Round 8, 2002
Fremantle vs Melbourne
Saturday 18 May
Fremantle win by 5 points
Goalkickers: Peter Vardy 3, Cameron Bruce 2, Brad Green 2, Matthew Whelan 2, Travis Johnstone 1, Andrew Leoncelli 1, David Neitz 1, Russell Robertson 1
3 - Travis Johnstone
The Demons travelled to Perth to face Jeff Farmer and Troy Simmonds as opponents for the first time.
Trent Croad kicked seven goals for the Dockers but it was a familiar face who sank the Demons. Just seconds before the siren Neitz fell into Farmer's back and conceded a free kick. Farmer converted the kick from 30m out to spark wild scenes amongst the Freo faithful.
Trent Croad kicked 7 goals, and Jeff Farmer, got his third after the siren to win the game and spark wild scenes amongst the Freo faithful.
Best were Whelan, Powell and Johnstone.
After The Siren