I was just thinking what an amazing group of retirees we’ve had in 2017 so I thought I’d sit down and see if I could pick of team of the best of 2017. Reckon you’ll agree it’s a fair line up of talent. Also, if I’ve forgotten anyone let me know as I’m sure I have.
B: Andrew Mackie (Geel), Tom Lonergan (Geel), Sean Dempster (Syd/StK)
HB: Luke Hodge (Haw), Josh Gibson (Haw), Leigh Montagna (StK)
C: Matthew Boyd (WB), Sam Mitchell (Haw/WCE),, Scott Thompson (Melb/Adel)
HF: Steve Johnson (Geel/GWS), Nick Riewoldt (StK), James Kelly (Geel/Ess),
F: Jesse White (Syd/Coll), Drew Petrie (Nth Melb/WCE), Robert Murphy (WB)
R: Ivan Maric (Adel/Rich), Matthew Priddis (WCE), Jobe Watson (Ess)
I: Sam Butler (WCE), Dennis Armfield (Carl), Zac Dawson (Haw/StK,Freo), Brent Stanton (Ess)