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Adelaide blasted by their OWN club director! Mark Ricciuto claims stars are failing in all areas

Adelaide are blasted by their OWN club director! Mark Ricciuto claims stars ‘cannot kick, cannot handball and may’t kick a purpose’ in withering spray after Crows’ horror begin to the season

  • Adelaide Crows club nice Mark Ricciuto labelled early performances ‘rubbish’
  • The club’s soccer director fears the winless Crows are in for an extended AFL season
  • On Friday evening Adelaide face derby rivals Port Adelaide, who are additionally struggling

The struggling Adelaide Crows have been blasted by their personal soccer director Mark Ricciuto.

In a sprig for the ages, the premiership winner and club nice declared the present enjoying group ‘cannot kick, cannot handball and may’t kick a purpose’.

The scathing criticism following defeats in opposition to Fremantle and Collingwood, which Ricciuto, who gained the Brownlow Medal in 2003, labelled ‘rubbish.’ 

‘At the second their ability ranges are simply stunning. Handballing, kicking, goalkicking, gifting away free kicks, it is actually, from what I can see, it is as dangerous as they will play,’ Ricciuto stated on Triple M Adelaide.

‘Just return to the fundamentals…simply dumb it down. They actually cannot do something worse.’

The struggling Adelaide Crows have been blasted by their own football director Mark Ricciuto (pictured right, with former SA Premier Steven Marshall)

The struggling Adelaide Crows have been blasted by their personal soccer director Mark Ricciuto (pictured proper, with former SA Premier Steven Marshall)

Club great Ricciuto labelled Adelaide's performance against Collingwood last start 'garbage'

Club nice Ricciuto labelled Adelaide’s efficiency in opposition to Collingwood final begin ‘rubbish’

Fellow AFL commentator Kane Cornes additionally fears the Crows are in for an extended season.

He stated if the gamers aren’t fired up by Ricciuto’s criticism, severe questions must be requested.   

Cornes added that if the gamers ‘cannot execute the fundamental fundamentals of the sport, will probably be a marketing campaign to overlook.’

Adelaide host derby rivals Port Adelaide on Friday evening at Adelaide Oval.

Both squads are but to chalk up victories in 2022, with the Power hammered by Hawthorn final begin in a match they had been broadly anticipated to win.

In spherical one they lost to premiership heavyweights Brisbane by 11 factors. 

Port midfielder Zak Butters on Monday stated the submit sport review following the Hawthorn defeat was ‘fairly heavy’ and ‘fairly embarrassing.’

Special focus this week has been positioned on successful aerial contests, a key aspect the Power had been severely missing versus the Hawks. 

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