Just two sides remain undefeated after five rounds.
The Western Bulldogs and Melbourne continued their perfect starts to the season with respective wins over Gold Coast and Hawthorn.
Richmond, West Coast, GWS, Port Adelaide, Brisbane, Fremantle and Geelong also recorded important wins with North Melbourne the only side without a victory.
We have selected one positive and one negative from every club’s Round 5 performance.
See our thoughts below:
Positive: Promising youngsters showed plenty
Adelaide has improved greatly in 2021 courtesy of promising form from some of the club’s youngsters.
Fresh off his Rising Star nomination in Round 4, Lachlan Sholl played well again with 23 disposals, eight marks, six…