Match winner Blake Acres speaks to 6PR commentary team following match-winning goal
Carlton is through to a preliminary final and match-winner Blake Acres spoke to the 6PR commentary team immediately following the upset victory.
With less than a minute to go, Acres took a mark in front of goal and immediately played on.
“I didn’t want to go back and have a set shot, I’d have been poo-ing myself I reckon.”
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The shot was agonisingly close to the post for Blues fans, and former teammate David Mundy asked Acres just how close it was.
“About half a metre I reckon Dave. As I said, I wasn’t going to have a set shot!”