Round 9 Murray Bushrangers vs Oakleigh Chargers

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Coming off a 2 point victory over a powerful Sandringham Dragons last week the Murray Bushrangers host the ladder leader Oakleigh Chargers this Saturday at the Wangaratta Showground’s.

Coach Darren Ogier was impressed with the intensity of the team early in last week’s game. “Often the city boys are slow out of the blocks when they come to Wangaratta and it is important that we start the game well, we did that last week and will looking for a similar intensity against the Chargers this week” Ogier said.

“The Chargers are a quality side with good runners complimented with good height across the ground, there is no doubt this will be one of the toughest challenges of the season”

“We welcome back into the team some run through the midfield with Jake Marshall, Shaun Mannagh and Jim Carroll all welcome additions”.

“200cm Mooroopna lad Alex Tattersall will get an opportunity to play across the half back line while Tom Holman will provide a focal point up forward as he returns from a minor calf niggle’

“The energy has been good at training this week and we are very eager to get 3 wins in a row leading into next weekend’s bye”

This week’s game commences at 1.00pm at Norm Minns Oval in Wangaratta.

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Shaun Mannagh

North Albury

Jake Marshall

Deniliquin Rams

Jim Carroll


Alex Tattersall


Tom Holman




Nathan Drummond


Joshua Schache

Victorian Country Nationals

David Mennen

Victorian Country Nationals

Dan Howe

Victorian Country National

Brydan Hodgson



The selected team for this round is:


31. Jackson Clarke

(Wangaratta Magpies)

36. Mitch Mahady
(North Albury)

45. Allister Clark



27. Martin Brennan


30. Alex Tattersall


1.Brady Pritchard

(Yarrawonga FC)


6. Shaun Mannagh

(North Albury)

11. Kieran Ellis

(Albury FC)

33. Connor Brown



15. Brody Webster


20. Dougal Howard

(Albury Tigers)

17. Tom Holman



8. Henry Peni

(Shepparton Swans)

16. Nick Coughlan

(Albury Tigers)

13. Dylan McDonald



32. Isaac Muller

(Nth Albury)

12. Nick Mellington


19. Murray Waite

(Wangaratta Magpies)


7. Michael Duncan

(Mitta United)

18. Jim Carroll


26. Jake Marshall

(Deniliquin Rams)


48. Tom Nihill


29. Lachlan Tiziani

(Albury) (23rd Player)



38. Julius Battista


35. Dion Metzner


44. Lachie Leeds



Injured / Unavailable

Nathan Drummond


2 -3 Weeks

Joshua Schache

Victorian Country Nationals

2 – 4 Weeks

David Mennen

Victorian Country Nationals

2 – 4 Weeks

Dan Howe

Victorian Country National

2 – 4 Weeks

Brydan Hodgson


2 Weeks

Mitch King



Elijah Wales


2 -3 Weeks





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