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Curtain closer for VFL Cats

Darcy Lang in action for Geelong VFL. (Sports Media Image/Marcel Berens)

GEELONG will feature in a rare VFL curtain closer when it meets Collingwood at the MCG on May 29.

The Cats’ Round 7 clash with the Magpies will follow the AFL match-up between the two clubs.

The AFL clash will bounce at 1:45pm, with the VFL game at 4:55pm.

Geelong has the weekend off in Round 6 to align with the club’s AFL bye.

Meanwhile, Collingwood and Hawthorn have been confirmed as the VFLW Cats final two opponents before embarking on its finals campaign.

The second-placed Cats will take on the Magpies at Victoria Park on May 29 (Round 13) before travelling to Box Hill for a clash with Hawthorn on June 5.

There will be a bye on Queen’s Birthday weekend ahead of the finals.

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Thursday, May 27
Frankston vs. Richmond SkyBus Stadium 7.10pm
Saturday, May 29
Brisbane Lions vs. GWS GIANTS Moreton Bay Sports Complex 10.05am
North Melbourne vs. Coburg Arden St Oval 12.00pm
Werribee vs. Sandringham Avalon Airport Oval 1.00pm
Gold Coast SUNS vs. Aspley Metricon Stadium 1.30pm
Southport vs. Northern Bullants Fankhauser Reserve 1.30pm
Box Hills Hawks vs. Port Melbourne Box Hill City Oval 2.05pm
Collingwood vs. Geelong MCG 4.55pm
Sunday, May 30
Sydney Swans vs. Carlton SCG 11.30am
Footscray vs. Casey Demons VU Whitten Oval 12.05pm
Williamstown vs. Essendon Downer Oval 2.00pm


Thursday, June 3
Port Melbourne vs. Southport ETU Stadium 7.10pm
Saturday, June 5
Aspley vs. Brisbane Lions Graham Rd 1.00pm
Richmond vs. Essendon MCG 2.35pm
Sandringham vs. Sydney Swans Trevor Barker Beach Oval 2.05pm
Sunday, June 6
Williamstown vs. Carlton Downer Oval 12.05pm
Footscray vs. Werribee VU Whitten Oval 12.05pm
Northern Bullants vs. Collingwood Preston City Oval 1.00pm
Casey Demons vs. Frankston Casey Fields 2.05pm
Byes: Box Hill Hawks, Coburg, Geelong
Gold Coast Suns, GWS Giants, North Melbourne


Saturday May 29
Hawthorn vs. Port Melbourne Box Hill City Oval 11.00am
Collingwood vs. Geelong Victoria Park 12.00pm
Darebin vs. Essendon Bill Lawry Oval 12.00pm
Williamstown vs. Carlton Downer Oval 1.00pm
Sunday May 30
Southern Saints vs. North Melbourne Trevor Barker Beach Oval 12.00pm
Western Bulldogs vs. Casey Demons VU Whitten Oval 4.00pm


Saturday, June 5
Hawthorn vs. Geelong Box Hill City Oval 12.00pm
Collingwood vs. Western Bulldogs Victoria Park 12.00pm
Carlton vs. Southern Saints IKON Park 1.00pm
Williamstown vs. Essendon Downer Oval 1.00pm
Sunday, June 6
Casey Demons vs. Darebin Casey Fields 11.00am
Port Melbourne vs. North Melbourne ETU Stadium 1.00pm