………..“We have got a couple of forced changes with Jordy and Levi so we have a few blokes who have put their hands up and we have had a couple of weeks to consider that,” Buckley told reporters...……..
……….Magpies coach Nathan Buckley suggested Reid was “potentially” the obvious replacement for De Goey. James Aish and Travis Varcoe could replace Greenwood in defence......…….
…...….......De Goey moved well on Thursday in a sign he could be right to play next week if Collingwood makes the Grand Final.
“He is moving well so whether that’s the work he has done over in Germany I dare say it would be but also it might indicate the injury potentially wasn’t as we may have thought,” Buckley said...…...
…….....Giants coach Leon Cameron has replaced the All-Australian midfielder-forward (Toby Greene) with former Magpie Lachie Keefe after the AFL Appeals Board upheld Greene’s one-game suspension on Thursday night......….
……..But with so many key defenders and so many key forwards — and with Shane Mumford in the ruck — Dunstall can’t understand why the Giants would pick the 29-year-old...…...Lachie Keefe, Dunstall told AFL 360 on Thursday night.
“I don’t understand why you’ve got [Phil] Davis, you’ve got [Aidan] Corr, you’ve got [Sam] Taylor, you’ve got [Nick] Haynes, where are you going to play him?
“You’ve got [Jeremy] Cameron, you’ve got [Jeremy] Finlayson, you’ve got [Harry] Himmelberg, where are you going to play him?
“If you’re bringing him in to back up Mumford in the ruck is he good enough to beat Brodie Grundy?
“I don’t get it.
Independent commentators please, can't blame Richo and Ling for their passion by any means. The radio commentators do it the best, simply they need be more descriptive, interesting and infomative without vision to fill in the gaps