Melbourne captain Max Gawn spoke to Channel Seven after the sport…
Q: Unbelievable scenes down right here. It was a tricky recreation of footy, there was little doubt about that however if you had been challenged you actually rose to the event.
A: How lengthy was it when he kicked it?
Q: 15 seconds.
A: That’s clutch. He has been enjoying good soccer this yr. We had been on the fallacious finish of some moments final week. We studied it quite a bit. The final 10 minutes of the Collingwood recreation we watched quite a bit. You noticed great things within the final 10 minutes we had been capable of maintain our nerve. Sure, they received some targets however gee it was good soccer.
Q: With all of the examine you had been doing throughout the week what was ‘Goody’ saying then when it was three factors at three-quarter time?
A: Sure, I used to be making an attempt to look at him all through the final quarter. He stored placing up as many fingers as he may, for 5, 4, three, two. We performed the Melbourne manner. We now have been enjoying onerous soccer for 4 weeks now. Sadly misplaced to Collingwood however the model is there.
Q: Kysaiah Pickett, unbelievable from him.
A: Sure. He performed nicely. Did a few good issues over right here within the final quarter as nicely. To place the icing on the cake. We now have been on the fallacious finish like I mentioned a couple of occasions this yr so to have the ability to get on the suitable finish is sweet.
Q: Defensively, Harrison Petty performed a vital function for you tonight. Jake Lever’s fingertip on the road. It’s these one per facilities that make you guys so potent.
A: McKay he had his arms full. Jake Lever and Michael Hibberd. Jayden Hunt’s final two minutes was unbelievable. I swear he had each inside 50. The again line held us in video games the previous couple of weeks.
Q: How do you evaluuate the place you might be at. One home-and-away recreation. How do you sum up your place locked within the prime 4.
A: It’s a loopy season and it’s a loopy season in life. Each recreation has been a ultimate since we went to Geelong 5 weeks in the past. It’s one other ultimate subsequent week. If we lose we’re most likely going again up there for the next week. If we win we’re capable of take the highest two spot. That’s why we play footy. MCG, 60,000 (folks). That’s good.