How things can change for North Melbourne in the space of three weeks.
Sometimes there’ll be games with plenty happening both on and off the ball. On other occasions – Sunday night for instance – it’s all quite simple.
In comparing Round 2 to Round 3, North Melbourne received a valuable learning experience of what happens when not executing the system which can serve it so well.
If, not knowing Sunday’s result, you read a match report from Giants Stadium about an even contest before one side pulled away late, what percentage of people would have guessed North Melbourne as the victors?
We’re back! Football is just a few days away, so it’s time to refresh our memory with what was learned from North Melbourne’s Round 1 win against St Kilda.
What can you take out of a pre-season game when both sides are missing key players?
Some background to explain why the process and ball movement against the Power was so surprising...
Friday night wins are always fun. It just sets up the entire weekend perfectly.
Let’s get this one out of the way first: This post will be an umpiring free zone.
Well … that was definitely a game. A really, really frustrating game.