Blog log from R7 of 2020: Geelong vs Collingwood

De Goey is paid a mark that he might have dropped from a short Adams pass 40m out on a slight angle, the crowd hoots but then cheers as he kicks the first goal. (Q1 1:49)
Brown feeds wide of a pack to Elliott who turns and shoots from 40m on a slight angle but it’s wide. (Q1 4:34)
Hawkins leads back to a long Rohan ball 40m out on the flank, but he misses to the right. (Q1 10:07)
Hoskin-Elliott gathers a lovely Mihocek pass in space and has a moment to compose himself for a snap across the body from 30m on the flank to an empty square, he snaps truly. (Q1 12:39)
Hawkins is unopposed in ruck in the pocket and has time to turn inside and poke a left foot pass to Clark at the hotspot, who boots the first Cat goal. (Q1 21:38)
O’Connor intercepts a Mayne rebound kick and gives off to Dangerfield who shoots from 50m on a slight angle… curls into the post. (Q2 2:03)
O’Connor fumbles and throws the boot at a loose ball on the HBF but fails to connect, the Pies swarm and Brown feeds Daicos for a snap goal from 40m. (Q2 9:46)
Wills passes to Brown 45m out in front who passes on quickly for Stephenson 40m out on a slight angle, whose set shot is a horrible shank for no score. (Q2 14:33)
Collingwood stuffs up a run out of defence and Parfitt gives to Miers who snaps off the left from 20m on a slight angle, it’s high but just wide. (Q2 17:02)
De Goey wins a wrestle with Taylor to mark a Bosenvulagi pass 20m out in the pocket, he plays on and screws home the goal in impressive fashion. (Q2 21:33)
Phillips passes to Ellitt 45m out on the flank, his set shot lands near the behind line and spills to Mayne who snaps wide. (Q2 22:02)
Roughead drops a defensive intercept at the Cat hotspot, Rohan shows excellent hands to pick up and give outside to Tuohy who snaps truly off the right. (Q3 2:41)
Rain is falling heavily to start Q3. (Q3 3:11)
Elliott passes low and hard to the lead of De Goey 35m out on the flank after the next centre bounce, JDG misses. (Q3 3:40)
Pendlebury passes over two Cat defenders to Adams 30m out on the flank, his set shot starts left but sneaks inside the goalpost for a goal. (Q3 8:52)
Bews flies over two Pies in the square to touch through a long Stephenson snap for a point. (Q3 14:12)
Treloar hoofs a snap wide from a stoppage 20m out in the pocket. (Q3 15:12)
Simpson goals from a free kick 20m out in front. Geelong are somehow still in this despite being largely outplayed for most of it, and are now two down again. (Q3 18:51)
Dangerfield spoils on the wing and taps the crumb to Hawkins who hits Rohan 40m out on a slight angle, who delivers a lovely finish. Cats well back in it! (Q4 5:26)
Hoskin-Elliott uses Kolodjashnij as a stepladder to take a huge hanger from a Pendlebury pass 20m out on the flank, he plays on and misses. (Q4 7:38)
Blicavs drops a relieving mark in the BP, from the resultant throw in De Goey volleys his third and surely the sealer in this low-scoring game. (Q4 13:13)
De Goey passes to Mihocek 45m out on the flank after Treloar found him in an acre of space on the wing. Mihocek hits the square, rushed behind. (Q4 15:13)
Guthrie marks 40m out in the corridor and sails through a goal, 2:15 to go and two kicks in it but it looks exceedingly unlikely. (Q4 19:38)
Grundy down to Crisp for the centre clearance up the guts, De Goey marks 20m out in front of Kolodjashnij and boots goal number four. (Q4 23:24)
De Goey gathers in the pocket, his man Kolodjashnij goes to ground so he runs into the open goal for his fifth. Pie fans in the crowd start chanting! (Q4 24:24)

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