Leigh Matthews’ list of breakout finals performances
Leigh Matthews said it was “awesome” to see surprise performances at the footy, especially in finals.
He cited Mason Cox’s three goals and 11 marks in Friday night preliminary final as a prime example.
“There’s a reasonable chance that’ll be the best 15 minutes of football Mason Cox will ever play,” he said on 3AW Football.
“He was just awesome.”
Some of Lethal’s star performances in finals:
- Nick Duigan (2013 Elimination Final Carlton vs Richmond)
- Tom Boyd (2016 Grand Final Bulldogs vs Sydney)
- Shane Ellen (1997 Grand Final Adelaide vs St Kilda)
- Ted Hopkins (1970 Grand Final Carlton vs Collingwood)
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