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3 minutes ago, DubDee said:

AFL.com injury list

Geez, a couple of massive losses for the Giants in Kelly and Ash. 

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I get the club loves the exposure of night games on TV and for years we cried out about being shunted to the Sunday twilight slot but so many night games in a season is really difficult for the elderly or young kids, especially Saturday night games when they have junior footy the next morning. With parking at the G much more limited these days too or the gates closed for ages after the game before you can even leave it's harder getting to and from the ground as well.

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35 minutes ago, Dr. Gonzo said:

I get the club loves the exposure of night games on TV and for years we cried out about being shunted to the Sunday twilight slot but so many night games in a season is really difficult for the elderly or young kids, especially Saturday night games when they have junior footy the next morning. With parking at the G much more limited these days too or the gates closed for ages after the game before you can even leave it's harder getting to and from the ground as well.

Assuming Round 24 is a Friday night game (or any night), we'll end up having 14 out of our 23 H&A games at night.

Same as 2022, up from 10 last year. Far cry from the 3 we had in 2016!

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13 hours ago, Dr. Gonzo said:

I get the club loves the exposure of night games on TV and for years we cried out about being shunted to the Sunday twilight slot but so many night games in a season is really difficult for the elderly or young kids, especially Saturday night games when they have junior footy the next morning. With parking at the G much more limited these days too or the gates closed for ages after the game before you can even leave it's harder getting to and from the ground as well.

I think the club should look into that and request a couple more red ball games next year to ensure the entire supporter base is catered for.

Having said that, if we played North, Hawthorn, St Kilda and Richmond on the run home, then we would have had more day games.

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