Joey Montagna spoke on the Midweek Rub today about the Richmond player that was the stiffest to miss out on selection to the All-Australian squad of 44.
“He is one of the best half-forwards in the competition, I was surprised he wasn’t in the squad of 44,” Joey said on the Midweek Rub.
Richmond’s sole representative for the All-Australian preliminary squad was Dustin Martin.
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Daisy Thomas wondered if the preliminary squad was starting to get a bit too broad.
“Is the fact that there’s 18 teams awarded at least one player making this a bit of a competitor’s award?” he asked.
“Oscar Allen you had a very good year, but your side is putrid, and whether there’s a better person to go in there… I dunno, it just feels a bit too nice for mine.
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