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12 hours ago, Roost it far said:

Jetta will be fine, Jones always worries me but hey no one’s knocking the door down to replace him

Jones still has talent in abundance; he is tough, he is a skilled footballer, his 'get into trouble/get out of trouble and circular evasion is very valuable, he is a good kick and passes the ball well. Reduced game time may be necessary but he is a Demon, through and through. His replacement is difficult to foresee, and in his sunset, we must develop another who can emulate his contributions.

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viney is a key part of our midfield; the denigration of him on this site baffles me

Clearly you don't do football. Without question Viney is above average speed for an inside mid.  He's certainly not ''slow''.

Which is ridiculous.  The sub shouldn’t be credited with a game if they don’t come on. I guess it’s done for CBA match payment reasons but it’s genuinely stupid to say Chandler “played” last week

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6 hours ago, Macca said:

Collingwood displaying their multiple leads from their forwards is something we need to do as well. 

Our forwards need to present to the midfielders constantly - another numbers game/percentage play that needs to happen

Our problem, nailed and exposed. 

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13 hours ago, titan_uranus said:

In: Viney
Out: Harmes

Emerg: Baker, HIbberd, Melksham, Petty

I suspect King for the Saints might put on a good performance now he is back in the team. I'd like to see him manned by Petty who is  competitive and capable; this could release May to do some stuff in delivery across the game, gaining metres on working solely in the deep backline most of the time, particularly as we are not getting a great deal of mileage gained from Salem down back. 

Just a thought.... if we are horsing for coursing ...

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1 hour ago, Deemania since 56 said:

I suspect King for the Saints might put on a good performance now he is back in the team. I'd like to see him manned by Petty who is  competitive and capable; this could release May to do some stuff in delivery across the game, gaining metres on working solely in the deep backline most of the time, particularly as we are not getting a great deal of mileage gained from Salem down back. 

Just a thought.... if we are horsing for coursing ...

we got very little from Salem last week 

never hurts the opposition at the moment short Dinky kicks etc the game  has changed Salem must go with it

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2 hours ago, Kent said:

we got very little from Salem last week 

never hurts the opposition at the moment short Dinky kicks etc the game  has changed Salem must go with it

Yes, he continues to underwhelm. Sad as he promised so much but has stagnated or gone backwards a bit. 

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19 minutes ago, Demons11 said:

Rubbish, you play your best side. 

And as your best side should comprise the players most suited to the conditions and best matched against opposition players in the game at hand, then guess what... horses for courses!

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30 minutes ago, Better days ahead said:

Lovely reply D11. Enjoy the rest of your day.

My point is that besides all the hype the Saints have done nothing just like us, so you go and play your game and see who comes out on top.  You don’t bring in lesser players just because they have a bit more toe, footy is not won by the fastest team 

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1 minute ago, Demons11 said:

My point is that besides all the hype the Saints have done nothing just like us, so you go and play your game and see who comes out on top.  You don’t bring in lesser players just because they have a bit more toe, footy is not won by the fastest team 

Now that wasn’t hard D11.

I agree St Kilda are being talked up.

I agree you always play your best team.

But my view is your best team might change depending on who you play and what the conditions are. 

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2 minutes ago, Better days ahead said:

Now that wasn’t hard D11.

I agree St Kilda are being talked up.

I agree you always play your best team.

But my view is your best team might change depending on who you play and what the conditions are. 

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thanks for the positive feedback 😆

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