Bombers Spoil Freo Farewells – Book Finals Spot
The Bombers will feature in September after proving too strong for the Dockers, winning 13.9.87 to 7.13.55 at Optus Stadium.
In a blow for their midfield, David Zaharakis appeared to suffer an ankle injury that ended his night early as they controlled the game to win by 32 points.
Zach Merrett dominated with 2 goals and 23 disposals, Dylan Shiel and Ahmed Saad terrific with 27 each.
The Dockers best was Michael Walters who booted 2 and had 36 possesions while Cam McCarthy snared 3 goals for the home side.
The Dockers fare welled club legends Aaron Sandilands and Hayden Ballantyne in what was their last appearance in front of their home fans after stellar careers.
Aaron Sandilands joined the call team post game to reflect on his magnificent career.
Ben Allan votes for the Tony Barlow Menswear Player of The Year 👔👖
5️⃣ Michael Walters
4️⃣ David Mundy
3️⃣ Brad Hill
2️⃣ Ed Langdon
1️⃣ Adam Cerra #AFLFreoEssendon
— 6PR Football (@6prfootball) August 17, 2019