Blog log from R16 of 2019: Western Sydney vs Brisbane

Long ball to the square by McCarthy, Cameron beats Davis to it and volleys home the first goal from point blank range! (Q1 0:49)
Rich passes to Hipwood who almost gets mown down by Reid at half forward but gets a kick off to the hotspot where McCarthy marks in front of Perryman and goals. (Q1 5:14)
McCluggage passes to McCarthy near the boundary 35m out, who misses. (Q1 9:04)
Himmelberg marks in front of Gardiner in a pack 30m out in the pocket and screws through his first goal. (Q1 11:53)
Berry passes to Zorko near the boundary 35m out, who misses. (Q1 18:57)
Charlie Cameron tries a centring ball from the pocket, it’s smothered by Tomlinson but falls perfectly for Berry to catch and run into the open goal. (Q1 22:12)
Charlie Cameron gets a contact free on Shaw 40m out on a slight angle and kicks his second goal. (Q1 29:37)
Jeremy Cameron marks a Coniglio pass 25m out on a slight angle but sprays it wide just as the QT siren sounds. (Q1 30:47)
Neale passes to the lead of Adams in front of Haynes 40m out on a slight angle, who shanks it OOTF. (Q2 1:53)
Kelly baulks and misses after roving deep in the pocket 25m out. (Q2 5:24)
Greene marks 50m out near true CHF and sails through a nice finish. (Q2 6:39)
Zorko crumbs a Haynes drop of a McCarthy centre clearance kick to the hotspot but bounces a snap wide off a step. (Q2 8:06)
McCarthy roves at CHF and shows good vision to find McCluggage in a phonebox 25m out on the flank, who misses. (Q2 9:17)
Shaw’s kick in is too slow and is spoiled by Zorko, Rayner roves and squeezes through a sensational snap from the pocket 20m out! (Q2 9:40)
Lyons gets a chance with a snap from the pocket, that one sails through as well as the Lions make another move halfway through Q2! (Q2 11:24)
Jeremy Cameron marks on the boundary 30m out but shoots just wide. (Q2 12:55)
Giles-Langdon kicks off the ground from half forward to the square where Jeremy Cameron gathers and baulks clear of Gardiner to goal. (Q2 14:24)
Rayner bounces a snap across the face from a stoppage on the HFF. (Q2 15:54)
Jeremy Cameron marks on the HFF and delivers a lovely centring ball for Deledio 40m out in the corridor. Lids misses left. (Q2 17:09)
McCarthy is involved twice with lovely touches on the wing, he sets up Charlie Cameron to kick from the HFF to the top of the square for Bailey to mark and goal. (Q2 18:39)
Lester is pinged for a hold on Jeremy Cameron going for a Finlayson pass to 25m on a slight angle, Jezza kicks truly. (Q2 21:54)
Neale screws through a snap from the pocket after roving a Christensen contest in the square to make good on some repeat inside 50s for the Lions. (Q2 26:20)
Himmelberg roves the next centre clearance kick to the hotspot by Kelly and gives to Greene who skids it through. (Q2 27:24)
Zorko clears from the first centre bounce to the hotspot where a stoppage is called, McCarthy beats Davis to a ground ball after that ball up and boots his second goal! (Q3 0:55)
Perryman kicks from the next centre bounce to Himmelberg 45m out on a slight angle who is too tall for Lester, he marks and kicks truly. (Q3 2:20)
Christensen roves a pack at half forward and gets half a step ahead for a checkside from 35m that swings through! (Q3 5:13)
Credit to Bailey for tapping down a handball by Deledio to set up that goal. (Q3 6:10)
Hipwood rises over a pack 25m out on the flank to clunk a Lyons speculator, he steers through a nice set shot despite carrying a knee injury. (Q3 12:06)
Reid kicks high from half forward to the hotspot, Lions fall over each other trying to spoil, Rich can’t slap it through and the crumb falls for Himmelberg to goal from the line. (Q3 13:55)
Hipwood gives to Christensen in the pocket who has the goals to shoot at but chooses a centring ball to McCarthy 20m out on a slight angle, good decision, third goal for him. (Q3 21:10)
Jeremy Cameron kicks from one pocket to the other where Greene marks behind Rich and kicks his third goal. (Q3 26:28)
McCluggage kicks from CHF to the square but it pitches in front of Hipwood and Taylor is able to rush it. (Q3 29:39)
Lyons catches Hately trying to run out of defence at the hotspot after the next kick in, but he hits the post. (Q3 29:56)
Langdon roves a pack 25m out in the pocket but shoots OOTF, hitting the behind post. (Q4 0:21)
Kennedy runs through the centre and hits up the lead of Jeremy Cameron 45m out in the corridor. Jezza tugs it wide right. (Q4 12:03)
McCluggage sharks a Perryman handball at the top of the square and runs into the open goal to kick the sealer. The Giants ran out of ideas half an hour ago. (Q4 14:23)
Greene gives to Jeremy Cameron who snaps wide from the pocket 30m out. (Q4 19:39)
Deledio gives to Himmelberg who baulks clear in the pocket 25m out and snaps his fourth goal. (Q4 20:39)
Charlie Cameron runs down the flank to the pocket, shapes to shoot but kicks to the top of the square for McStay who runs into the open goal. (Q4 22:28)
Himmelberg crumbs his own contest at the hotspot and gives off to Finlayson for some junk, he shakes his head because the stench of it is overpowering. (Q4 23:49)
Williams roves a Greene kick to the square for some garbage. (Q4 29:30)

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