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Crows pair picked in Team of the Week

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 08: The Crows celebrate their win during the 2019 AFL round 12 match between the Adelaide Crows and the GWS Giants at the Adelaide Oval on June 08, 2019 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by James Elsby/AFL Photos)
ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 08: The Crows celebrate their win during the 2019 AFL round 12 match between the Adelaide Crows and the GWS Giants at the Adelaide Oval on June 08, 2019 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by James Elsby/AFL Photos)

Rory Laird and Brad Crouch have both been included in the AFL.com.au Team of the Week for Round 12.

Adelaide stormed home to a 21-point win over Greater Western Sydney on Saturday night, backed by a 28-possession game from Laird.

The rebounding defender dominated the match, recording seven rebound 50s, six intercept possessions and six score involvements.

Between 20 kicks and eight handballs, Laird’s disposal efficiency finished at a high 82 per cent.

In the midfield, Crouch notched 31 touches, seven clearances, four inside 50s and nine score involvements - including a goal for himself.

Brad had the second most touches on the night for the Crows, trailing only his brother, Matt.

Laird, Crouch and Alex Keath lead Team of the Week selections for the Crows with three each.

Round 12 Team of the Week:

B: Rory Laird (Adelaide), Jordan Roughead (Collingwood), Dane Rampe (Sydney)
HB: Jake Lloyd (Sydney), Jacob Weitering (Carlton), Jarrod Harbrow (Gold Coast)
C: Josh Kelly (GWS), Patrick Cripps (Carlton), Jared Polec (North Melbourne)
HF: Tom Papley (Sydney), Tom Hawkins (Geelong), Jaidyn Stephenson (Collingwood)
F: Gary Ablett (Geelong), Lance Franklin (Sydney), Gryan Miers (Geelong)
FOL: Max Gawn (Melbourne), Ben Cunnington (North Melbourne), Brad Crouch (Adelaide)
INT: Tim Kelly (Geelong), Jack Ziebell (North Melbourne), Ed Curnow (Carlton), Tim Taranto (GWS)

Crows in the AFL.com.au Team of the Week:

R1 – Nil
R2 - B. Crouch
R3 – Nil
R4 - A. Keath
R5 - B. Smith, E. Betts
R6 – R. Laird, A. Keath, T. Walker
R7 - M. Crouch
R8 - A. Keath, T. Lynch
R9 - Nil
R10 - C. Ellis-Yolmen
R11 - R. Laird, T. Lynch, B. Crouch
R12 - R. Laird, B. Crouch