The Preliminary Finals in AFL kicks off on Friday as Geelong Cats lock horns with the Brisbane Lions at MCG. Here we have the live stream of the Geelong Cats vs Brisbane Lions preliminary final, start time, preview, h2h, prediction, and how to watch on TV.
🇦🇺 Competition: AFL Preliminary Finals
🏉 Fixture: Geelong Cats vs Brisbane Lions
🗓 Date: Friday, 16 Sept. 2022
🕟 Time: 7:50 pm AEST
🏟 Venue: MCG
📺 TV and Live Stream: 7, Fox Footy, Kayo
Geelong Cats vs Brisbane Lions: Start Time and Venue
The preliminary final between Geelong and Brisbane will take place on Friday, 16 Sept. at 7:50 pm AEST. Geelong Cats will host the game at the ‘G.
Geelong Cats will be the favorites for this tie. They are on an incredible 14-match winning streak, which sees them finishing the regular season right at the top.
In the qualifying final, the Cats took care of the magpies in a nail-biter. They beat the Magpies by 78-72.
Elsewhere, Brisbane Lions finished the regular season at 6th on the ladder. They took care of Richmond in the qualifying final with a narrow victory of 106-104.
The Lions cruised past the defending premiers Melbourne Demons last week by 79-92 points at the ‘G. It will give them a lot of momentum before taking on Geelong at the same venue.
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— Brisbane Lions (@brisbanelions) September 15, 2022
Head-to-Head and Stats
Geelong Cats are 2-1 up against Brisbane Lions in their previous three head-to-head meetings. Moreover, they won the only meeting this season in Round 4 by 10 points.
- R4 (2022): Cats 80-70 Lions
- R15 (2021): Lions 94-50 Cats
- R2 (2021): Cats 81-80 Lions
Geelong Cats vs Brisbane Lions Prediction
Geelong Cats are on an incredible run. They are on a 14-match winning streak. Moreover, the Cats boast the best defensive unit in the league. They have conceded an average of 64 points a game since round 15.
On the other hand, Brisbane Lions are deadly in their forward-stopping ability. It would be an eye-catching battle between the two.
Moreover, the Lions’ victory over the Demons last week by 79-92 points will work as shots to their arms. It will be an intriguing battle between the two as a spot for the premiership will be on the line.
Geelong met the Lions in Round 4 this season for a 10-point victory. Tom Hawkins kicked five goals. We predict Geelong will continue their winning streak.
How Can I Stream Geelong vs Brisbane Live AFL Match?
You can watch the preliminary final between Geelong vs Brisbane on TV via Channel 7 in Australia. The live stream will be available on Kayo and Fox Footy. Fans from overseas can watch the live stream via Watch AFL.