Blog log from R3 of 2021: Carlton vs Fremantle

Betts snaps on the spin from the pocket but it flies wide from 25m, but to the disappointment of the crowd. (Q1 0:32)
Walters chases a shank by Darcy towards the corridor, he draws a contact free on Plowman 40m out and kicks truly for the first goal of the afternoon. (Q1 4:00)
Silvagni reefs the ball out of a big pack 20m to Walsh who has Newnes standing on his own, he does the rest off the right boot. (Q1 7:03)
After Dow gets caught HTB in the guts, Colyer drops a mark in the pocket but has space to butter up, turn onto his right boot and screw through the goal from 20m. (Q1 10:46)
Jones marks in the centre, waits and hits the lead of McKay 45m out on a slight angle, who misses badly. (Q1 13:02)
Serong grabs the ball from a teammate’s hands and hits Frederick in front of Saad near the hotspot, crowd boos as it probably should have been pinged but Frederick goals. (Q1 16:25)
Silvagni gives to Pittonet who snaps wide off a step from 40m on the flank after Carlton’s pressure forces multiple turnovers at half forward. (Q1 17:54)
Fogarty intercepts the kick in by Young and kicks it over his head for a goal from near the hotspot. (Q1 18:29)
Switkoski gets a contact free on Petrevski-Seton putting his head over the ball 40m out on the flank, but misses near side. (Q1 21:37)
Parks intercepts at half forward and sends a high ball back to the top of the square, Ryan holds Silvagni for a free 20m out who misses badly. (Q1 25:54)
Repeat inside 50s tell for Carlton eventually, Walsh gives McKay a Joe the Goose special. (Q1 26:47)
Silvagni beats Chapman in a ground battle on the wing then passes to Gibbons 40m out on the flank just before the QT siren, but it’s another disappointing set shot, no score. (Q1 30:39)
McKay marks a Fogarty pass on the skid at the hotspot but again it’s a poor set shot from a very gettable spot. (Q2 0:48)
Cerra comes in too hot for a loose ball that Curnow had established position over and concedes a free kick on the HFF, Curnow plays on and goals! (Q2 1:48)
Carlton bosses the next centre bounce, Fogarty goes to Casboult who beats Ryan one out to mark 20m out on the flank… but he misses as well. (Q2 3:38)
Casboult goes to the pocket where McKay has two on him but draws a contact free on Conca, now comes the hard part… that one is straight from 25m! (Q2 6:03)
Jones intercepts a Ryan rebound kick over Darcy on the wing and pumps it back in, McKay marks near the hotspot and boots goal number three! (Q2 8:49)
Cripps feeds Walsh for another repeat inside 50 for the Blues, Silvagni gets a rather soft holding free on Ryan 20m out in the pocket but misses. (Q2 12:44)
Frederick marks a very short pass by Taberner on the flank 50m out but misses. (Q2 16:39)
Silvagni shapes to shoot off a step from the flank 30m out but instead goes to McKay who monsters Young to mark and play on to goal from 10m. (Q2 18:59)
Docherty passes to Gibbons on the boundary 40m out, his set shot is wide and rushed. (Q2 21:09)
Cottrell gets to the square to touch through a high Frederick snap from near the hotspot. (Q2 22:22)
Betts is front and centre for Casboult’s contest 20m out in the pocket, he rolls through a classic Eddie finish and salutes the adoring Blue fans! (Q2 25:05)
Darcy gets a quick replying goal from a snap from 20m in the pocket after Walters reefs out a handball against two Blues. (Q2 27:00)
Taberner snaps across his body and across the face from near the hotspot. (Q2 27:17)
Fogarty marks on the HFF, turns and goes inside to Murphy who plays on from 40m on a slight angle and steers through another one for Carlton. (Q2 28:24)
Ryan holds Cripps to give away a free at the hotspot for the opening goal of Q3. (Q3 3:20)
McKay marks in front of the hapless Cox 40m out on a slight angle but misses. (Q3 4:38)
Walsh passes to the lead of McKay 30m out on the flank, he screws through his fifth with apparent ease. (Q3 9:54)
Serong gives away a downfield free to McKay in the pocket 20m out, that’s six goals for big Harry. (Q3 11:20)
Walsh clears from a stoppage on the wing, McKay marks 40m out on the flank but shanks the set shot OOTF. (Q3 14:05)
Cripps catches Darcy HTB at a ball up 40m out on a slight angle, he boots his second goal of Q3. (Q3 15:20)
Switkowski passes to Walters who marks 30m out on the flank for a goal that elicits zero reaction, only Blue fans left here. (Q3 20:21)
Frederick roves and misses from 30m on the flank. (Q3 21:07)
Taberner leaps in front of Plowman to mark 20m out in front for some junk. (Q3 24:41)
Darcy marks a Walters pass over a sprawling Jones 40m out on a slight angle after Brayshaw sharks Cripps at the bounce. Darcy’s kick is short and rushed. (Q3 26:21)
Switkowski roves a Dow fumble but just snaps wide from 30m on the flank. (Q3 28:43)
Walsh passes to McKay to mark yet again in front of Cox near the boundary 40m out, he misses. (Q4 1:45)
Henry leaps over Docherty to mark a Switkowski high ball to 30m on the flank, he misses. (Q4 4:05)
Silvagni roves a Casboult contest 20m out in front and gets a free for Chapman getting in his back, he converts. (Q4 6:30)
McKay draws a contact free on Cox going for a Dow pass 35m out on a slight angle. He screws through his seventh goal. (Q4 11:14)
Henry passes to the lead of Frederick near true CHF who misses again. (Q4 14:51)
Giro receives from Brayshaw and screws through a nice finish from the pocket. (Q4 15:24)
Taberner takes a contested grab with Weitering draped all over him in the pocket 20m out, but misses. (Q4 18:13)
Switkowski roves 20m out and runs into goal to practically no reaction from the crowd. (Q4 19:51)
McKay marks a Walsh pass 35m out on a slight angle but misses. (Q4 27:14)
Taberner gets some junk from 20m after a run by Frederick. (Q4 27:46)
After a Switkowski handball clanger on the wing, Murphy passes short to Gibbons near the hotspot who converts. (Q4 30:12)

Source: fanfooty.com.au

Blog log from R3 of 2021: Carlton vs Fremantle