Starting the action on Saturday afternoon North Melbourne will welcome Fremantle to the Etihad Stadium, so if you are looking to place a wager on this match head to Sportsbet for your best options.
The Dockers are heading into the fixture as favourites at $1.72 with Ladbrokes.com.au, and after a crucial win last weekend could be a safe bet. Freo dominated derby rivals West Coast last round to set their season back on track, so will look to secure that with a win this weekend.
Fremantle are sitting in fifth spot on the ladder going into round 19 – level on points with the fourth-placed Western Bulldogs – and need to up their percentage to move back into the top four.
Hayden Ballantyne was a standout Docker last weekend booting six with skipper Matthew Pavlich right alongside with four. The two leaders need to step to the mark once again to ensure another pivotal win.
The Roo’s come into this weekend off the back of a disappointing loss to the Western Bulldogs last weekend, and are at $2.12 with Ladbrokes.com.au for a win this round.
North Melbourne are sitting in ninth spot on the ladder – a win outside the top eight – so will hope the likes of Brent Harvey and Leigh Adams can up their game this weekend for that crucial push.
Our tip of the match is to back Freo to win by 25-36 points at $9 with Ladbrokes.com.au.
AFLRules Tip Of The Match
These two butt heads at a point in the season were both are desperate for wins. Fremantle need the four points to get back into the top four while the Dees want to keep top eight hopes alive. We predict a Freo win for this one as their season seems back on track after last week’s win, so our tip of the match is to back Freo to win by 25-36 points at $9 with Ladbrokes.com.au.