West Coast coach Adam Simpson says the Eagles settle for they are going to be criticised once more for his or her poor file on the street, however it doesn’t fear him.
The Eagles’ 13.15 (93) to 11.11 (77) loss to Larger Western Sydney at Giants Stadium has them two video games exterior of the highest 4 virtually halfway via the season, with 4 of their 5 losses exterior of WA.
“Individuals have a look at it clearly like that and no worries, if you happen to don’t win on the street you might be important, go in your life. It doesn’t actually change what we do and doesn’t fear me in the truth that you suppose that,” Simpson mentioned when questioned in regards to the poor away file.
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“It’s the truth, so we have to personal it.
“We simply wish to win it doesn’t matter the place. I feel most individuals’s away file is not so good as their dwelling file, however we settle for it. No excuses.”
Simpson scoffed at solutions if the sport was performed at Optus Stadium that they might’ve walked away with the 4 factors.
“We wish to play a extremely constant, sturdy model each week,” he mentioned.
“At the moment I assumed we have been fairly good, however not adequate.
“You don’t need to win each week, however you need to play in a method that you just’re pleased with and I assumed at present we had a very good crack. We weren’t adequate and we perceive that and it was a recreation that we thought we might’ve gained.
“That’s what we’ll assessment and transfer on with.”
Simpson wouldn’t rule out an early return for star Elliot Yeo for this weekend’s conflict in opposition to Essendon at Optus Stadium after the twin greatest and fairest bought via his first recreation in 9 months within the WAFL on Saturday.
“We’ve been actually affected person with Yeoy. It’s all the time been a longer-term view,” he mentioned.
“A part of this development is how does he pull up? If he pulls up nice, contemporary, he bought his minutes in, had eight or 9 tackles and leaping out of his pores and skin on Monday then we are able to speak.
“If he pulled up a bit bit sore and these stuff you don’t really feel ache via right away, he may want one other week. So we’ll assess him (on Monday).”