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Essendon vs Sydney

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Round: 20   Venue: M.C.G.   Date: Sun, 01-08-2021 3:10 pm    
Essendon 3.3.216.5.4111.5.7116.6.102 C:  Ben Rutten
Sydney 2.1.134.5.2911.7.7317.7.109 C:  John Longmire
  ESS by 8ESS by 12SYD by 2SYD by 7  
Weather
min temp  8.0°C      max temp  15.7°C
rainfall  0mm    humidity  42%    air pressure  1011.5mb
wind speed 11km/h      wind direction  SW
Brownlow Medal 3 Callum Mills (SYD)2 Zach Merrett (ESS)1 Tom Papley (SYD)

Match Report

GOALS
Essendon: Langford 3; Merrett, Stringer, Smith, Wright 2; Clarke, Cutler, Hind, McDonald-Tipungwuti, Shiel
Sydney: Papley 4; Parker, Franklin, Hayward 2; Blakey, Gulden, Hickey, Kennedy, Mills, Reid, Wicks

BEST - AFL.COM.AU (Sarah Black)
Essendon: Merrett, Parish, Stringer, Langford, Draper
Sydney: Mills, Parker, Papley, Dawson, Lloyd

BEST - THE AGE (Andrew Stafford)
Essendon: Merrett, Parish, Stringer, Heppell, Hind, Wright
Sydney: Mills, Parker, Papley, Kennedy, Dawson, Hickey

INJURIES
Essendon: Laverde (right shoulder)
Sydney: Nil

SUBSTITUTES
Essendon: Brayden Ham (replaced Laverde)
Sydney: Dylan Stephens (unused)

TELEVISION BROADCAST: Seven Network

COMMENTATORS: Jason Bennett, James Brayshaw, Jobe Watson, Chris Johnson

Match stats

Essendon Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
37 Clarke, Dylan 5 4 8 13 1 0 0 1 1 2 22y 329d 21 5
13 Cox, Nik 8 2 5 13 0 0 0 2 1 3 19y 198d 19 9
12 Cutler, Tom 7 2 4 11 1 0 0 1 0 0 26y 162d 83 35
2 Draper, Sam 7 4 4 11 0 1 23 1 1 1 22y 307d 17 2
42 Durham, Sam 6 1 5 11 0 0 0 1 1 0 20y 23d 3 0
10 Francis, Aaron 7 4 3 10 0 1 0 1 2 2 23y 356d 46 6
33 Ham, Brayden 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22y 98d 34 9
21 Heppell, Dyson 17 5 8 25 0 0 0 3 1 0 29y 79d 188 62
19 Hind, Nick 10 1 5 15 1 0 0 1 2 0 26y 347d 40 20
4 Langford, Kyle 13 7 4 17 3 0 0 3 0 1 24y 243d 98 67
15 Laverde, Jayden 4 3 1 5 0 0 0 2 1 2 25y 111d 65 37
43 McDonald-Tipungwuti, Anthony 4 2 1 5 1 0 0 1 1 1 28y 101d 125 152
7 Merrett, Zach 20 7 15 35 2 0 0 5 2 1 25y 302d 161 50
3 Parish, Darcy 12 1 22 34 0 0 0 4 1 1 24y 7d 112 45
16 Perkins, Archie 2 2 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 19y 128d 17 7
27 Redman, Mason 5 3 3 8 0 0 0 1 0 1 23y 340d 56 6
14 Ridley, Jordan 9 3 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 22y 285d 44 0
9 Shiel, Dylan 12 2 10 22 1 1 0 2 1 1 28y 145d 176 80
5 Smith, Devon 6 4 10 16 2 1 0 1 0 1 28y 73d 170 138
40 Snelling, Will 9 3 8 17 0 0 0 3 1 2 23y 360d 38 22
17 Stewart, James 3 3 5 8 0 0 0 0 1 5 27y 150d 68 66
25 Stringer, Jake 13 3 6 19 2 0 0 5 5 2 27y 98d 153 270
20 Wright, Peter 7 4 8 15 2 1 5 0 1 1 24y 327d 83 103
  Rushed   1  
  Totals 186 70 138 324 16 6 28 39 23 28 24y 262d 1817 1191
Sydney Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
32 Bell, James 1 1 3 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 22y 172d 21 5
22 Blakey, Nick 9 6 6 15 1 0 0 0 1 0 21y 155d 52 30
7 Cunningham, Harry 11 7 3 14 0 0 0 3 0 3 27y 238d 147 48
34 Dawson, Jordan 17 11 7 24 0 1 0 4 2 1 24y 114d 60 30
13 Florent, Oliver 10 5 3 13 0 0 0 1 1 0 23y 10d 89 30
42 Fox, Robbie 9 2 4 13 0 0 0 4 1 0 28y 107d 49 8
23 Franklin, Lance 'Buddy' 10 7 3 13 2 2 0 1 2 3 34y 183d 315 985
21 Gulden, Errol 6 3 8 14 1 0 0 2 0 1 19y 14d 14 10
9 Hayward, Will 7 4 4 11 2 0 0 0 1 1 22y 279d 85 95
5 Heeney, Isaac 14 9 3 17 0 0 0 3 3 0 25y 88d 125 140
29 Hewett, George 10 4 12 22 0 0 0 1 0 1 25y 215d 116 32
31 Hickey, Tom 7 4 7 14 1 0 24 0 0 2 30y 148d 119 41
12 Kennedy, Josh 11 3 11 22 1 0 0 3 1 0 33y 42d 277 155
44 Lloyd, Jake 17 7 10 27 0 0 0 1 1 0 27y 315d 173 31
30 McCartin, Tom 9 5 5 14 0 0 0 1 2 1 21y 214d 66 28
27 McInerney, Justin 14 8 14 28 0 0 0 2 2 1 20y 348d 27 12
14 Mills, Callum 21 12 12 33 1 0 0 6 2 1 24y 121d 109 8
11 Papley, Tom 12 3 5 17 4 1 0 0 0 0 25y 19d 118 180
26 Parker, Luke 9 5 17 26 2 0 0 4 2 4 28y 280d 231 175
24 Rampe, Dane 14 7 6 20 0 0 0 1 2 2 31y 60d 186 6
20 Reid, Sam 10 6 4 14 1 1 1 1 2 1 29y 217d 161 165
3 Stephens, Dylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20y 205d 14 3
45 Wicks, Sam 3 1 7 10 1 0 0 3 2 1 21y 321d 25 17
  Rushed   2  
  Totals 231 120 154 385 17 7 25 42 28 23 25y 232d 2579 2234

Match highlights

Darcy Parish had 22 handballs for Essendon vs. Sydney (AFL, Premiership Season, R20)

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.