Fri. Aug 12th, 2022
2022 AFL Coach Quotes: Round 17

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GEELONG

Chris Scott on:

Tom Atkins and Cam Guthrie

“Atkins and Guthrie in particular I thought around were fantastic.”

Max Holmes

“I thought he really stood up under the pressure.”

Mark Blicavs

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MELBOURNE

Simon Goodwin on:

Clayton Oliver

“We think it’s just bruised (thumb)”

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SYDNEY

John Longmire on:

Peter Ladhams

“He’s broken his thumb unfortunately.”

Tom Hickey

“He was able to get some training under his belt today (illness).”

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WESTERN BULLDOGS

Luke Beveridge on:

Anthony Scott

“Is likely to be out with concussion”

Aaron Naughton

“Jarred his knee, hopefully he’ll be okay.”

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COLLINGWOOD

Craig McRae on:

Darcy Moore

“Still not 100%,”

“Hopefully he’s back next week.”

Taylor Adams

“Unfortunately got concussed in the last minute of the game.”

Jordan DeGoey

“Seems like it’s going to be a couple of week injury.”

Nick Daicos

“We moved him on-ball to be honest and we just kept him out of centre bounces.”

“He played mostly on-ball in the second half.”

Josh Carmichael

“Had moments, looked like as the game got going he seemed to be running as hard as we thought he would.”

“I think he showed enough.”

Josh Daicos

“I thought Josh was brilliant today.”

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NTH MELBOURNE

David Noble on:

Jason Horne-Francis

“He needed to just go back and get some footy in order to I think re-establish himself back into the team.”

“He’ll clearly come into contention for next week.”

Aaron Hall

“Looks like he might be ready next week.”

Jaidyn Stephenson

“Hip (injury) I think it was.”

“I’m not sure on the severity”

Nick Larkey

“He’s actually overall had a pretty good year.”

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GOLD COAST

Stuart Dew on:

Noah Anderson and Matt Rowell

“I love the way they go about it, it’s inspiring.”

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RICHMOND

Damien Hardwick on:

Ivan Soldo

“Broke his thumb.”

Toby Nankervis (PCL)

“We mightn’t have any rucks next week, it’s going to be a challenge.”

Tom Lynch (Hamstring)

“Unfortunately he’s had some history, I think it’s the other side though.”

“He’ll still miss weeks.”

Shai Bolton

“His performance was pretty good.”

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ST KILDA

Brett Ratten on:

Hunter Clark

“Might be 50/50 next (game).”

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FREMANTLE

Justin Longmuir on:

Alex Pearce (calf)

“He just had a tight calf (late withdrawal), he felt it in the early warm-up.”

Nat Fyfe

“We were always hoping for week on week he would build his game.”

“We think he could have an impact in both parts of the ground (mid/fwd).”

Rory Lobb

“From what I see of Rory, he’s connected with his teammates, he seems to be enjoying his footy and he seems to be really committed.”

Griffin Logue

“He has been really flexible for us and been able to contribute at both ends of the ground.”

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GWS GIANTS

Mark McVeigh on:

Phil Davis

“It’s heartbreaking for our club to potentially lose him for the rest of the year which we clearly think that’s going to happen (hamstring).”

Adam Kennedy

“He’s up, fine (concussion).”

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PORT ADELAIDE

Ken Hinkley on:

Connor Rozee

“We think he’s an exceptionally talented young person who’s a great team player.”

“He continues to build a pretty strong season.”

Jeremy Finlayson

“I think he’s had an outstanding season.”

Sam Powell-Pepper

“One of those players that has been very consistent.”

Ryan Burton

“Ryan has had a great season, he’s had big match-ups every time.”

“He’s really emerging as a quality defender who can actually hurt you both ways.”

Scott Lycett

“He’ll obviously be better for the run (SANFL).”

“We’ll make some decisions around what that looks like later in the week (team selection).”

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BRISBANE

Chris Fagan on:

Carter Michael

“There were some things he did during the day that were terrific.”

Brandon Starcevich

“He stood up when there were a lot of his team mates didn’t play today.”

Noah Answerth

“He’ll be out until next Saturday (health and safety protocols).”

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ESSENDON

Ben Rutten on:

Jye Caldwell

“Really strong effort from Jye (cooler role on Lachie Neale), we probably haven’t given him a task like that yet but it’s something we’ve certainly been talking about.”

Massimo D’Ambrosio

“At this stage a cork.”

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HAWTHORN

Sam Mitchell on:

Mitch Lewis

“He certainly does that every week (apply pressure and team player) which has been his great growth this year.”

Ben McEvoy

“He was quite strong particularly around the ruck and he gives a really good contest.”

Finn Maginness

“I thought Finn was fantastic (cooler role on Jordan Dawson), he went to him for the first half, maybe about 10 minutes into the third (quarter), we had to drop it because we just lost ascendency in the game.”

Josh Ward

“His work rate is great for us.”

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ADELAIDE

Matthew Nicks on:

Matt Crouch

“I thought he finished the game off well, he’s a big part of that midfield.”

Sam Berry

“He’s been given a little bit more opportunity in and around the footy.”

Jake Soligo

“Probably didn’t get quite as much time in there (midfield) today as we will give him over the rest of this season.”

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WEST COAST

Adam Simpson on:

Josh Kennedy

“He’s a champion, outstanding man.”

Jack Petruccelle

“Minor hamstring awareness (subbed out).”

Nic Naitanui

“A little bit sore.”

“He’ll be better for the run.”

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CARLTON

Michael Voss on:

Mitch McGovern and Mark Pittonet

“We’ll sit down as a match committee and work that out (AFL or VFL return next week).”

Jack Newnes

“He was a bit limited in his range (leg cork – subbed out).”

“Early signs, hopefully he’s okay (next game).”

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