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The Demons were blown out of the water in the first quarter and clawed their way back into the contest but it was a case of too little too late as they lost another close one to Carlton losing by 1 point at the MCG.

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I love it when we ditch the spare player back and play an equal number at the contest. We look so much better. 
 

Please Goody, give that a try from now on

 

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Left it too late. 

More scoring shots.

And ultimately lost by a cheat dangerous tackle call. 

Really gutted this could have been ours.

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We crapped the bed in the first quarter and Carlton crapped the bed in the last. Otherwise nothing between the two sides. 

The misses by Fritsch, Chandler and Pickett were hugely costly. And especially Petty. 

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Threw the game away in the first quarter unfortunately. Lots of umpiring decisions felt wrong to me, but you can't be 0-30 at quarter time.

Petracca immense.

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1 minute ago, The heart beats true said:

AFL will come out and say they made a mistake on that sling tackle free kick

Which means we won, again, against Carlton, except for the umpiring.

unbelievable.

Or Christian will give Roo a week suspension 

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Great game umps, worst decision of the year against JVR

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trac was immense up forward great game from him.

but why did we start so poorly?

carlton were gone in the last. game was there for us but we left too much to do because of that start. very disappointing

and that umpire call for dangerous tackle in the last was the worst decision i've seen in a long time. pathetic call.

 

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