Why can’t footy be played like it used to?

Of course that is a subjective impression but I defy everyone to come up with a far better video game than the 1994 State of Origin match among South Australia and Victoria. I challenge you.

What can make the position of this video game all the much more astounding is that it was played in the fourth 12 months of the Adelaide Crows’ AFL journey.

It has mostly been overlooked by the soccer public since in 1994, State of Origin soccer was seriously underneath threat.

Victorian curiosity had waned and South Australians have been obtaining their weekly AFL fix with the Crows.

Both of those condition teams have been depleted and star gamers have been getting withheld by their coaches or their clubs.

In the direct-up to this video game I had a “vigorous” dialogue with the chairman of the Adelaide Football Club, Bob Hammond, about the availability of our … Read More