‘Another Cinderella story about to happen’: History says Melbourne are due to deliver

The era of fairytale premierships is well and truly upon us, and Melbourne gets a chance to add their club to the ever-growing list. While our minds immediately go to the Western Bulldogs in 2016 and Richmond in 2017 when it comes to breaking long droughts, there have actually been quite a few this century. This is the AFL equalisation policy at work. In 2001, Brisbane record their first ever premiership after coming into the competition in 1987, and when we factor in the merge with Fitzroy it was...

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