The reigning premiers Geelong fly over to Western Australia for the first game of 2012 against the Fremantle Dockers at Patersons Stadium. It will be Ross Lyon’s first home and away game at the helm of the Dockers after crossing from St Kilda at the end of last year. Can Fremantle cause an upset or will the Geelong’s dominant reign continue another year.

Follow live with our AFL scores below, as well as the games top possession getters and Dreamteam scores.

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Venue: Patersons Stadium
Date:  Saturday 31st March 2012 at 4.45pm local, 7.45pm AEDT
Match Odds: Fremantle – $2.35, Geelong – $1.65

Fremantle Dockers

B: Garrick Ibbotson, Zac Dawson, Adam McPhee
HB: Michael Johnson, Luke McPharlin, Stephen Hill
C: Matthew de Boer, Ryan Crowley, Michael Barlow
HF: Paul Duffield, Matthew Pavlich, Tendai Mzungu
F: Christopher Mayne, Kepler Bradley, Hayden Ballantyne
Foll: Aaron Sandilands, Nathan Fyfe, Greg Broughton
I/C: Nick Suban, Zachary Clarke, Clancee Pearce, Josh Mellington
Sub: Jay Van Berlo
Emg: Antoni Grover, Jayden Pitt
New: Zac Dawson (St Kilda)

Geelong Cats

B: Matthew Scarlett, Tom Lonergan, Billie Smedts
HB: Corey Enright, Harry Taylor, Andrew Mackie
C: James Kelly, Paul Chapman, Taylor Hunt
HF: Steve Johnson, Tom Hawkins, Mathew Stokes
F: Trent West, James Podsiadly, Steven Motlop
Foll: Orren Stephenson, Joel Selwood, Jimmy Bartel
I/C: Joel Corey, Mitch Duncan, Allen Christensen, Cameron Guthrie
Sub: Tom Gillies
Emg: Shannon Byrnes, Mitch Brown
New: Billie Smedts (Geelong U18), Orren Stephenson (North Ballarat)