Preliminary Final – Collingwood v GWS: Floreat Pica Society Report by Frank Taylor

Frank Taylor reports for the Floreat Pica Society, explaining how, in a scrappy preliminary final, it took a five-goal deficit to snap the Pies into action. At which point Frank put his pen and paper away because he was too busy yelling and screaming.

Finals Week 1 – Geelong v Collingwood: A good start (Floreat Pica Society)

“There’s something about games against Geelong which stir the emotions of the Collingwood supporter.” Guy Fazzino makes his writing debut for the Floreat Pica Society in a final.

Round 22 – Adelaide v Collingwood: Building towards September (Floreat Pica Society)

Shane Cashman happily reports for the Floreat Pica Society on a building momentum for the Pies.

Round 20 – Collingwood v Gold Coast (Floreat Pica Society): Restoring Direction

This week’s Floreat Pica Society report comes from Mark Mulllins and, like all Pies fans, he’s a bit chirpier for beating the Suns but not going overboard.

Round 19 – Collingwood v Richmond: Shocker (Floreat Pica Society)

Richard Moody reports for the Floreat Pica Society, on a game that had him thankful for “lessons learnt at an early age about resilience.”

Round 18 – GWS v Collingwood: Floreat Pica Society match report from Paul Harkin

Not a happy day for Collingwood supporters in their Round 18 match against GWS as the Floreat Pica Society report from Paul Harkin emphasises.

Round 17 – West Coast v Collingwood: Pies’ big win (Floreat Pica Society)

Shane Cashman had a feeling ahead of the game – and he brings us a healthy dose of feeling in this report for the Floreat Pica Society.

Round 16 – Hawthorn v Collingwood (Floreat Pica Society)

Frank Taylor has penned this week’s report for FPS, an unfortunate loss against a foe he has plenty of respect for.

Round 15 – Collingwood v North Melbourne: Insipid (Floreat Pica Society report)

James Fogarty tells of family ties in his report for the Floreat Pica Society, for which finding three Collingwood players worthy of his votes presented a challenge [Great baby photo of the author – Ed].

Round 14 – Western Bulldogs v Collingwood: Floreat Pica Society report

Jim Kesselschmidt provides a forthright examination of the Pies’ efforts against the Dogs, once he’s got the Jaidyn Stephenson issue off his chest.

Round 12 – Collingwood v Melbourne (Floreat Pica Society report): A return to victory

Peter Butler reviews the round 12 victory for Collingwood against Melbourne, ignoring media hype to select his own best three players from the clash.

Round 10 – Sydney v Collingwood: “How good are Collingwood?” Floreat Pica Society report

“How good are Collingwood?” asks John Ramsdale in his Floreat Pica Society Round 10 report of the match against Sydney.

Round 9 – Collingwood v St Kilda: Floreat Pica Society report from Steve Fahey

Steve Fahey reports for The Floreat Pica Society about Collingwood’s stylish excellence with their victory over the Saints in their Round 9 clash.

Round 8 – Carlton v Collingwood: Floreat Pica Society match report by Frank Taylor

Frank Taylor reporting for the Floreat Pica Society is not impressed by the Blues, in fact, doesn’t like them at all as his report indicates! Though, Carlton had him worried for most of the game, he was happy to win the closely fought match.

Round 7 – Collingwood v Port Adelaide: Floreat Pica Society Report

Our FPS correspondent (Richard Moody) is no fan of Docklands, but he’s a fan of the Pies and their classy outfit, as they notch another strong win. [Some interesting nicknames in there – Ed]

Round 5 – Brisbane v Collingwood: Pies too hot

Mark Mullins negotiates night-shift responsibilities to file this brief report for the Floreat Pica Society. Hot Pies.

Round 4: Collingwood v Western Bulldogs (Floreat Pica Society)

Floreat Pica Society correspondent Shane Cashman makes his debut after taking in the Pies’ Round 4 clash with the Western Bulldogs. He’s an astute observer as well as an optimistic true believer.

Round 2 – Richmond v Collingwood: Hot Pies

Floreat Pica Society’s Bangkok correspondent, Paul McKay, files on a game for which he considered giving votes to every Collingwood player. Hot Pies.

Grand Final – West Coast v Collingwood (Floreat Pica Society): Heartbreaker

A mighty climb by the Pies this year only to come up one rung short of glory – here is Peter Butler’s Grand Final recap for the Floreat Pica Society.

Preliminary Final – Richmond v Collingwood (Floreat Pica Society): History is real

Frank Taylor’s brilliant family story about his forebears’ struggles a century ago in Richmond and surrounds and how footy has always been part of it all. So this was a very meaningful match – and the result was equally immense. [Great piece – JTH]