Sep 012015
Match analysis: Adelaide vs. West Coast

The high press From the very first bounce Adelaide was imposing. Despite recording 46 more disposals in the first quarter and enjoying plenty of time in possession they were more manic without the ball than with, chasing and corralling like the scores were level in the last five minutes of a grand final. Combine this with silky […]

Sep 012015
2015 Draft Profile: Eric Hipwood

Eric Hipwood Aspley/Brisbane Lions NEAFL Height: 200 cm Weight: 83 kg Position: Key position forward/defender Draft range: 10-25 Strengths: Agile, strong mark overhead, versatile Weaknesses: Inconsistent by foot Player comparison: Harris Andrews First year impact: Long-term prospect Kicking: Poor Marking: Above average Endurance: Above average Speed: Average The Lions should have three first round picks with […]

Aug 312015
2015 Draft Profile: Callum Moore

Callum Moore Calder Cannons Height: 193 cm Weight: 85 kg Position: Key position utility Strengths: Athleticism, contested marking, workrate Weaknesses: Kicking, football IQ Player comparison: Tom Lynch (Adelaide) First year impact: Long-term prospect Kicking: Below average Marking: Elite Endurance: Average Speed: Above average Statistics: Calder Cannons (TAC Cup) – seven games, 9.3 kicks, 4.3 handballs, […]