Essendon key forward Joe Daniher is unlikely to be available for Round 2 as he tries to regain fitness from ongoing groin issues, he returned to training yesterday but was very limited. Essendon coach John Worsfold was not so optimistic on a return for Daniher once the AFL season resumes
Patrick Dangerfield was finally ruled out by Geelong with an Ankle injury sustained in Round 9, after injuring the same Ankle & Knee 2 weeks ago Geelong made a conservative call to give Dangerfield a break. Geelong play Gold Coast at Metricon Stadium on Saturday night, Dangerfield will be listed
We are no closer again to finding out whether Patrick Dangerfield will play in Round 10, Dangerfield will likely travel with the team to the Gold Coast but a decision to play him will probably be made on Saturday afternoon. “We are hopeful he will be available.” Chris Scott on
Port Adelaide Half Forward/Midfielder Brad Ebert has been ruled out for Round 9 due to Concussion, his short term prospects appear to be doubtful. “With something as serious as concussion we don’t take any risks so he will undergo some extra testing in Melbourne.” Head of Medical Services, Tim O’Leary.
For the second week in a row GWS Half-Back/Midfielder Lachie Whitfield will not play due to a leg cork, he is 27% owned in AFL Fantasy & 34% in SuperCoach. Giants coach Leon Cameron described Whitfield as “more than likely” to play in Round 8 & was not named, based