Its raining goals as the Tigers beat the Hawks,Â at a soaking MCG , on Saturday . Jubilant fans sat through the deluge of goals and rain to belt out the club song over and over again at the end of the game . Its been a long time coming , and the Tiger army is massing for a huge assault in September . As that great Tiger , Captain Blood was fond of saying Richmond “eat ‘ em alive “. Richmond Football Jumpers , Jerseys , Guernseys , are popular items .
NMFC ground out a thrilling win against another top side , the Cats , on friday night footy at Etihad . Its Round 19 and anything goes as both wins proved that the top teams are not undefeatable . GWS finally broke through to clinch their first victory of the season, Â by thrashing down and out Â Melbourne . Sydney , Collingwood , and Freo keep winning , but Carlton poised in ninth spot put up a lacklustre performance . StKilda continue to disappoint , whilst Port Â impress. The Lions and Eagles persist , and the Doggies keep trying , whilst Essendon’s form is inconsistent , a reflection of their club’s turmoil as they continue to refute drug taking allegations .