Photos by Michael Shillito
ROUND 8 - SYDNEY v ESSENDON
ANZ Stadium, Sunday 18th May 2008.
The Marn Grook Trophy
as a local elder says
the welcome to country
The Bombers run
through their banner
The Swans make their
entrance
The Aboriginal flag
marks Marn Grook day
Game on, the pack
gathers around the ball
First blood to the
Swans
Adam Goodes takes a
free
Brett Kirk fires a
handpass
Jarred Moore is tackled
Boundary throw-in
Matthew Lloyd lines up
a shot
Matthew Lloyd throws
the grass
Darren Jolly shoots
and misses
Pat Ryder drives the
Bombers forward
Stacks on the mill on
the forward line
The Bomber fans go up
during their second
quarter fightback
Henry Playfair
prepares a shot
Set shot for Ryan
O'Keefe
Centre bounce
Into the second half
Ball up on centre wing
Essendon get a centre
break
Kieran Jack shrugs a
tackle
Free against Lewis
Roberts-Thompson
Peter Everitt
dispossesses David
Hille
A pack of players
around the ball
Michael O'Loughlin
shoots
Henry Playfair takes
the Swans forward
Blood rule for Angus
Monfries
It's one-way traffic in
the last quarter
It's all over, a 91-point
Swans' win
Leo Barry & Michael
O'Loughlin hold the
Marn Grook Trophy