Crazy footy fans get a TATTOO in bid to see Gill McLachlan kick a torp after the AFL boss ignored them all season… but they FINALLY get their wish on grand final day
- Two AFL fans got a tattoo campaigning for Gill McLachlan to kick a torp
- The TikTok duo camped outside AFL house to get the chief’s attention
- They finally got their wish on grand final day as McLachlan kicked a torp
Two footy fans camped outside AFL house, attempted to be heard at the national election and even got their message tattooed on themselves and, finally, Gill McLachlan granted them their wish.
TikTok duo, Marmalade, have campaigned all season for AFL boss McLachlan to ‘kick a torp’, taking their message across the country in a bid to win the outgoing chief executive’s attention.
Earlier this year, the pair put up a tent outside AFL house and hoped to catch McLachlan on his lunch break, but were ultimately unsuccessful.
Two AFL fans finally got their wish and saw Gillon McLachlan kick a torp on grand final day
The TikTok duo campaigned at the national election and even camped outside AFL house
They also got the message ‘Gill please kick a torp’ tattooed on themselves to get his attention
They then created signs with their message and posted them alongside genuine campaign posters for this year’s elections, before visiting a tattoo shop to get their message inked on their legs.
Their efforts weren’t in vain, as the two footy fans were invited to the MCG for last year’s grand final and, finally, witnessed McLachlan kicking a torp.
The AFL boss posed for a photo alongside one of the duo, before lining up for his shot at goal.
Unfortunately, his effort was not on target and drifted through for a behind.
McLachlan won plenty of plaudits for the pre-match entertainment last Saturday, with Robbie Williams and Delta Goodrem delighting the 100,000 spectators at the MCG and the fans at home with a sensational performance.