AFL Round8: Framentle beat Richmonds with goal during siren
AFL Round 8: RICHMOND V FREMANTLE Match Report
AFL Round 8: It is the third time, David Mundy left Richmond Tigers heartbroken. He booted the last goal after the siren at MCG and Fremantle achieved the 5th victory.
After trailing 30 points in the third quarter, Tigers bounced back and snatched the lead 21 seconds earlier the last whistle. Thanks to Brandon Elis who kicked his 5th goal of the match.
Meanwhile, Dockers did not score a single goal at that time. But in last moments Lachie Neale cruised towards the goal and bounced to reach Mundy for the goal in last seconds of the game. He scored and the siren sounded, Fremantle won the game.
Round 20 of 2014, the former Freo captain faced a similar situation but he missed, meanwhile in 2017 ehy nailed it with 10.12 (72) to 10.10 (70) triumph.
Mundy’s latest valiant effort will make it a bitter pill for Tigers fans to gulp after he kicked a last-minute winner in round 17, 2015 following Bachar Houli’s disastrous kick-in.
Michael Walters was best afield with 38 disposals, including 15 contested, while Dustin Martin (27 possessions) had an inspired second half
AFL Round 8 match Facts:
RICHMOND 2.1 5.1 5.5 10.10 (70)
FREMANTLE 2.3 5.6 9.11 10.12 (72)
Richmond: Riewoldt 3, Caddy 2, Cotchin, Castagna, Martin, Rioli, Ellis
Fremantle: Taberner 2, Kersten 2, Mundy 2, Hill, Fyfe, McCarthy, Pearce
Official crowd: 31,200 at the MCG