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Chris Scott urges AFL fixture conversation

Chris Scott urges AFL fixture conversation

Geelong coach Chris Scott has known as on the AFL to level to their “ethical framework” round where finals suits are scheduled.

The excessive-flying Cats, who’re in the combine for a high-two berth, had their build an divulge to to shift Sunday’s match in opposition to reigning premiers Richmond from the MCG to GMHBA Stadium denied by the league.

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Scott insisted the club had moved on immediate from the resolution, with the AFL citing a unfold of issues for the resolution including commercial entitlements.

“In the most up-to-date atmosphere, there are a number of examples of the AFL and the clubs desiring to be ready to modify on the cruise,” he said on Thursday.

“I possess the broader conversation into the future, round where teams will private to quiet play their home games, is a conversation we will private to quiet private in due route.”

Scott reiterated his space that clubs wants to be in a residing to clutch where their 11 home fixtures are played.

“With out a doubt by formulation of finals, that’s a dinky replacement in my survey to home-and-away games in that the AFL decides the fixture there,” he said.

“The question wants to be directed at them. They want to quiet level to their ethical framework for these eventualities.

“The AFL makes its possess resolution. We come by very, very dinky voice, if any.”

Geelong make a selection on a Richmond group that’s without movie star Dustin Martin nonetheless Scott insisted his facet can also unbiased no longer be complacent.

“Though he is the most efficient participant in the comp, there shall be one other sensible participant who’s available in and plays a identical role to him,” he said.

“They’ve confirmed over a truly long timeframe they’ll replace actually, actually excessive-level gamers with guys who can near in and enact the job.”

Scott printed he used to be “actually confident” of getting Jeremy Cameron wait on on deck sooner than the cease of the in model season after the star ahead strained his hamstring in round 16

“(That can) give him and us ample time to develop distinct he is admittedly cherry ripe going into finals,” he said.

Geelong query to private Gary Rohan (quad) and Lachie Henderson (inner most reasons) available for Shaun Higgins’ 250th match this weekend.

Scott said it used to be a “bit extra troublesome to notify” when midfielder Mitch Duncan would return from a PCL rupture nonetheless the club used to be “supremely confident” he’ll play this year.

Chris Scott urges AFL fixture conversation