All-Australian 2021 discussion

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Oliver & May are right up there in it imo
May only played a quarter against Geelong, missed Hawthorn and didn't think he was at his best against Richmond. Surely someone's been better.

Oliver maybe on stats but dogs have 7 mids with the same
 

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May only played a quarter against Geelong, missed Hawthorn and didn't think he was at his best against Richmond. Surely someone's been better.

Oliver maybe on stats but dogs have 7 mids with the same
Andrews has been terrible, Moore up forward, Weitering not as good. If they pick three keys as usual, it'd be May, Lever, Allir. Allir ahead of May though.
 

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Okay, now let's keep the lid on and not get ahead of ourselves.

Which players for the Dees are in contention for All-Australian honours in 2021? In my completely neutral view, the following players are LOCKS at this stage:

:lock: Lever
:lock: May
:lock: Gawn
:lock: Petracca
:lock: Oliver
:lock: Salem
:lock: Langdon
:lock: Pickett

P.S. Just kidding - at this stage I think Lever and Gawn would be in, though.
Geelong 2007.
 

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I don't care about enough neutral footy but May won't get in on 3 of 6 games.
Still a whole season left and if form continues he's in it IMO. Defenders who are winning one on ones and can intercept whilst playing man on man are the kpd's that are killing it. Think May's probably competing with Moore but he's getting chucked up forward and sh*t so who knows, way too early on anyway.
 

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Still a whole season left and if form continues he's in it IMO. Defenders who are winning one on ones and can intercept whilst playing man on man are the kpd's that are killing it. Think May's probably competing with Moore but he's getting chucked up forward and sh*t so who knows, way too early on anyway.
He deserves an easy nod after getting robbed last year.

2005-17 we had Jamar and Frawley as our only 2 AA reps right?

Since we've had Gawn, Oliver Trac and Pig and could easily get May and Lever. Really shows how much our clubs changed.
 

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He deserves an easy nod after getting robbed last year.

2005-17 we had Jamar and Frawley as our only 2 AA reps right?

Since we've had Gawn, Oliver Trac and Pig and could easily get May and Lever. Really shows how much our clubs changed.
Jetta was stiff in the year Hibberd made it IMO. I would have had Nev over Hibbo that year.
 

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He deserves an easy nod after getting robbed last year.

2005-17 we had Jamar and Frawley as our only 2 AA reps right?

Since we've had Gawn, Oliver Trac and Pig and could easily get May and Lever. Really shows how much our clubs changed.
Gawn was AA in 2016, Green 2010.

At this stage I'd say Gawn, Salem, Lever and Petracca would be in the side. Still 16 games to go though FFS
 

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May only played a quarter against Geelong, missed Hawthorn and didn't think he was at his best against Richmond. Surely someone's been better.

Oliver maybe on stats but dogs have 7 mids with the same
Didn’t seem his best game against Richmond but held Tom Lynch to his first goalless and behindless game of the year while also picking up a season high 24 disposals, season high rebound 50’s and season high spoils.
 

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Gawn was AA in 2016, Green 2010.

At this stage I'd say Gawn, Salem, Lever and Petracca would be in the side. Still 16 games to go though FFS
Green only made the squad. Jamar and Frawley made it in the team that year

Green was robbed, 20 odd touches per game & 50+ goals

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I'll go with the 40 man squad: Gawn, Petracca, Oliver, May, Lever
In the final 22: Gawn, Lever, Petracca

(Assuming we don't completely fall of a cliff and have no major injuries to the above etc etc)
 

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I think Oliver's been as good as Petracca this year. Does less flashy stuff though and his kicking for goal is arse.
Only three other mids ahead of him in the coaches votes (and Petracca isn't one of them).
 

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Let’s say the following players have something of a chance in 2021: Max, Trac, Oliver, Langdon, Kossie, Lever, May, Salem, Fritsch (because I need nine ie Geelong 2007).

The AFL gets to take off one for every game we lose this season. Seems fair to me 🤷
 

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I'll go with the 40 man squad: Gawn, Petracca, Oliver, May, Lever
In the final 22: Gawn, Lever, Petracca

(Assuming we don't completely fall of a cliff and have no major injuries to the above etc etc)
Salem surely in the squad? Not many great running defenders this year so far. He's definitely top 2 so far. If the AA side was picked now, he's in the AA best 22.
 

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I’ve always been a proud Salem backer, even when some said he was just a useless fat guy wobbling around. Always one of our best users by foot, but probably not flashy enough for the commentators to get too excited about.
 

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