Lions' Neale looks at positives of loss

Lions' Neale looks at positives of loss

Brisbane star Lachie Neale says the Lions have taken confidence out of last week's trip to the MCG despite a crushing second-half fadeout. The Lions blew a golden opportunity to break an eight-year drought at the home of the AFL grand final when they led Richmond by 42 points. Advertisement But the Lions were overrun by the Tigers in a defeat that could prove costly to their top-four aspirations. Brisbane will aim to bounce back on Sunday when they host an equally desperate Carlton team at the Gabba. Instead of the loss being demoralising, Neale said the Lions had focused on what went right by kicking 11 goals before halftime. "We gave it a red-hot crack, some of the footy we played in the first half was the best we've …
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