AFLW Round 5 Tips and Predictions

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File:West Coast Eagles 2018 colours.png  West Coast

File:BalmainDockersDesign.png  Fremantle

Optus Stadium, Perth

Thursday 3:10pm AEST

West Coast will host Fremantle in the Perth Derby on Thursday afternoon.

West Coast sitting 13th with a 2-2 record. Whilst Fremantle remain 16th still winless after four games with one draw.

West Coast come into this class coming off a seven-point upset over West Coast. Whilst Fremantle earned their first points of the season with their 32 all draw with Carlton last weekend.

West Coast vs Fremantle prediction:

Fremantle to get their first win of the year by 10-points.

West Coast vs Fremantle betting tip:

Fremantle start favourites at $1.30 to West Coast $3.45

File:Geelong icon.svg Geelong

File:St Kilda alternate icon 2.jpg St Kilda

Thursday 5:10pm AEST

GMHBA Stadium, Geelong

Geelong will host St Kilda on Thursday evening at GMHBA stadium.

Geelong sit 2-2 in 10th position, St Kilda have the same record but sit in seventh.

Geelong went down to North Melbourne 28-16 last weekend. Whilst St Kilda had a disappointing defeat to Gold Coast 42-28.

Geelong vs St Kilda prediction:

Geelong by 15-points, but don’t count out St Kilda either as they have been in reasonable shape this year.

Geelong vs St Kilda betting tip:

Geelong start favourites at $1.43 to St Kilda $2.75

File:Western Bulldogs AFLW icon.png Western Bulldogs

File:Northmelbournesymbol.png  North Melbourne

Friday 12:40pm AEST

Swinburne Centre, Melbourne

The Western Bulldogs will host North Melbourne at the Swinburne Centre on Friday afternoon.

It is a huge clash between two expected contenders, who have both started the season well. The Bulldogs sit second with a 4-0 record, taking on the ninth placed North Melbourne with a 2-2 record.

The Bulldogs continued their undefeated run with a 30-point win over Hawthorn last week. While North got back on the winners list with a 12-point victory over Geelong.

Western Bulldogs vs North Melbourne prediction:

Western Bulldogs to win by 10-points and continue their unbeaten run.

Western Bulldogs vs North Melbourne betting tip:

North Melbourne start favourites at $1.49 to Western Bulldogs $2.87

File:Collingwood icon.svg Collingwood

File:EssendonDesign.svg Essendon

Friday 3:10pm AEST

AIA Centre, Melbourne

Collingwood will host arch rival Essendon on Friday afternoon.

Collingwood sitting in third position with a 3-1 record. Essendon in sixth with a 2-2 record.

The Magpies suffered their first defeat in the hands of the Adelaide Crows last weekend by four-points. Essendon fell two-points short of Richmond.

Collingwood vs Essendon prediction:

Collingwood by 20-points.

Collingwood vs Essendon betting tip:

Collingwood start favourites at $1.35 to Essendon $3.14

File:SydneySwansDesign.png  Sydney Swans

File:Hawthorn.svg Hawthorn

Friday 5:10pm AEST

Swinburne Centre, Melbourne

Sydney will face Hawthorn on Friday evening.

Both sides are AFLW debutants this year, and both yet to crack a win in the openning four rounds. Which means, one way or another history will be made for either side.

Sydney lost to Port Adelaide by 66-points and only didn’t manage to kick a goal last week. While Hawthorn only managed one goal and went down by 30-points to the Bulldogs.

Sydney Swans vs Hawthorn prediction:

Hawthorn by 10-points, but don’t count out the Swans at home either.

Sydney Swans vs Hawthorn betting tip:

Hawthorn start favourites at $1.53 to Sydney $2.46

File:CarltonFC 2019.png Carlton

File:Melbourne AFLW icon.png  Melbourne

Ikon Park, Carlton

Friday 7:30pm AEST

Carlton will host Melbourne on Friday night.

Carlton sit in 11th with one win, one loss and two draws. Melbourne sit in fourth with a 3-1 record.

Carlton enter this clash following back to back draws with Port Adelaide and then Fremantle last week. While Melbourne suffered their first defeat of the season at the hands of Brisbane by 15-points last week. Carlton will miss the forward star in Darcy Vessio and it leaves a big hole for them down forward.

Carlton vs Melbourne prediction:

Melbourne by 20-points.

Carlton vs Melbourne betting tip:

Melbourne start hot favourites at $1.12 to Carlton $6.00

File:RichmondDesign.svg Richmond

File:BrisbaneLionsDesign.png  Brisbane Lions

Saturday 11:10am

Swinburne Centre, Melbourne.

Richmond will host the Brisbane Lions on Saturday morning (AFL Grand Final Day).

Richmond sit 8th with a 2-2 record, Brisbane sit on top of the table 4-0 and looking the flag favourites right now.

Richmond held on in a thriller against Essendon by two-points last week. While Brisbane remained undefeated with a 15-point win over Melbourne.

Richmond vs Brisbane prediction:

Brisbane by 25-points to continue their unbeaten run.

Richmond vs Brisbane betting tip:

Brisbane start hot favourites at $1.04 to Richmond $1o.50

File:Gold Coast Suns 2018.png Gold Coast Suns

File:Portadelaidesymbol.png Port Adelaide

Sunday 1:10pm AEST

Bond University, QLD

Gold Coast will host Port Adelaide on Sunday afternoon.

Gold Coast sitting in 12th with a 2-2 record, taking on the Power who sit 14th with one win, two losses and a draw.

The Suns won game number two with a 14-point win over St Kilda last weekend. Whilst Port Adelaide made history, winning their first AFLW game with a 66-point thumping of the Sydney Swans.

Gold Coast Suns vs Port Adelaide prediction:

Gold Coast to win their third game by 15-points.

Gold Coast Suns vs Port Adelaide betting tip:

Gold Coast start favourites at $1.65 to Port Adelaide $2.20

File:Adelaide AFLW icon.png Adelaide Crows

File:AFL GWS Icon.jpg GWS

Sunday 3:10pm AEST

Unley Oval, South Australia

Adelaide will host GWS on Sunday afternoon.

Adelaide in fifth position with a 3-1 record. GWS in 15th with a 1-3 record.

Adelaide handed Collingwood their first defeat of the season last weekend with a four-point victory. GWS fell short against West Coast by seven-points.

Adelaide vs GWS prediction:

Adelaide to win comfortably by 30-points.

Adelaide vs GWS betting tip:

Adelaide start hot favourites at $1.04 to GWS $10.00