He only played a further 8 games thereafter, before retiring.Like Bruns was the only unsuspecting player he ever kneed, punched, elbowed or coat hangered.
There were plenty beforehand and afterwards.
Buddha Hocking was as tough as they come mate, Ablett Snr was a hard campaigner and their current captain ain’t no marshmallow either.He only played a further 8 games thereafter, before retiring.
You know, try as I might, I just can't think of a Geelong hard -man....and I've been watching footy for almost 50 years now....Starting to see where your mob derived their derogatory & soft nick-name from..
Well earned indeed.
Yeah I guess only GAS was the enforcer type & one to look out for if you were a backman as he loved to charge right through them. That hit on Gastev like the one on Dipper was a bone shatterer.Sure, tough players....But none of them could hardly be said to put the bejeebers over their opposition.
I'll see your Sydney Stack and raise you one Liam Ryan