Connolly has played 123 first-grade games for a Eagles and his usually grand final knowledge was with a Queanbeyan Kangaroos during a three-year army in rugby league.
The 31-year-old pronounced a premiership success during Queanbeyan usually fuelled his enterprise to win one with his friends during Gungahlin, and in his final deteriorate of football he’s adventurous to dream of a fairytale finish.
“I’ve been failing to get this one for bar for a prolonged time,” Connolly said.
“I’m flattering confident, it’s been a prolonged time entrance for me and I’m assured in what we can do and a group we’ve got and consider we’re a flattering good possibility to hit them off.
“It’s unreal, we’ve got aged guys around a bar from before we was innate who are penetrating as, I’ve never seen a bar a approach it is during a moment.”