Australian Football League (AFL) Live Brisbane Lions vs Adelaide Crows match will be kick off at Gabba, Brisbane,Sunday 10 August 2014 online, 13:10 AEDT and its broadcast on Fox Footy.
The one injury concern for the Crows is key defender Daniel Talia who was subbed out with concussion last week. Matt Crouch, Jarryd Lyons, Tom Lynch and Jason Porplyzia starred in the SANFL is Brenton Sanderson wants to make some changes. For the Lions, don’t expect too many changes after their win over the Dees. Marco Paparone, Nick Robertson and Jordon Bourke continue to perform well in the reserves.
The Lions have won three out of their last five games, beating both North Melbourne and Gold Coast at home. They’re now 15tth on the table with a 6-12 record. They rank last in disposals per game and third last in points per game. Brisbane has a 5-5 record (7-3 against the line) against bottom-ten teams this season. The Crows have won three of their last five but their loss to the Eagles sees them out of the eight again. They are 7-3 (6-4 against the line) vs bottom-ten teams this year. They rank fourth in points per game this year.
These two sides have not played each-other for 17 months with Adelaide prevailing by 19-points. Jared Petrenko, Josh Jenkins, Taylor Walker and Patrick Dangerfield all kicked multiple goals whilst Scott Thompson starred with 31 touches. The Crows kicked five unanswered goals in the last quarter to beat Brisbane at the Gabba.
B: Justin Clarke, Matt Maguire, Ryan Harwood
HB: Jed Adcock, Daniel McStay, Joel Patfull
C: Rohan Bewick, Pearce Hanley, Dayne Zorko
HF: Josh Green, Michael Close, Jack Crisp
F: Daniel Merrett, Jonathan Freeman, Lewis Taylor
Fol: Stefan Martin, Tom Rockliff, James Aish
I/C: Nick Robertson, Marco Paparone, Darcy Gardiner, Sam Mayes
EMG: Ashley McGrath, Claye Beams, Ryan Lester
In: Jonathan Freeman, Nick Robertson, Marco Paparone
OUT: Ashley McGrath, Claye Beams, Ryan Lester
B Luke Brown, Daniel Talia, Luke Thompson
HB Brodie Smith, Andy Otten, Matthew Jaensch
C David Mackay, Brad Crouch, Ricky Henderson
HF Richard Douglas, Josh Jenkins, Mitch Grigg
F Matthew Wright, Taylor Walker, Eddie Betts
Fol Sam Jacobs, Patrick Dangerfield, Rory Sloane
I/C Tom Lynch, Jarryd Lyons, Brodie Martin, Charlie Cameron
EMG: Rory Laird, Matt Crouch, Sam Shaw
In Tom Lynch, Jarryd Lyons, Charlie Cameron
Out James Podsiadly (managed), Scott Thompson (hamstring), Rory Laird