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Say Wa?

No Hurley, no Pears, no Hibberd, No Hille, No Winderlich, No McVeigh etc. What we have done well (unlike past years), is replace them with players that have performed just as well, if not better.

If Crameri doesnt play, then that would even up the match imo.

Sorry I thought at least windowlicker, hille and Hurley would be back. Still....the our forward line is running on fumes. Top 5 goal kickers from last year are gone
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We definitely have an advantage, and the eagles are certainly ripe for the picking.
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2 goals in a minute to Clark. Straight to the bench
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Fuck me Morton is awful
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Melbourne matches are so much worse to watch than both GWS and GC matches. At least there's an insight to the future with them. There is no talent at Melbourne. Absolutely fuck all. Clark is their best player easily and they had to pay big bucks for him.

Can't believe Anselm thought that list had more talent than Freo's. Freo are shit, but you are on fucking crack.
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one of the worst games i've ever seen tonight. pathetic all round.
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Glad I didn't go or see more than 5 minutes of it
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Melbourne matches are so much worse to watch than both GWS and GC matches. At least there's an insight to the future with them. There is no talent at Melbourne. Absolutely fuck all. Clark is their best player easily and they had to pay big bucks for him.

Can't believe Anselm thought that list had more talent than Freo's. Freo are shit, but you are on fucking crack.

That was a while ago but I am happy to admit I was wrong about them...they are just awful
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To be fair to you Tom, the way they were progressing two years ago, most of us thought they were on track to challenge around 13-14...
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There is something wrong at that club...

This draft is pretty important for them - with 3 first round picks, they have the chance to rescue things but you can't help but think they will fuck it up.
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I would have thought with a very young list, and little experience, they should have bought in a really experienced coach. Im not sure Neeld is the right man to take them forward
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They probably couldn't get an experienced coach, they are broke remember.

Wasn't Tom Scully one of their #1 picks?
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I would have thought with a very young list, and little experience, they should have bought in a really experienced coach. Im not sure Neeld is the right man to take them forward

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off to the swans today. trying to get tickets to essendon match but looks like single seats only.
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Geelong won't make the top 4 this year.

The way the comp is goin this year, we might be seeing a changing of the guard...
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Not near a TV so checking the afl site - are my eyes deceiving me or is there an error: GWS 35 GC 12 in 9:30 2nd qtr?
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Pretty scrappy game.

Suns have just kicked a couple, though.
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And the Crows are smashing the Cats.

Doesn't bode well for the Swans - Richmond game.....

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yerp. i was THAT close to tipping adelaide too.

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changing of the guard indeed.

Got tickets to Essendon Weagles match. In impeded viewing but. Got to row M which was as low as possible. Fingers crossed it's ok. Goes back to row X so I think should be fine.
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Is it the perspective of the camera or does manuka have a fucking HUGE wing?
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Got tickets to Essendon Weagles match. In impeded viewing but. Got to row M which was as low as possible. Fingers crossed it's ok. Goes back to row X so I think should be fine.

Dont worry about your seats, just go and stand in front of a bar somewhere in the standing area.

Well in GWS, great passionate rendition of the club song - well deserved, they havent been the big easy beats this year.
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Conglio dominating. Another Swans product owning on the big stage
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I wonder what Guy McKenna is going to do with himself next year?
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Uh-oh. It's happening. Not again.
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Gumby is due to play in the VFL next week? Don't tell me we might actually see the **** on the paddock this year?

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Hannebury kicking a brilliant goal in a game against Richmond. Deja vu.
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Is it the perspective of the camera or does manuka have a fucking HUGE wing?

I've played on it, it is fucking massive.
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Well done gws, suns must be pissed! Tis was the game they thought they'd win for sure.

Swans getting owned, Richmond hardly missing.
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Shit is getting interesting in the swans game
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Add Richmond to the list of bogey teams for the Swans along with Adelaide.

Strange day today - Adelaide smashing the Cats, GWS getting their first win, Richmond smashing the Swans (although I had a feeling it was going to happen).

Swans need Mummy back quick or at least get Mike Pyke in, Seaby's pretty ordinary and not as nimble as the previous two. Hopefully TDL gets a few more games, I like him as a player.
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Add Richmond to the list of bogey teams for the Swans along with Adelaide.

Strange day today - Adelaide smashing the Cats, GWS getting their first win, Richmond smashing the Swans (although I had a feeling it was going to happen).

Swans need Mummy back quick or at least get Mike Pyke in, Seaby's pretty ordinary and not as nimble as the previous two. Hopefully TDL gets a few more games, I like him as a player.

Judging by the stats it was a woeful game by both sides. God it's hard being a Swans supporter :L
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Richmond played very well.

Pro-tip: don't judge the quality matches you don't watch.
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Have essendon stopped doing laps of honour yet????
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the clanger king up forward?? Shows our injuries atm
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Pretty happy with 6-1.

If only we could sort out our kicking for goal
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fark me the swans game was rubbish. we missed goodes big time. midfield got owned,albeit by a very good tigers mid.

seats at essendon game weren't too bad but fark me what a rubbish game. eagles didn't turn up. just showed zero heart.
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West Coast utterly destroyed in the clearances. 42-24 is embarrassing from a potential top four side.
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Bellchambers got his hand to the ball 4 out of 5 times, and generally to advantage. Stanton, Watson, Zaharakis 100 possessions between them.
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Lol at Woosha saying they weren't switched on. Half arsed excuse from the Weagles.
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pumped for the match tonight...We've been a bit down in clearances really, would like to see us step it up and put these carnts to the sword.
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