Essendon Lose Another Thriller

GEELONG 5.1 8.4 8.6 13.11 (89)
ESSENDON 1.3 3.5 8.10 11.4 (80)

GOALS
Geelong: Hawkins 3, Selwood 2, Kersten 2, Duncan 2, Motlop 2, Horlin-Smith, Enright
Essendon: Carlisle 2, Colyer 2, Daniher 2, Howlett, J. Merrett, Hibberd, Stanton, Dampsey

BEST
Geelong: Selwood, Horlin-Smith, Hawkins, Murdoch, Bartel, Motlop, Duncan, Kelly
Essendon: Heppell, Goddard, Zaharakis, Fletcher, Colyer

INJURIES
Geelong: Taylor (head), Selwood (thigh), Christensen (shin)
Essendon: Nil

SUBSTITUTES
Geelong: Shane Kersten replaced by Josh Caddy in the final quarter
Essendon: Kyle Hardingham replaced by Zach Merrett in the third quarter

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Rosebury, Kamolins, Findlay

Official crowd: 43,732 at Etihad Stadium