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Tag Archives: Western Bulldogs

Walking on Sunshine

Today it’s carnival footy for the AFLW clash between Footscray and Collingwood. Both teams hyped pre-season as contenders but you sense that supporter tension has eased from the bulldog psyche with that boys’ premiership in the back pack. Up on … Continue reading

Leave your Pets at home

Collingwood purport to have over 70,000 paid up members yet only 28,339 fans in toto made it into Etihad stadium for this game. The game had a late start but really you’d reckon a few more of the faithful would show … Continue reading

Enter the Boom Box

I recall only one game worse than this – a cold wet windy slog between Fitzroy and Hawthorn in 1979 fought in “Arctic blast” conditions.  That day only 6000 diehards braved the elements in the then standing room terraces. A … Continue reading

Dead Dog Rubber

A tale of two clubs. One buoyed by pre season enthusiasm is bolted to its fate by the Presidential proclamation that the Dogs MUST make the Grand Final which seals Rocket Eades death warrant when the club fails to make … Continue reading

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Sub Woof Woof Woof Woofer

Bad week for the dogs, money pilfered (or fraud as its called when the shirt is white), Lakey goes back to the Magoos, Hally cant get up. And it all started here on a damp Sunday twilight game at the … Continue reading