LEON Cameron has lost patience in his malfunctioning Giants, dropping five players as last year’s Grand Finalists attempt to respond from last week’s stunning defeat to the Swans at Optus Stadium.
Key forward Jeremy Finlayson is the headline omission, with veteran ruckman Sam Jacobs also axed along with youngsters Lachie Ash, Zac Langdon and Xavier O’Halloran. Last week’s debutant Tom Hutchesson goes out of the team due to a hamstring injury.
Superstar forward Toby Greene returns from a hamstring problem to bolster Greater Western Sydney against premiership contenders West Coast, with veteran ruckman Shane Mumford included to battle against the in-form Nic Naitanui.
Debutant Jake Riccardi, as well as Daniel Lloyd, Adam Kennedy and Bobby Hill are among the six inclusions.It’s going to take a massive upset for Adelaide to record its first win of the season as it hosts an in-form Geelong side this afternoon.The Crows (0-12, 54.7%) have had a few OK performances th is season, but more recently have lost three of their
Round 13 is the AFL’s Sir Doug Nicholls Indigenous Round, celebrating the contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to our national game.
All AFL matches this season are being played with shortened quarters of 16 minutes (plus time on), down from the usual 20 minutes
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