2018 VFL season | Page 4 | BigFooty

2018 VFL season

Discussion in 'VFL Board' started by 1992edfl2012, Dec 7, 2017.

  1. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    So Geelong just spanked North.
     

    (Log in to remove this ad.)

  2. DeIulio2Pearce

    DeIulio2Pearce Premium Gold

    Carlton
    Joined:
    Apr 13
    Posts:
    909
    Location:
    Sunshine
    Sorry mate have been offline all week! Was in fact there, boys showed a bit in the 2nd with some pretty fluent footy, but all headed down a very steep cliff after that. Lever and Belo's good kicking out of defence among the few positives. Will be good to be back at home next week.
     
    Last edited: Jun 10, 2018
  3. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Always weird watching Essendon vs Coburg. Disappointed Gregory didn't play, Belo was very impressive. Mellington is an absolute campaigner. I love him.
     
    DeIulio2Pearce likes this.
  4. DeIulio2Pearce

    DeIulio2Pearce Premium Gold

    Carlton
    Joined:
    Apr 13
    Posts:
    909
    Location:
    Sunshine
    Yeah between Mello and Tommy Goodwin there's a fair bit of campaigner around the footy when they're in the area!
     
  5. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Especially against a certain small forward who used to play for us...
     
    DeIulio2Pearce likes this.
  6. DeIulio2Pearce

    DeIulio2Pearce Premium Gold

    Carlton
    Joined:
    Apr 13
    Posts:
    909
    Location:
    Sunshine
    Would be mixed feelings on your end I'm sure, but I loved it!
     
  7. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Always weird watching these games. Danny made the right decision though, he's having his best year yet.
     
    HedgeFund and DeIulio2Pearce like this.
  8. DeIulio2Pearce

    DeIulio2Pearce Premium Gold

    Carlton
    Joined:
    Apr 13
    Posts:
    909
    Location:
    Sunshine
    Can understand his decision. Not going to get your name in lights as a small forward in a side with no delivery. Boy can play.
     
  9. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    And he was never going to win a flag at Coburg. Dons are a genuine shot if they can get their record against good sides right...
     
    DeIulio2Pearce likes this.
  10. Obi fella

    Obi fella All Australian

    Western Bulldogs
    Joined:
    May 15
    Posts:
    621
    Other Teams:
    Williamstown
    Super impressed with my mob knocking Richmond off today. Hard fought win & really pleased we didn't run out of legs like we have at times this year.
     
    DeIulio2Pearce likes this.
  11. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Was it at Willy or PRO?

    And my multi likes this as well ;) (Had you guys at the line of +31.5)
     

    (Log in to remove this ad.)

  12. Obi fella

    Obi fella All Australian

    Western Bulldogs
    Joined:
    May 15
    Posts:
    621
    Other Teams:
    Williamstown
    At Willy. Wasn't confident but very happy in the end. Have a look at the ladder, Willy were massive underdogs. Superb day for it, felt like a warm spring day for the most part.
     
  13. DeIulio2Pearce

    DeIulio2Pearce Premium Gold

    Carlton
    Joined:
    Apr 13
    Posts:
    909
    Location:
    Sunshine
    Had it recorded and watched a bit after getting home from Windy Hill, crowd sounded loud and large.
     
    Obi fella likes this.
  14. Obi fella

    Obi fella All Australian

    Western Bulldogs
    Joined:
    May 15
    Posts:
    621
    Other Teams:
    Williamstown
    Tigers fans travelled over the west gate. They outnumbered us I reckon, maybe 55 - 45.
     
  15. SportsCentre

    SportsCentre Club Legend

    Richmond
    Joined:
    Apr 15
    Posts:
    2,419
    Other Teams:
    Charlotte Hornets
    Williamstown 11.11.77
    Sandringham 0.9.9

    When was the last time a team went goal-less in a VFL/A game?



    (and Sandringham led 0.5.5 to 0.0.0 at 1/4 time)
     
    Obi fella likes this.
  16. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Over 100 years apparently.
     
  17. DeIulio2Pearce

    DeIulio2Pearce Premium Gold

    Carlton
    Joined:
    Apr 13
    Posts:
    909
    Location:
    Sunshine
    I know Northcote was goalless once like 100 year ago, don't know if that was the last instance.
     
  18. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Big game on Sunday between the Dons and Box Hill. Winner will most likely be top 4 and loser will fall to 6th with Collingwood highly likely to get over the top of Northern Blues by a big margin. Essendon will welcome back Paddy Ambrose to form what will be a very formidable back line for VFL football.
     
  19. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Ripper game at BHCO today. Essendon slowly shaking their flat track bully tag.
     
  20. pazza

    pazza Hall of Famer

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Feb 03
    Posts:
    31,411
    Location:
    Hoppers Crossing
    Other Teams:
    Liverpool
    Blues upset win over the Pies has made things interesting.

    Some big matches this week. None bigger than Essendon hosting Casey at Craigieburn.
    Other highlight matches include:

    Richmond v Box Hill
    Port Melbourne v Sandringham
    Williamstown v Collingwood
     
    DeIulio2Pearce likes this.
  21. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Port will utterly annihilate Sandringham. It will be a bloodbath.

    Collingwood's form has taken a nosedive. Continue like this and they miss the 8.
     
  22. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Well look at this idiot. Great win by Sandy, I keep on overestimating the Borough it seems this season.

    Collingwood only in the top 8 because of that result, go figure. Dangerous poor form for the Pies, but they have an easier side this week in Werribee.

    Huge game at Windy Hill this week. Such a shame there will be **** all Essendon supporters there due to the AFL game :rolleyes:. Cheers for that VFL! Really went the extra mile for us. If they scheduled it for 2 PM Saturday the ground would have been packed.
     
    Obi fella likes this.
  23. Obi fella

    Obi fella All Australian

    Western Bulldogs
    Joined:
    May 15
    Posts:
    621
    Other Teams:
    Williamstown
    You had a crack. The best get it wrong. (David King pre season: Joe Daniher will be the next absolute superstar of our game) Keep 'em coming eth-dog!

    Very happy for Jolls becoming our all time games record holder last week!
     
  24. eth-dog

    eth-dog Premium Platinum

    Essendon
    Joined:
    Jan 07
    Posts:
    69,967
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Other Teams:
    Coburg Lions, All Boston sides
    Well David King is far from the best, but he's absolutely right on that one ;).
     
  25. its been done

    its been done Senior List

    Sydney
    Joined:
    Oct 17
    Posts:
    202
    Other Teams:
    Port Melbourne, Norwood, St George
    Another side finished a game this year without scoring a goal today, and that was Norths Reserves 0.7.7 against Casey 5.12.42, goalless games haven't been seen for a century until the last few weeks where it's happened twice, although in both occasions the weather has been poor
     
Back To Top

Share This Page