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Bonner can’t wait for new WAFL season

By Frank Craig

Yvonne Bonner is back home in Donegal as she gears up for her second season as a professional Aussie Rules footballer Down Under.

The Glenfin girl was one of the real success stories for the Greater Western Sydney Giants last term. She was a regular goal scorer and she capped off an amazing debut season by collecting the club’s ‘Goal of the Year’ accolade for her superb effort against Carlton.

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The aim for Bonner and the Giants ahead of the 2020 campaign will be to better their third place finish in Conference B of the AFLW ladder this year.

“Definitely – I’m looking forward to getting back and for pre-season,” she told the Donegal News. “Being honest, I didn’t really know what was ahead of me last year. It was a little bit of heading into the unknown…

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