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Geelong vs Essendon

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Round: 1   Venue: M.C.G.   Date: Sat, 19-03-2022 2:10 pm   Crowd: 54,495  
Geelong 7.5.4712.9.8117.14.11620.18.138 C:  Chris Scott
Essendon 2.1.133.3.216.3.3911.6.72 C:  Ben Rutten
  GEEL by 34GEEL by 60GEEL by 77GEEL by 66  
Weather
min temp  13.5°C      max temp  30.2°C
rainfall  0mm    humidity  49%    air pressure  1016.4mb
wind speed 7km/h      wind direction  SSW

Match Report

GOALS
Geelong: Hawkins, Stengle 4; Cameron, Close, Holmes 2; Dangerfield, Dahlhaus, Tuohy, Higgins, Guthrie, Evans
Essendon: Martin 5; Wright, Caldwell 2; Smith, Cutler

BEST - AFL.COM.AU (Brandon Cohen)
Geelong: Dangerfield, Stengle, Hawkins, Parfitt, C. Guthrie, Selwood
Essendon: Martin, Merrett, McGrath, Parish, Caldwell

BEST - THE AGE (Peter Ryan)
Geelong: Dangerfield, Parfitt, Hawkins, Stengle, Stewart, Holmes
Essendon: Martin, Perkins, Merrett

INJURIES
Geelong: Cameron (hip pointer)
Essendon: Langford (hamstring), Laverde (hip)

SUBSTITUTES
Geelong: Francis Evans (replaced Jeremy Cameron in the second quarter)
Essendon: Tom Cutler (replaced Kyle Langford in the first quarter)

TELEVISION BROADCAST: Fox Footy

COMMENTATORS: Anthony Hudson, Mark Howard, Brad Johnson, Nick Riewoldt, Ben Dixon

Match stats

Geelong Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
30 Atkins, Tom 9 4 12 21 0 0 0 3 2 1 26y 182d 58 9
46 Blicavs, Mark 6 3 6 12 0 0 5 1 0 0 30y 356d 204 44
5 Cameron, Jeremy 4 2 1 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 28y 352d 187 468
45 Close, Brad 10 6 6 16 2 2 0 0 0 1 23y 232d 31 19
40 Dahlhaus, Luke 5 3 9 14 1 0 0 4 2 0 29y 210d 216 139
35 Dangerfield, Patrick 18 4 13 31 1 2 0 2 0 0 31y 348d 286 309
16 De Koning, Sam 2 2 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 21y 21d 2 0
31 Evans, Francis 2 2 6 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 20y 208d 3 3
29 Guthrie, Cameron 11 1 14 25 1 0 0 4 1 1 29y 212d 206 64
39 Guthrie, Zach 10 4 7 17 0 0 0 3 1 0 23y 262d 34 2
26 Hawkins, Tom 12 8 5 17 4 2 4 1 0 1 33y 241d 303 669
38 Henry, Jack 2 1 3 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 23y 202d 91 16
4 Higgins, Shaun 13 3 9 22 1 1 0 2 2 4 34y 15d 256 229
9 Holmes, Max 8 3 8 16 2 1 0 2 0 0 19y 202d 13 3
8 Kolodjashnij, Jake 5 4 7 12 0 0 0 2 1 1 26y 222d 133 1
3 Parfitt, Brandan 20 1 12 32 0 0 0 3 3 3 23y 326d 96 41
17 Ratugolea, Esava 2 1 2 4 0 0 5 2 0 0 23y 238d 56 38
14 Selwood, Joel 13 2 14 27 0 0 0 1 0 1 33y 297d 335 168
7 Smith, Isaac 12 5 10 22 0 1 0 0 0 2 33y 79d 235 180
1 Stanley, Rhys 10 6 7 17 0 0 19 3 2 4 31y 108d 164 102
18 Stengle, Tyson 15 4 5 20 4 3 0 1 2 0 23y 151d 17 19
44 Stewart, Tom 18 5 3 21 0 0 0 1 1 1 29y 4d 107 3
2 Tuohy, Zach 11 2 8 19 1 0 0 0 0 0 32y 99d 227 79
  Rushed   6  
  Totals 218 76 171 389 20 18 33 37 19 20 27y 215d 3260 2605
Essendon Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
26 Baldwin, Kaine 5 3 2 7 0 1 0 1 1 2 19y 293d 1 0
6 Caldwell, Jye 11 8 12 23 2 1 0 2 1 0 21y 172d 15 3
13 Cox, Nik 6 5 9 15 0 0 0 0 1 2 20y 63d 23 9
12 Cutler, Tom 16 9 8 24 1 0 0 2 0 1 27y 27d 88 36
2 Draper, Sam 5 1 7 12 0 0 33 3 4 1 23y 172d 22 3
35 Guelfi, Matt 6 6 7 13 0 1 0 4 2 1 24y 217d 64 14
33 Ham, Brayden 5 4 5 10 0 0 0 1 0 2 22y 328d 35 9
21 Heppell, Dyson 7 4 8 15 0 0 0 2 1 1 29y 309d 192 62
19 Hind, Nick 17 6 6 23 0 0 0 3 0 0 27y 212d 44 21
29 Kelly, Jake 8 4 5 13 0 0 0 2 1 2 27y 57d 111 1
4 Langford, Kyle 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 25y 108d 99 67
15 Laverde, Jayden 4 4 2 6 0 0 0 2 0 1 25y 341d 70 37
37 Martin, Nic 17 10 10 27 5 0 0 0 2 1 20y 350d 1 5
1 McGrath, Andrew 19 6 10 29 0 0 0 3 1 0 23y 290d 94 17
7 Merrett, Zach 14 7 25 39 0 0 0 3 0 2 26y 167d 166 50
3 Parish, Darcy 14 6 20 34 0 0 0 1 0 0 24y 237d 117 47
16 Perkins, Archie 11 5 9 20 0 0 0 1 0 0 19y 358d 22 9
27 Redman, Mason 15 8 5 20 0 0 0 2 1 1 24y 205d 61 8
14 Ridley, Jordan 11 5 6 17 0 0 0 0 2 1 23y 150d 49 0
9 Shiel, Dylan 9 5 14 23 0 0 0 4 0 1 29y 10d 181 80
5 Smith, Devon 9 3 8 17 1 1 0 2 1 0 28y 303d 175 144
17 Stewart, James 9 5 4 13 0 0 0 2 1 0 28y 15d 73 66
20 Wright, Peter 4 5 4 8 2 0 12 0 0 0 25y 192d 88 116
  Rushed   2  
  Totals 222 119 186 408 11 6 45 40 20 19 24y 294d 1791 804

Match highlights

Darcy Parish had 20 handballs for Essendon vs. Geelong (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
Zach Merrett had 25 handballs for Essendon vs. Geelong (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
54,495 attended Geelong vs. Essendon at M.C.G. (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)

Footnotes

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