After a poor Round 1 outing Zach Merrett has been declared fit by Essendon coach John Worsfold, Merrett recorded only 16 Disposals against the Giants. “(Zach) Merrett is fit, but he didn’t have anywhere near the impact he should have (in Round 1)” John Worsfold. Jake Stringer should be good
Zach Merrett continues to progress toward regaining full fitness ahead of the 2019 H&A season, he has been back in training for over a week now after injuring his ankle in mid-January. Zach Merrett (at training today) showed no signs of an ankle sprain sustained 5 weeks ago – @cleary_mitch.
Ikon Park was centre stage for Carlton & Hawthorn today, the noise surrounding Sam Walsh is real after an outstanding performance albeit in a practice match. Michael Gibbons has been all the rage as a bottom priced rookie, he attended a good number of centre bounces today. Game Notes: Carlton
Confirmation today that Dan Hannebery is dealing with a hamstring issue, the Saints are adamant that there is no tear and he remains on a running/boxing program. Hannebery averaged 62.4pts in AFL Fantasy & 60.1pts in SuperCoach in 2018. Injury Update: Dan Hannebery Sydney Stack has been signed by Richmond
It will almost be a month of full training missed by Zach Merrett based on his expected return date, his pre-season was interrupted on January 18 after rolling his ankle at training. Fantasy News Today: 5 February, 2019 Merrett spent nearly 2 weeks in a moonboot and began walking laps