Three flags over five years; premiers in 2007, 2009 and 2011. Geelong’s haul was an impressive one.
But did the Cats reach their full potential?
This week on the Real Footy podcast, Jimmy Bartel joins Michael Gleeson, Jake Niall and Caroline Wilson to talk about his brilliant AFL career, including the three premierships that Bartel believes got away.
We get the inside word on Mark Thompson’s very brief instructions at quarter-time of the 2009 grand final that changed a game, and find out about the hardest game of football Bartel played.
Why was his favourite home and away season game a loss? What was the most “insane” goal he has seen up close? And why does he get asked more about a point than any goal he kicked?