Brisbane Lions

Finals Week 3 – Brisbane v Geelong: Put to the Sword

Some snippets of thoughts from Sasha Lennon as the Lions were overpowered by the Cats in the preliminary final.

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1 week ago, The Footy Almanac, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

Lions ruckman Stefan Martin facing uncertain future

The Brisbane veteran is yet to be handed a contract for 2021. The post Lions ruckman Stefan Martin facing uncertain future appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Brisbane Lions

What worked and didn't work for Port Adelaide and Brisbane in 2020

Port Adelaide and the Brisbane Lions finished 1st and 2nd at the end of the Home and Away season, and impressive wins in their Qualifying Finals earned them home Preliminary Finals. Unfortunately for both clubs they came up against mature, experienced Finals teams in Richmond and Geelong that were able...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions, Port Adelaide Power

Lachie Neale wins Brownlow medal, outlines bold ambition for Brisbane

Lions midfielder finishes ahead of Travis Boak in countChristian Petracca and Jack Steele come equal third With a Brownlow medal hanging around his neck, Lachie Neale has put his Brisbane side “on the hook” and vowed not to stop until the next box is ticked. The Lions midfielder romped to the AFL’s top...

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1 week ago, The Guardian, Brisbane Lions

How Brisbane's "Achilles heel" came back to haunt them

Garry Lyon had stated multiple times throughout 2020 that he was worried about how Brisbane’s forward line would perform when it mattered most and following their Preliminary Final loss to Geelong, he still feels it is their “Achilles heel”. Charlie Cameron kicked two goals, but Eric Hipwood and Dan...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

Houli: Brisbane loss was a gift for Richmond

Bachar Houli has labelled Richmond’s qualifying-final loss a “gift”, admitting there were moments in 2020 when he doubted whether he would contest yet another grand final. Every AFL player has made sacrifices of some description to ensure the show went on amid a COVID-19 outbreak that...

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1 week ago, The Roar, Brisbane Lions, Richmond Tigers

Brisbane Lion Lachie Neale races to big Brownlow win

Brisbane star Lachie Neale has won this year’s Brownlow medal, polling 31 votes from 17 games in the shortened AFL season. Neale was voted best on ground in a remarkable 10 matches during 2020, fashioning an unassailable lead in Sunday’s Brownlow count after 16 rounds of the 18-round season. The...

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1 week ago, The New Daily, Brisbane Lions

Brownlow Medal live: Will Demons gun Christian Petracca spoil Lions favourite Lachie Neale’s party?

Brisbane’s season ended in heartbreak, but there could be a silver lining tonight with gun midfielder Lachie Neale the hot favourite to claim tonight’s Brownlow Medal.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

Fagan confirms Brisbane’s interest in free agent

It didn't take long for Brisbane to plan for next season. The post Fagan confirms Brisbane’s interest in free agent appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Brisbane Lions

Where Brisbane were “found out” in Preliminary Final loss

Brisbane’s tall forwards were “found out” in their Preliminary Final loss to Geelong, according to Kane Cornes. Lions pair Eric Hipwood and Dan McStay were well held against the Cats taking five marks and kicking just one goal between them in Saturday night’s 40-point defeat. With their 2020 campaign...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

Lions fans furious over Dangerfield throw

Brisbane fans were not happy with the umpires last night. The post Lions fans furious over Dangerfield throw appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

Knocked out Lions confirm they are ‘very keen’ to add Bombers gun for flag tilt

The Lions have been mighty quiet about potential trade and free agency recruits while being in full on finals mode.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Essendon Bombers

Brisbane vs Geelong | AFL Finals | Match Review

Geelong finally break their preliminary final hoodoo, defeating Brisbane by 40 points at the Gabba. After 4 preliminary final losses in a row, Geelong finally get their shot on another premiership. I go through and review the game, go through some fantasy scores, and give my man of the match for todays...

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1 week ago, Dreamteam Talk, Fantasy, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

The Lions ‘blew’ a perfect flag chance. But Chris Fagan insists it's part of a painful ‘process’

Dual premiership Kangaroo David King believes the Lions have “blown” a golden premiership opportunity that will likely never face them again.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

Fiesty Cats farewell Lions

AFL: The Geelong Cats have put an end to the Brisbane Lions dream season with an impressive and dominant performance in their Prelim Final.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

Crowd goes ‘bananas’ after Patrick Dangerfield throw against Brisbane

How does this keep happening?

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

Gary Ablett to end AFL career with grand final as Geelong beats Brisbane

Gary Ablett to end AFL career with grand final as Geelong beats Brisbane

Gary Ablett’s storied AFL career will end on the biggest stage as the Geelong Cats advance to next Saturday’s grand final against Richmond. The dual Brownlow Medallist was an influential figure in the Cats’ 40-point win over the Brisbane Lions at the Gabba on Saturday night to ensure...

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1 week ago, The New Daily, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

Lions player ratings: 12 fails as several stars fall short on the big finals stage

So many Lions players were below their best on Saturday night.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

Vintage Gazza, superb defending lead Cats past Lions and into the grand final

Two last-quarter goals from Kane Lambert – one a fluke and one a ripper – have seen the Tigers down minor premiers Port Adelaide by six points and powered Richmond to their third grand final in four years. The Cats had the better of things in the first quarter, with a look at the stat sheet...

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1 week ago, The Roar, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

Geelong steamroll Brisbane to set up grand occasions for Ablett and Dangerfield

Geelong are through to another grand final, vanquishing the Brisbane Lions by 40 points. And it took a key play from Patrick Dangerfield and Gary Ablett to help get them there.

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1 week ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

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