Lance Franklin has been sidelined after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery on Monday, he played just 10 games last season due to hamstring issues. Franklin who will turn 33 at the end of January is expected to return to full training in 10 weeks, that time frame will extend into March.
Another week and yet another key fantasy option is no longer available, GWS Midfielder Stephen Coniglio was ruled out for at least 8 weeks after injuring his knee at the MCG in Round 17. The good news for Coniglio is that he did not rupture his ACL therefore it is
With Matt deBoer sidelined with a fractured shoulder there is an opening in the Giants midfield, Lachie Whitefield won’t be far away from a return while Jackson Hately could possibly be inline to increase on his 2 games this season. That (Matt deBoer) void either gets filled by a potential
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