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Respect for Ross

Mundy says Ross Lyon has been fantastic for this club. David Mundy says he's having a career best start to a season
Dockers coach Ross Lyon addresses the players at the quarter time break during the 2015 AFL Round 04 ANZAC Day match between the Fremantle Dockers and the Sydney Swans at Domain Stadium, Perth on April 25, 2015. (Photo: Will Russell/AFL Media)
Ross Lyon coaches his 200th game on Saturday.

David Mundy has given an insight into senior coach Ross Lyon ahead of his 200th game as coach this Saturday.

Mundy said Lyon was highly valued at the club that sits on top of the ladder undefeated after five rounds.

“He’s been fantastic for this club and my football,” he said.

Mundy said Lyon was a demanding but fair coach.

Duffield credits Lyon for improvement

“Ross is a demanding perfectionist coach,” he said.

“He has a photographic memory, he knows what he wants and how to get it.”

Mundy said Lyon was supportive of players’ off-field endeavors, as much as their football.

“Ross is always keen for us to pursue outside interests such as university or whatever it may be,” he said.

“He always plans our football program around our examines or work and is very flexible.”



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