Eddie McGuire Addresses His Footy Classified Comments – Triple M

Eddie McGuire cleared up his comments relating to charges for gamers who breached the AFL Covid restrictions..
McGuire has actually received lots of backlash over the weekend after footage of him on Footy Classified from April resurfaced.
At the time he called for players who breach the rules need to be fined $100,000 and suspended for the season..

McGuire clarified his remarks this early morning on the Hot Breakfast.
He explained that the situations have changed since when he said those remarks and there was an opportunity the season would not get off the ground if there was another breach..
McGuire mentioned that at the time there were extremely loose charges in place and explained that he required the AFL to make a declaration by implementing an extreme penalty and show the state authorities that the AFL were major..
He stated that Collingwood have actually still accepted the harshest penalty for a Covid breaches to date.
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