Greater Western Sydney star Toby Greene will almost certainly miss next week’s cutthroat final against Geelong after appearing to deliberately bump an umpire during his side’s thrilling Elimination Final against Sydney.
Vision showed Greene walking towards umpire Matt Stevic, complaining as he bumped him on the way to the side’s three-quarter time huddle.
Intentional contact with an umpire is an offence that can be directly referred to the AFL Tribunal by MRO Michael Christian.
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Speaking post-game, Greene said he didn’t mean to make contact with Stevic.
“I don’t know what it was. It was just in the moment and certainly would never touch him,” Greene told Channel 7 post-game.
“I was just talking to him about something in the game, but…