Fantasy News Today: 13 August, 2019

Positive news out of GWS today with Josh Kelly expected to be available for Round 22, he has missed the last 5 games with a calf injury.

Matt de Boer (Shoulder) is also expected to return in Round 22 for the Giants, if Jeremy Cameron (Hamstring cork) clears training on Thursday then he is expected to be available this week.

The return of Kelly & de Boer in Round 22 could put pressure on Jackson Hately & Jye Caldwell, Caldwell was excellent in his AFL debut recording 13 Disposals, 5 Marks & 6 Tackles.

Brett Deledio is set to miss 3-4 weeks with a calf injury, other changes are also expected at the Giants this week. Tim Taranto is “fine” according to coach Leon Cameron.

Fantasy News Today: 12 August, 2019

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Josh Kelly

Good news for Rory Sloane owners after he was cleared of serious eye damage, he is expected to be available for the Crows in Round 22.

Confirmation from Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley today that Scott Lycett is unlikely to return in Round 22, Lycett could be a back-up Ruck for the remainder of this season.

At the moment (Paddy) Ryder & (Peter) Ladhams are playing well, so that will make it more challenging for Scott. – Ken Hinkley via @1629senSA.

Collingwood today ruled out Jordan DeGoey for Round 22, Josh Daicos is in concussion protocol this week & will be a test.

Aaron Sandilands will retire at the end of the season, the Dockers will likely run with a Sean Darcy/Rory Lobb combination in 2020.

The weather appears to be pretty clear for Round 22, check out the Round 22 weather Forecast:

Round 22 Weather Forecast

Gold Coast midfielder Anthony Miles will miss the remainder of the season with an ankle injury, an AFL debut for Jez McLennan will be on hold until 2020 after he was also ruled out for the remainder of the season.

Grant Birchall is unlikely to return in 2019 from a hamstring injury at the Hawks.

St Kilda ruck Rowan Marshall (Knee) will be available for Round 22 after he was given the all clear, Nick Coffield has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a dislocated shoulder which requires surgery.

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