Albany huge man Darcy Cameron won’t overlook his first AFL sport in a Collingwood jumper, producing a powerful show because the Magpies drew with Richmond in a thriller on the MCG to restart the 2020 premiership season.
After one senior sport in three seasons with Sydney, Cameron was traded to the Magpies and was introduced along with his jumper by former Pies captain Nick Maxwell.
Cameron, a North Albany product, took the second-highest variety of marks on the bottom, eight in whole, three of which had been contested because the Pies and Tigers performed out a low-scoring draw.
He additionally collected 13 possessions, 4 hit outs, 4 intercept possessions, and had two rating involvements.
The 24-year-old was concerned in am after-game interview with Channel 7, which included a pre-recorded video along with his household.
He additionally joined Magpies coach Nathan Buckley within the official post-match press convention.
“Enjoying my first sport for the membership in entrance of nobody for one of many greatest golf equipment within the AFL in opposition to the reigning premiers and drawing, it was very odd,” Cameron mentioned.
“I believe marking is one among my strengths, and if I can deliver that to the crew then I’ll try this.
“After that lengthy of break I believe you’ll be able to by no means match, match depth in all of the intra-club video games however nothing compares to match depth like that.
“I did suppose I used to be shut quite a lot of instances (at Sydney) however I used to be searching for extra alternative by coming right here to Collingwood and I acquired it tonight.”
Pingaring’s Liam Baker racked up 12 touches off half-back for the Tigers within the draw.
West Coast Eagles vice-captain and North Albany junior Jeremy McGovern will miss Saturday evening’s conflict in opposition to Brisbane on the Gabba after failing to have his one-game suspension for putting Alex Sexton in his facet’s disappointing 44-point loss at Metricon Stadium.
McGovern took 5 marks from 9 disposals however was cited by the match evaluation panel for a strike within the third quarter, which the Eagles had been unsuccessful in contesting on the AFL tribunal tonight.
Fremantle celebrity and Lake Grace junior Nat Fyfe returned in terrific type for the Dockers as they misplaced an exhilarating end in opposition to Brisbane on the Gabba on Saturday.
He completed with 24 possessions and three targets because the Dockers misplaced by 12 factors.
North Albany product and Carlton ahead Mitch McGovern took seven marks and kicked one aim from 10 touches as his facet fell one level brief in opposition to Melbourne of their return.
— to thewest.com.au