Australian Football League (AFL) Live Richmond Tigers vs Brisbane Lions match will be kick off at MCG, Melbourne,Saturday 05 july 2014 online, 13:45 AEDT and its broadcast on Fox Footy.
The Lions climbed off the bottom of the ladder with a four-point upset of North last weekend – their fourth win of the year. These two teams are only separated by percentage with the Tigers also notching up their fourth win of 2014 last weekend against St Kilda.
These two sides met in round 5 on Thursday night with the Tigers easing away for a 43-point win. Ricmond skipper Trent Cotchin helped himself to 32 touches and a goal whilst Dustin Martin kicked three and Jack Rieowldt four. For the Lions, Tom Rockliff had 32 disposals and the now retired Jono Brown kicked four..
Since 2004, the Tigers are 10-1-1 against the Lions with their average winning margin of 31-points. With the Lions last beating Richmond in 2009. The Tigers have won the last six in a row (5-1 against the line) by an average of 29 points. Richmond is 1-7 (4-4 against the line) at the MCG this year. The Lions are 1-6 (4-3 against the line) at the MCG since 2010. The Lions average 65 points per game in 2014 whilst Richmond average 85.
B Troy Chaplin, Jake Batchelor, Alex Rance
HB Bachar Houli, Matt Dea, Dylan Grimes
C Dustin Martin, Shane Edwards, Ricky Petterd
HF Chris Newman, Ty Vickery, Brett Deledio
F Reece Conca, Jack Riewoldt, Anthony Miles
FOLL Ivan Maric, Brandon Ellis, Trent Cotchin
I/C Matt Thomas, Nathan Foley, Brett O’Hanlon,Daniel Jackson
EMG Aaron Edwards, Sam Lloyd, Matthew Arnot
IN Brett O’Hanlon, Daniel Jackson
OUT Nick Vlastuin (Leg), Steven Morris (Suspension)
B Justin Clarke, Joel Patfull, Matt Maguire
HB Daniel McStay, Jed Adcock, Ryan Lester
C James Aish, Tom Rockliff, Dayne Zorko
HF Claye Beams, Michael Close, Lewis Taylor
F Josh Green, Daniel Merrett, Sam Mayes
FOLL Stefan Martin, Pearce Hanley, Rohan Bewick
I/C Ryan Harwood, Ashley McGrath, Marco Paparone, Darcy Gardiner
EMG Jack Crisp, Jordan Lisle, Mitch Golby
IN Darcy Gardiner
OUT Jack Redden (Leg)