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Farewell Oskar Baker


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10 minutes ago, jumbo returns said:

He'll be okay

He'll make some good coin in the country leagues, or interstate comps

 

I don’t mean this as a bad thing but he looks the perfect Southport recruit based on their grand final team 

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Well spoken young man, shows that you have a lot of class and your last two years were very important to you and your teammates. Good luck with the rest of your footy career and life ahead.!!

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I wonder if Southport will try and pick him up? Sad to see Oskar go but the opportunities weren't there unfortunately for Baker.

Good luck

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16 hours ago, jumbo returns said:

He'll be okay

He'll make some good coin in the country leagues, or interstate comps

 

The door shut on AFL footy? Surely worth a risk for some club

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21 hours ago, roy11 said:

The door shut on AFL footy? Surely worth a risk for some club

Thought he might have gone to another club over the last few years but surprisingly no interest.

VFL form was always steady but just lacked that final piece of luck.

Debuted before Petty IIRC

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I really think he’s worthy of a chance elsewhere.  Probably the Lions or Suns should definitely have a think given he’s a Queenslander.  His pace and strength and run through the mid/wing is what is needed by clubs.  
 

He played good footy late in 2020. Unfortunately he was behind Langdon and Brayshaw and Jordon over the past 2 years.  Now with Hunter coming in, Oskar is squeezed out.  

He was a key part of the AFL squad in 21 and the Casey VFL Premiership this year. 
 

Good luck Oskar.  Sauce, you are a quality bloke.  

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Showed his grit in the Casey Premiership win! After a shaky start, in atrocious conditions, Oskar fought his way into the game with determination and grunt running. By the final quarter he had become central to Casey's relentless movement of the ball going forward. I think he will be picked up, and I believe well worth the risk. Best wishes Oskar, football teams need blokes of your quality! 

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