Blog log from R1 of 2022: Adelaide vs Fremantle

Lobb marks a Clark kick over Butts just inside 50m on the flank and misses to kick off the scoring in this one. (Q1 1:56)
Schulz roves a Lobb contest 40m out in the corridor and snaps across the body, the ball lands just behind the goal line for the first of the afternoon. (Q1 3:42)
Credit to Walters for forcing Smith to fumble to set that goal up. (Q1 4:08)
Lobb takes another contested grab from a Walters pass to 45m in front, the goal umpire arches the back to wait the set shot sails through. (Q1 7:13)
Young coughs up the ball with a pressured handball at defensive hotspot, Rowe draws a high contact free on Pearce 15m out for the first goal for Adelaide. (Q1 10:08)
Switkowski baulks past two tacklers and gives to Frederick who dodges clear and checksides wide from 20m. (Q1 12:21)
Lobb takes a pack mark 40m out on the flank and misses. (Q1 13:39)
Mundy lopes to 40m on the boundary and shoots across the face. (Q1 15:11)
Brayshaw bursts through the middle and bombs long twoards Frederick and McPherson, the ball bounces over the Crow and Frederick tries an outrageous volley from 15m for a goal! (Q1 18:44)
Himmelberg gives to Rachele for his first goal from the pocket 15m out, the Crows get around him! (Q1 19:39)
Banfield is the only one there to mark an errant Serong snap on the behind line, he screws it home. (Q1 23:29)
Murray can’t intercept a long ball to the top of the square by Schultz, the crumb falls for Banfield who snaps wide from 15m. (Q1 25:42)
Brayshaw snaps wide under pressure from 10m after roving a ball up. (Q2 2:57)
Banfield gets caught high by Smith trying to rove a contest at the hotspot but the set shot is a horrible hoof wide left. (Q2 4:31)
Clark scoots around the outer wing ahead of Dawson and lets fly from just inside 50m, he turns and revs up the crowd after a nice finish. (Q2 8:22)
Crouch to Keays for the next centre clearance out the front, many options present but he chooses the short one to Fogarty 45m out on a slight angle… who goals. (Q2 9:37)
Rowe hesitates in midfield on a fast break then passes long to Sloane to mark in front of Logue in the pocket 25m out. Sloane gives off to Dawson who misses. (Q2 11:51)
Fogarty tries a volley from the pocket with two on him, goes wide but gets a free for holding and accepts the charity goal, his second. (Q2 13:37)
Schultz marks a high ball to 45m in the corridor, has options but goes back for the set shot… and misses. (Q2 16:47)
McPherson kicks OOTF on the wing as the Crows have done a lot today, the Dockers show much better disposal skills to work it forward with Tucker marking 40m on the flank, goal. (Q2 21:13)
Adelaide looks like a team in the early stages of a rebuild, Fremantle looks like their rebuild is almost complete. (Q2 21:58)
Milera turns the ballk over on a very slow play with an aimless kick, from the resultant scrum Meek releases Henry, long ball to Lobb who gives Schultz a Joe the Goose special. (Q2 25:28)
Without Taylor Walker, the Adelaide front six are looking fairly disorganised. (Q2 25:58)
Rowe passes to Rachele on the boundary 25m out who delivers a professional finish screwing home his second goal. (Q2 26:48)
Smith intercepts a rebound kick and plays on for a snap from 55m on a slight angle that swerves left. (Q2 29:13)
Treacy roves a Murray spillage and screws through a nice snap from the pocket 25m out. (Q2 30:21)
Keays gets the first centre clearance kick of Q3, Rowe is front and centre for the crumb to Himmelberg 40m out in front and he bounces through a big goal. (Q3 0:42)
Mundy feeds Brodie to scoot away from the next centre bounce, he reaches CHF and shoots… fades left. (Q3 1:44)
Sholl marks 45m out on the flank and gives off to Dawson who lets fly with a trademark quality finish from downtown! (Q3 3:08)
O’Brien takes a pack mark on the wing to make a dump kick look good, he gives off to Rowe who hits up Thilthorpe 45m out on a slight angle. The set shot is a boomer! (Q3 6:23)
Adelaide made a few adjustments at half time and have come out with a much better attitude towards moving the ball. (Q3 7:08)
Soligo pressures Acres into kick OOTF 40m out from the Crows goal, he takes the free kick and sits it up to the square for no direct result. (Q3 8:23)
From the resultant secondary ball up, O’Brien catches the ball out of ruck and dribbles a point. (Q3 9:08)
Logue mows down Himmelberg to prevent another score. (Q3 10:07)
Long ball to the top of the square from a stoppage on the HFF for Adelaide, the crumb falls for Rachele to waltz into the open goal for his third! (Q3 13:23)
O’Brien uses his height to mark a Keays pass to 20m on the flank, this for the lead… wide right, scores level. (Q3 15:53)
Lobb marks a Walters pass 50m out on a slight angle. Freo have barely attacked at all in Q3, and this one is wide. (Q3 17:03)
Milera juggles a mark from a Crouch pass to 35m on a slight angle after O’Brien and Rowe get involved on a coast to coast rebound. The set shot is left. (Q3 18:26)
Treacy gives to Frederick in the pocket who baulks one but gets smothered by Smith flying across his boot to prevent what looked a certain score. (Q3 19:45)
Lobb bounces a ball towards the HFF, Schultz is one out wiht Jones and gets a pressured snap off from 50m but it skids left for a behind when he needed an off break. (Q3 21:50)
Cox is pinged for a throw in a chain of pressured handballs 40m out on the flank, Rachele takes the free and shoots for his fourth goal… it’s good! (Q3 23:03)
Dawson spoils Waters 40m out on the flank, the crumb falls for Tucker who snaps wide. (Q3 24:44)
Smith hits a crumb near CHF at full pace and tries a snap across the body off his non-preferred left from 40m… that one sails through, Adelaide on FIYAH! (Q3 30:09)
McHenry gives to Keays for a quick snap from the pocket 25m out that misses. (Q4 3:21)
Treacy marks a repeat inside 50 kick by Young in front of a pack 25m out on a slight angle, aided by a block from Lobb. He shanks it right for a point. (Q4 5:03)
On the end of a rebound started by Keays, Rachele forces a spillage at half forward and then receives the pass from Himmelberg 40m out on a slight angle. He hits the post. (Q4 6:46)
Schoenberg gives to McHenry who misses on the run from 35m on the flank, had options inside. (Q4 8:21)
Smith gets a repeat inside 50 kick tumbling to 45m out on a slight angle where Rachele is Johnny on the spot. This one is good for goal number five! (Q4 9:07)
Keays gets involved again on a rebound around outer wing, Schoenberg marks at half forward and fends off to deliver a pass to Thilthorpe next to the hotspot… for a miss. (Q4 11:21)
Serong drops the knees after roving 45m out on the flank and gets a high contact free on Brown, he hits the far goalpost. (Q4 13:31)
Switkowski roves a Treacy contest at the top of the square for a classic crumbing goal. (Q4 14:41)
Rowe marks a short pass by Milera to 40m in the corridor but misses left. (Q4 17:21)
Serong gets a free for a block at half forward, he gives off to Ryan who launches from 55m on a slight angle… just wide right. (Q4 18:46)
Fremantle rebounds around outer wing at pace with good skills, Brayshaw goes quick and long for Lobb to mark at the top of the square and convert. (Q4 20:36)
Adelaide have dominated the second half but they were far enough behind at half time that Fremantle still have time for one last push for the victory. (Q4 21:01)
Thilthorpe tries an inboard pass on the wing and turns over, Lobb gives to Schultz who sails through a big goal from 50m on a slight angle! (Q4 24:41)
Two minutes to go and Freo are playing a bit of tempo but it’s a loose footy on outer wing… then a stoppage. (Q4 27:40)
Keays clears the half forward, ball to be won, Schoenberg puts his head over it and earns a free, inside 50 but straight out again, kicks to CHF… (Q4 28:39)
Sholl goes to the hotspot but Cox intercepts, one minute left as he rebounds… (Q4 28:44)
Brayshaw marks in front of Sloane behind the wing and goe slong to a contest… Doedee intercepts and plays on, Crows attack… (Q4 29:21)
Rowe kicks to the HFF, out of bounds for a ball in 40m out, 15 seconds left! (Q4 29:43)
Fogarty to Keays who shoots… falls in the square and is spoiled backwards, siren sounds and Fremantle holds on by a point! (Q4 30:20)

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