Cats Claw Bombers

GEELONG 4.5 9.7 15.11 20.14 (134)
ESSENDON 2.1 5.4 8.5 10.7 (67)

GOALS
Geelong: Hawkins 5, Smedts 3, Johnson 2, Murdoch 2, Taylor 2, Chapman 2, Duncan, Mackie, Motlop, Walker
Essendon: Bellchambers 3, Crameri, Davey, Dell’Olio, Gumbleton, Jetta, Monfries, Myers

BEST
Geelong: Duncan, Johnson, Smedts, Selwood, Mackie, Hawkins, Corey, Kelly
Essendon: Myers, Bellchambers, Stanton, Watson, Heppell

INJURIES
Geelong: Johnson (right groin)
Essendon: Nil

SUBSTITUTES
Geelong: Cameron Guthrie replaced Steve Johnson in the third quarter
Essendon: Nathan Lovett-Murray replaced Angus Monfries in the third quarter

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Rosebury, Nicholls, Hay

Official crowd: 50,066 at Etihad Stadium