Three-time AFL premiership hero Jack Gunston urged Lions coach Chris Fagan to stick with a winning formula rather than pick him in Brisbane’s team for Saturday’s preliminary final against Carlton at the Gabba.
Gunston, who was regarded as crucial to Brisbane’s flag hopes after joining the Lions in the off-season from Hawthorn, hasn’t played since suffering a knee injury in his side’s six-point win over Adelaide on August 12.
However, the 31-year-old forward was available for selection this week, and his experience in finals would have no doubt proven handy to Brisbane.
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“It was a consideration (to select Gunston) but the team’s playing really well, so it’s difficult to change a team that’s going well,”…