Blog log from P2 of 2022: Western Sydney vs Collingwood

Davis spoils a quick De Goey kick from a stoppage to the top of the square to prevent Kreuger marking, Whitfield fumbles and Ginnivan volleys the crumb home for the first goal! (Q1 3:44)
Crisp roves at half forward and gives outside to Ginnivan who measures a screwing snap from 35m on the flank but curls it too far. (Q1 9:17)
Hill beats Noble one out to mark a long Kelly ball to 30m on the flank, strength not usually his go but he won that exchange. He goals. (Q1 12:54)
Nick Daicos intercepts on the wing and starts a quick counter, De Goey goes to Elliott on the boundary 30m out who misses. (Q1 16:21)
Himmelberg gathers a bouncing ball with two chasing then feeds inside to Lloyd for a snap around the corner off the right from 30m on the flank that curls in. (Q1 18:15)
Kreuger goes long to De Goey one out with Taylor, both go to ground but the Magpie recovers first to run into the open goal. (Q1 21:10)
Moore is pinged for timewasting to bring Hopper to the top of the square for a charity goal. (Q1 22:49)
Repeat inside 50s for the Giants pay off as Riccardi marks a long speculator to a pack 30m out on the flank, in front of two Magpie defenders. He kicks truly. (Q1 25:49)
Himmelberg marks over Maynard near the behind line 10m out and boots his first goal. (Q2 5:16)
Sidebottom puts Henry into an open goal on the end of a quick rebound up the guts started by Nick Daicos through Noble. (Q2 9:35)
Hoskin-Elliott misses a set shot from near CHF. (Q2 10:56)
Lloyd dithers and is lost at half back, Pendlebury feeds Maynard who runs to 45m in front and misses. (Q2 16:23)
Cox roves his own crumb in a pack 15m out but misses under a double tackle. (Q2 18:06)
Crisp forces a spillage in the pocket for Nick Daicos who snaps from 20m but it’s touched on the line. (Q2 19:02)
Taranto snaps a goal from a stoppage 20m out in the pocket. (Q2 20:42)
Hill roves a Riccardi contest to the next centre clearance and runs into the open goal. (Q2 23:03)
Preuss roves a pack 15m out and gives to Himmelberg who snaps wide under a tackle. (Q2 27:02)
Peatling just misses a mid-range snap. (Q2 28:39)
Elliott rolls through the first goal of Q3 after the opening bounce, volleying the footy off the turf. (Q3 0:43)
Riccardi marks in a pack 30m out on a slight angle without a Magpie tracking him, an uncontested chest mark in the end. He makes no mistake with the set shot. (Q3 2:18)
Kelly roves a stoppage on the wing and sends an intelligent kick to Riccardo 40m out on the boundary, who misses. (Q3 5:59)
Green has Hill over the back to mark in stride and run into the open goal. (Q3 7:09)
Crisp runs to space on the HFF after the next centre bounce and passes short to McCreery 35m out on a slight angle, who goals. (Q3 8:43)
Cox beats Davis one out despite the Giant holding him, but the Yank yanks it wide left. (Q3 11:06)
Ginnivan marks near the behind post and gives Henry another Joe the Goose handball after good work on the outside by Collingwood around outer wing. (Q3 12:38)
GWS tries to run the ball out of defence from the last line but there are too many Pies swarming, De Goey gives to Ginnivan who hits the post from 15m. (Q3 14:47)
Bianco marks a Brown kick 40m out on a slight angle and misses. (Q3 16:55)
Taranto sends through a lovely screwing set shot from the boundary 30m out after marking a short Hill pass. (Q3 21:38)
Himmelberg gathers a bouncing Whitfield pass at half forward, has a moment and chooses a pass to Brander 30m out on the flank, who misses. (Q3 26:49)
Riccardi pounces on a mistake by Ruscoe to send through another one from mid range. (Q3 30:44)
Elliott tries another early rolling goal to start Q4 but this one goes wide under pressure from 20m. (Q4 0:12)
Peatling is Johnny on the spot for a shanked attempt by Coniglio that lands 20m out, he converts. (Q4 1:21)
Conilgio passes inside 50 again, this time more control on the kick and it lands with Taranto 30m out on a slight angle who misses. (Q4 4:10)
Henry gets a lot of space to slot another easy goal from 20m after a give from De Goey. (Q4 6:25)
Kelly roves on the HFF and passes inboard from the pocket to Riccardi on his own 25m out on a slight angle, he misses. (Q4 10:06)
Macrae kicks a running goal from 40m on the flank after Callum Brown stands up in a tackle to start an attack on outer wing. (Q4 11:20)
Hopper pounces on a loose ball after the Magpies can’t clear their lines, he bounces through a goal from 15m in the pocket. (Q4 12:58)
Hill marks at true CHF and misses left. (Q4 14:20)
Green kicks OOTF from a set shot from 40m on the flank. (Q4 18:59)
Himmelberg gets a contact free on Moore but misses from 30m on a slight angle. (Q4 20:30)
Crisp catches Himmelberg high after Harry gathered a loose ball on the behind line and tried to dodge, lucky one but there. He goals. (Q4 22:08)
Green gives to Bruhn who grubbers through a nice finish from 30m on the flank. (Q4 28:45)
Ginnivan misses a flying snap from 40m on the flank just as the final siren sounds. (Q4 31:21)

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