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MCG to host GF through to 2057

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  1. Ryder_Hooker

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    Interesting news coming from the footy show.
     

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  2. gavaniacono

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    Common sense prevails.
     
  3. General Giant

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    Meh. Was never going to move.

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  4. MosquitoBrigade

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    This is going to go down well with our interstate members...
     
  5. Superstar swan

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    So it should........ridiculous idea
     
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    - MCG to host GF until 2057
    - MCG to get a new great southern stand
    - Etihad and Docklands to be revamped
    - To be officially signed off in 24 hours

    Also cash for local grounds

    Gil just went in dry
     
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    Must be a helluva deal (if true) for the AFL to sign on to it.
     
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    https://www.theage.com.au/sport/afl...h-cash-on-footy-stadiums-20180412-p4z9bg.html

    No mention of the MCG deal in the above
     
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  11. Old M8

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    "Grand Final to be played in the same place for the next 40 years that it has been for the last 117 years."

    No way, it can't be!
     
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  12. Magus

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    No salt here.
     
  13. Stevi_Tigers

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    According to mcchins

    Afl grand final at the g until 2057

    225 million to upgrade Etihad stadium

    Mcc to start building a new great southern stand in the next 5 to 10 years at no cost to tax payers costing about a billion $

    Andrews government giving 250m for community projects and women’s football fixing up grounds etc

    Deal to be signed by tomorrow
     
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  14. Sir_Loin

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    Go the big Viccos bahahahahaha
     
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    Train station is 3-4 minute walk to Etihad , interesting to see how they improve that. As for 2057, cue I/state meltdowns.
     
  16. Kram

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    When the only other good thing about the place is coffee gotta let em have something.
     
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    I think we're all shocked to be sitting here.
     
  18. Pedantic

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  19. windyhill

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    How can you let us have something we've always had ?
     
  20. Doctor Gero

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    They joined our comp but they did so LETTING us keep the GF :tearsofjoy:
     
  21. TigerTime_89

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    MCG increased capacity to (and I quote) "Well over 100,000"
     
  22. Sir_Loin

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    When does the non-vicco break away league start?
     
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    That's interesting, fourth tier on the GSS?
     
  24. Captain_Bender

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    So no interstate clubs winning a grand final until 2058 due the the invincible home ground advantage at the G, how is Kranky Al gonna cope with that
     
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