With two Marsh Series clashes and one scratch match in the books, it’s time to take stock and look ahead to North Melbourne’s season opener against St Kilda at Marvel Stadium on March 21.
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.
Well … that was definitely a game. A really, really frustrating game.
There are so many areas to highlight, but perhaps the best way to start is with a quote from Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley.
There was an element of the unknown walking into Marvel Stadium on Friday night.
Some games are relatively by-the-book and there’s not a lot which stands out to catch the eye. Sunday was not one of those days.
It’s so relaxing being able to sit back and enjoy the last quarter with a result already in hand.
It’s much easier writing these things after a win, let me tell you.
At the moment the midfield mix isn’t right. Or to be more accurate, it’s not complete.