[AFL Today's Pick] GWS Giants vs West Coast Eagles
- Title : [AFL Today's Pick] GWS Giants vs West Coast Eagles
West Coast should be too strong for GWS, extending their winning streak against the Giants to five games. Three of the last four meetings have been decided by a score of 1-39.
West Coast Eagles vs GWS Giants Predictions
The last four games between West Coast and GWS have been won by West Coast. The Eagles should be too good for the Giants, who are without key player Toby Greene.
The West Coast Eagles have won three of their last four games.
The West Coast Eagles have won four straight games against the GWS Giants.
This season, the West Coast Eagles have scored the first goal in 80 percent of their games.
Three of the last four meetings between these teams have been decided by a score of 1-39.
Head to Head
The West Coast Eagles have won the last four meetings with the GWS Giants, including the only meeting last year by 12 points.
The Eagles also have a nine-win advantage over the Giants in overall head-to-head competition.
Despite the fact that these matches were played in 2017, GWS has won the last two meetings between the two teams at Giants Stadium.
GWS Giants Form
Following a month of impressive performances against the likes of Collingwood and cross-town rivals Sydney Swans, the Giants are back in the race for the top eight.
The Giants' last two matches have both been decided by under a goal
GWS beat Essendon Bombers by two points in round eight and fell four points short of reigning premiers Richmond Tigers at Marvel Stadium last week.
After nine rounds, the GWS Giants are in ninth place on the ladder, with four wins and five losses for the season 2021.
GWS Giants Team News
After forwards Toby Greene and Jesse Hogan were added to the injury list, the Giants' depth will be put to the test once more.
Greene and Hogan are two of the Giants' six newcomers. Xavier O'Halloran, Kieren Briggs, and Tanner Bruhn have been left out due to injuries.
Nick Haynes, Jeremy Finlayson, Shane Mumford, Sam Reid, and Zach Sproule are among the players who have joined the team.
Both Phil Davis and captain Stephen Coniglio are still out.
West Coast Eagles Form
Since losing by 97 points to the Geelong Cats at GMHBA Stadium, the West Coast Eagles have come back with a bang.
Their last three games have been won by an average of 42 points. The Eagles have won 132-73 against the Fremantle Dockers, 98-60 against the Hawthorn Hawks, and 106-76 against the Adelaide Crows.
West Coast has lost three of their four away games this season, with their lone victory coming against Hawthorn a fortnight ago.
West Coast is ninth on the AFL ladder with a 6-3 record heading into round 10.
West Coast Team News
Shannon Hurn and Liam Ryan are both back available for the West Coast Eagles.
In addition, Harry Edwards joins the Eagles defense to replace Jeremy McGovern, who is out due to injury.
Jackson Nelson, Jamaine Jones, and Zac Langdon have withdrawn from the competition.
|Prediction||West Coast Eagles by 1-39|
|Start Time||00:00 : 23-May-21|