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  • Melbourne Demons vs Brisbane Lions tips for Saturday's AFL Qualifying Final match
  • Demons have won 5 out of the last 7 matches against the Lions
  • Who will book a spot in the Preliminary Finals?
  • Match preview, predictions and latest team news
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Melbourne Demons can score another win over the Brisbane Lions (Getty Images)
Bets.com.au Staff 27 Aug 2021
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Melbourne Demons vs Brisbane Lions Tips


After the dramatic win to seal the minor premiership, the Dees are tipped to follow it up with victory over Brisbane. The Lions will be no pushovers though with a 1-39 point margin predicted.
  • Melbourne Demons vs Brisbane Lions Tips
  • Head to Head
  • Melbourne Demons Form
  • Melbourne Demons Team News
  • Melbourne Demons Team List
  • Brisbane Lions Form
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  • Melbourne Demons vs Brisbane Lions FAQs

  • Melbourne Demons won the minor premiership.
  • Melbourne Demons have won their last 4 matches.
  • Melbourne Demons have won 5 out of the last 7 matches against Brisbane Lions.
  • Brisbane Lions have won 4 of their last 5 matches.
  • Brisbane Lions' Joe Daniher kicked 3+ goals in his last 3 matches.

Head to Head


Melbourne have won five out of the last seven matches against Brisbane. 

The Demons won the last encounter between the two sides by 22 points in Sydney in Round 12 this year. 

Brisbane won the only meeting between the two sides in 2020, defeating Melbourne by four points at Metricon Stadium in Round 8.

Melbourne Demons Form


Last week, Melbourne secured their first minor premiership in 57 years after captain Max Gawn kicked truly after the siren to defeat Geelong at GMHBA Stadium by four points.

Melbourne are coming into the finals in spectacular form, winning their last four matches with wins over Gold Coast Suns, West Coast Eagles and Adelaide Crows.

Melbourne Demons Team News


The Demons are unchanged from the side which defeated Geelong Cats last weekend.

Melbourne Demons Team List


B: T.Rivers, S.May, H.Petty
HB: J.Bowey, J.Lever, C.Salem
C: A.Brayshaw, C.Petracca, E.Langdon
HF: C.Spargo, T.McDonald, J.Viney
F: A.Neal-Bullen, B.Brown, B.Fritsch
FOLL: M.Gawn, C.Oliver, K.Pickett
I/C: J.Harmes, L.Jackson, J.Smith, T.Sparrow
EMG: N.Jones, M.Hibberd, J.Melksham, J.Jordon

Brisbane Lions Form


Brisbane defeated West Coast Eagles by 38 points in Round 23 to squeeze into the top four by 0.5 percent at the expense of the Western Bulldogs. 

The Lions won their last three matches to earning themselves the double chance by the narrowest of margins. 

They defeated Fremantle Dockers by 64 points and Collingwood by 85 points.

Brisbane Lions Team News


The Lions bring back Harris Andrews and Mitch Robinson after both were rested last week.

Ryan Lester and Callum Ah Chee are both injured and the men to make way.

Brisbane Lions Team List


B: D.Gardiner, H.Andrews, B.Starcevich
HB: G.Birchall, M.Adams, D.Rich
C: H.McCluggage, Z.Bailey, J.Berry
HF: L.McCarthy, D.McStay, D.Zorko
F: N.Cockatoo, J.Daniher, C.Cameron
FOLL: O.McInerney, J.Lyons, L.Neale
I/C: M.Robinson, K.Coleman, J.Prior, T.Fullarton
EMG: T.Berry, R.Mathieson, C.Ballenden, J.Payne

Melbourne Demons vs Brisbane Lions FAQs

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What time does Melbourne Demons vs Brisbane Lions start?

The match is being played at Adelaide Oval at 7.30pm AEDT on Saturday, August 28.

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Verdict

Melbourne are tipped to defeat Brisbane in the qualifying final on the back of winning the minor premiership. The Lions' Joe Daniher has been in hot form and it tipped for 3+ goals.

Best Bet: Demons Win Match Result $1.70 at PlayUP - 3 Units
Value Bet: Demons by 1-39 Winning Margin $2.10 at Ladbrokes Australia - 2 Units
Multi Goalscorer Tips: Joe Daniher 3+ Goals $2.20 at bet365 Australia - 1 Unit

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