Fremantle vs Carlton preview

Jamie Samuel AFL

On Saturday night, a huge clash looms at Optus stadium between Fremantle and Carlton. Carlton having surprised most people, starting 4-1, are facing possibly their sternest test yet. A Fremantle outfit sitting 2nd on the table, also with a 4-1 record. Carlton however have had the wood over Fremantle. Winning the last four clashes with the Dockers, including two of …

AFL round 5 recap

Jamie Samuel AFL

The Brisbane Lions held off a strong challenge from Collingwood to win by 7-points on Thursday night at the Gabba. Collingwood made the positive start kicking five goals to three in the opening quarter, taking at 12–point lead into quarter time. The lions went on to dominate the second quarter, kicking the opening six goals to regain control. Two late …

AFL round 4 recap

Jamie Samuel AFL

Melbourne completely dominated by 32-points in their victory over Port Adelaide on Thursday night. The Dees starting their season 4-0 and confining last years preliminary finalists to an 0-4 start and bottom of the table, as the only winless side left after four rounds. Port hit a new low club record, being held goalless at half time for the first …

AFL round 3 review

Jamie Samuel AFL

Round 3 saw some thrilling action, a game decided after the final siren, a remarkable 30-point 3 quarter time comeback from Geelong and Carlton starting their 1st season under Michael Voss 3-0, with a thrilling 1-point win. The Western Bulldogs got their 1st win of season 2022, defeating the Sydney Swans by 11-points in a Thursday night thriller at Marvel …

Carlton vs Hawthorn match preview

Jamie Samuel AFL

On Sunday afternoon at the MCG, we are set to see, who would have thought? The potential match of the year so far between Carlton and Hawthorn. Both sides surprisingly unbeaten after round 2, both sides on the rise under new coaches. Michael Voss has brought a totally new vibe to Carlton, a side that has struggled for almost a …

AFL round 2 recap

Jamie Samuel AFL

Carlton has continued its miraculous start to its new era, defeating the Western Bulldogs by 12-points at Marvel Stadium on Thursday night. They showed incredible resilience to achieve a win over last years grand finalists, they had to this with Ashley Hansen as stand in head coach, for the Covid-19 infected Michael Voss. They also were missing star forward Jack …

AFL round 1 recap

Jamie Samuel AFL

Footy is back bigger and better in 2022, fans flocked back into stadiums across Australia to witness a thrilling 1st round of AFL. After 2 covid affected seasons, it was awesome for fans to be back and they witnessed some great footy, and one hopes that this season will not have any covid disruptions and we can see a crowd …

Carlton vs Richmond round 1 afl preview

Jamie Samuel AFL

Carlton will take on Richmond in the traditional annual round 1 clash at the MCG on Thursday night. Richmond have won the past 11 clashes against the Blues, dating all the way back to the Blues last win over Richmond in the 2013 elimination final. The question on everyone’s mind is if the Blues can finally, after 8 and a …

Melbourne vs Western Bulldogs round 1 AFL preview

Jamie Samuel AFL

The Footy is back bigger and better for 2022! Who could possibly imagine a better first game of the year, a HUGE grand final rematch at the MCG between Melbourne and the Western Bulldogs. A capacity crowd of 90K or plus is to be expected. Who will forget the Dees incredible run to break their 57-year premiership duck. Trailing by …