The snowball that was Nick Robertson’s Afternoons jibe
It started with a clip on Macquarie Sports Radio, and snowballed from there.
When Brisbane’s Nick Robertson told Afternoons during the week he thinks crosstown rivals Gold Coast are “soft”, it got the whole footy world talking.
It certainly created spice before – and during – Saturday night’s Q-Clash, which the Lions won by four points.
But Robertson told Fox Sports after the game he regretted his comment, and his coach Chris Fagan said after the game it “took the gloss” off Brisbane’s fifth win of the season.
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