40m out on a slight angle who boots his second goal. (Q3 3:59)
Hill dithers on half back and chooses a hospital handball, Giants everywhere on the counter but Finlayson hits the post from 45m. (Q3 8:56)
Switkowski roves at a stoppage on the HBF but Buntine catches him HTB, he lines up from 40m and kicks a rare goal. (Q3 10:32)
The Giants move very slowly through a crowded midfield, the inside 50 kick is spoiled down 40m out but Conca is pinged for diving on it, Daniels misses with the HTB free. (Q3 16:58)
Mundy taps from a pack at CHF to Wilson who goes low and hard to Taberner 20m out on a slight angle. Taberner goes back for the drop punt this time, but shanks it OOTF. (Q3 20:03)
Long ball to a huge pack in the Freo FP, crumb falls for Matera who snaps off his left for a fine goal from 20m! (Q3 21:31)
Himmelberg runs down the flank and shanks a kick to a pack near the hotspot, turns out to be a chaos ball that works for Finlayson who snaps truly off the left from 20m. (Q3 24:02)
Brayshaw kicks from a pack at half forward, it pitches in front of Taberner who is all on his own in the square but it rolls unluckily past him and into the goalpost. (Q3 25:48)
Hughes marks a dump kick by Kelly from a stoppage in the Freo FP to 45m out on the flank but just misses. (Q3 27:05)
Finlayson marks in midfield, turns and goes quick and long up the guts for Cameron to run back and mark at the hotspot, another lead-changing goal. (Q3 28:18)
Walters roves the first centre bounce of Q4 and goes to Taberner at half forward within range, he passes the responsibility to Hogan on the boundary 30m out… rushed. (Q4 0:39)
Cameron misses from a stoppage deep in the pocket 20m out. (Q4 1:40)
Cameron roves his own contest and gives to Himmelberg who snaps wide from 40m in front. (Q4 3:04)
Colyer marks 30m out on the flank and gives Fremantle the lead back with a nice conversion. (Q4 4:04)
Hogan shoots after marking 45m out on the flank, big pack flies but it’s Taberner who clunks it in the middle and boots his third goal! (Q4 6:00)
Matera gets a free after Buntine clotheslines him chasing the crumb to a Taberner contest 40m out on a slight angle. He converts, this lead is almost game-winning by now! (Q4 8:55)
Pearce beats Cameron on the last line and the Freo defence holds, rebound around the outer wing ends with a Walters mark 40m out on a slight angle, Sonny goals, almost the sealer! (Q4 12:40)
Freo bosses the next centre bounce, Mundy goes to the lead of Hogan in front of Haynes 40m out on the flank. This would definitely seal it… sails right through! (Q4 14:25)
Lobb gets a contact free on Mumford 30m out on the flank and kicks another one for the Dockers, they are running away with it! (Q4 17:40)
Cameron boots goal number four after sharking a pressured handball at the Giant hotspot by Ryan. (Q4 24:41)

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