David Koch UNLOADS On Port Adelaide’s Jack Watts

Feb 5, 2019

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Port Adelaide chairman David Koch says he is “absolutely ropeable” after footage emerged over the weekend of Jack Watts inhaling powder off the cleavage of a woman at Oktoberfest last year.

“Just the height of stupidity,” Kochie told FIVEaa breakfast on Tuesday. “Yes, it was on holidays, yes, it was at Oktoberfest… and it was a consensual act between two adults, but having said that, putting yourself in that position is utter stupidity.”

“It was simply brainless. We’re not hiding from it. It’s a terrible reflection on not only him but it’s a terrible reflection on the club, the playing group, our members -- we’re embarrassed. For a bloke to do that, it’s inexcusable.”

But Koch said Watts had made significant changes since the footage was taken

“Remember it happened last October. He has made a lot of behaviour changes over the last four or five months…

“I’d absolutely throw the book at him if I had my way. I’ve got to say, this is last October. We have seen since he came back for pre-season a marked difference in his attitude, in his behaviour, which has been terrific.”

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