Norwood v North Adelaide | Coopers Stadium | 7:40pm | 1629 SEN SA & SEN App | SANFL Digital Pass
Norwood will keep its selection close to its chest in the lead up to the game against North at Coopers Stadium on Friday night.
Medium defender Jack Heard has been sent back to the Reserves, creating one opening against the Roosters.
Star veteran Richard Douglas, who missed last round due to personal reasons, heads the list of replacements along with Peter Bampton, Brad Carroll and Mac Bower.
Forward Declan Hamilton will play his 50th League game.
F: Nelligan, Boyd, Puopolo
HF: Hamilton, Callow, Wagner
C: McKenzie, Grigg, Rokahr
HB: Z. Richards, Ball, Pedro
B: Shenton, Collins, Saywell
R: Knoll, Spence, Nunn
INT: Barry, B. Carroll, Kennerley, Bower, Bampton, Gerloff, Douglas
IN: Bower, B. Carroll, Douglas, Bampton
OUT: J. Heard
Martin, Buckham, Vardenaga, Cotter, Pascoe, Wilkins, Barnett, J. Richards, Hearing, Fairbrother, J. Heard, F. Heard, Tranfa, Cavallaro, Binder, Chandler, Schwerdt, Murley, Trepka, Higgins, M. Carroll
Walls, Bishop, Hyde, Cristancig, Joseph, Jones-Bobridge, Gale, Gal, Lord, Rahui, Kent, Baldwin, Richardson, Charlton, Verrall, Capurso, Minervini, Pratt, Michalanney, Ianniello, Bordon, Dnistriansky, Boxer, Foster, Pitt, Bowman, Lake, Dickeson
North Adelaide has called upon three potential inclusions for its contest against Norwood at The Parade on Friday night.
Utility Lee Miniervini, forward Robbie Young and possible debutant Kaine Mercovich are in the queue to replace the injured Frank Szekely.
Mercovich (23, 179cm and 81kg) is a tough midfielder from Port Fairy while Young and Minervini are yet to feature at League level this year.
F: Hender, Hilder, Ramsey
HF: Jarman, Harvey, W. Combe
C: LeBois, C. Combe, Allmond
HB: Spina, Wilsdon, Wigg
B: Clisby, Smith, Miller
R: Barns, Moore, A. Young
INT: Chalmers, Hewett, Mercovich, Minervini, Schwarz, R. Young
IN: Mercovich, Minervini, R. Young
OUT: Szekely (ankle)
NEW: Kaine Mercovich (Port Fairy)
Neade, Bowman, Magor, Davis, Parsons, Neagle, Rigney, Langley, Murphy, McInerney, Nixon, Byrne, Slee, Rusca, Eberhard, Coates, Freer, Robinson, Davison, Lockyer, Tindale
F: Dignan, Keeler, McNamara
HF: Rypstra, Froling, Wissman
C: Blacker, Jackson, Saint
HB: O’Loughlin, Bennier, Willis
B: Montgomery, Jackson-Martin, Woodward
R: Moors, Harrison, Santillo
INT: McTaggart, White, Turner, Cusack, Nolan, Heath, Serle, Mulady
South Adelaide v Port Adelaide | Flinders University Stadium | 2:10pm | SANFL Digital Pass
South Adelaide has listed a potential debutant in its 25-man squad to face Port at Flinders University Stadium.
Delisted Richmond utility Fraser Turner (20, 186cm and 76kg) has been named on a seven-man extended interchange bench.
Forward Luke Bogle and tall midfielder Jesse McKinnon have also been included as possible call ups for the Panthers.
F: Fitt, Nobes, Cross
HF: Wilkinson, Skinner, Schwarz
C: Haines, Gibbs, Milsom
HB: Rose, Haren, Broadbent
B: Loneragan, Summerton, Biemans
R: Freitag, Heaslip, H. Sampson
INT: Cailotto, Horne, O’Neill, Tarca, Bogle, McKinnon, Turner
IN: Bogle, McKinnon, Turner
NEW: Fraser Turner (Richmond/Clarence)
Barry, Coleman, Davies, Douglass, Dumesny, Elsworthy, Flett, Gaden, Hindes, Juckers, Kappler, Kraemer, Lippett, Lovering, Martin, Megins, McCreery, C. Sampson, Spacie, Tucker, Whitbread
F: Brown, Bottroff, Pilmore
HF: Scott, Cockshell, Hoeck
C: Kirkland, Rogers, Birt
HB: Bradley, Smith, Jones
B: Hayes, Miller, Daniell
R: Verrall, Draper, Mitton
INT: Barrett, Marshall, LeRaye, Treloar, Galliford, Roberts, Worthley, Duncan
Port’s midfield has been boosted for its encounter with South at Flinders University Stadium on Saturday.
AFL-listed pair Tom Rockliff and Sam Powell-Pepper have both been named to start in the centre square.
They will enjoy service from impressive Sam Hayes in the ruck while development players Sean Samblich and Matt Appleton are the other inclusions.
Sam Mayes, Boyd Woodcock, Martin Frederick, Miles Bergman, Kane Farrell and Trent McKenzie are out of last round’s line-up at this stage.
F: Lord, Williams, Weidemann
HF: Burgoyne, Surman, Schofield
C: Moore, Mead, Wildman
HB: Garner, Westbrook, Strange
B: Corcoran, Lienert, Sutcliffe
R: Hayes, Rockliff, Powell-Pepper
INT: Aldridge, Appleton, Edwards, Samblich
IN: Rockliff, Powell-Pepper, Samblich, Appleton
OUT: Mayes, Frederick, Woodcock, Bergman, Farrell, McKenzie
Sturt v West Adelaide | Unley Oval | 2:10pm | SANFL Digital Pass | The Advertiser live stream
Sturt will finally unveil star recruit Pat Wilson against West at Unley Oval on Saturday.
The dual Crows SANFL best-and-fairest has missed the opening two games with a shoulder complaint but has been named in the centre.
The 2016 premiership midfielder has been joined in the Double Blues’ 25-man squad by Adam Trenorden, Lachlan Burrows and a pair of potential Tasmanian debutants.
Hamish Allan (20, 205cm and 96kg) and Jared Dakin (20, 181cm and 80kg) could play their first League games for the club, with Allan the most likely given he’s named in the ruck.
Abe Davis has been sidelined by a hamstring strain while Ash Johnson is out.
F; Lewis, Fahey-Sparks, Patullo
HF: Slimming, Evans, Houlahan
C: Shute, Wilson, Crocker
HB: Page, Coomblas, Voss
B: Carey, Edmonds, Grivell
R: Allan, McEntee, Battersby
INT: Kirkwood, Trenorden, Thiele, Illman, Burrows, Penfold, Dakin
IN: Wilson, Trenorden, Dakin, Allan, Burrows
OUT: Davis (hamstring), Johnson
NEW: Hamish Allan (North Hobart), Jared Dakin (Launceston)
T. Hone, Wingard, Crane, DeZylva, How, Doyle, Taylor, Richards, Ferres, A. Lochowiak, Parker, Smith, Spain, Cock, Bristow, Armiento, Walter, Grieve, Liddy, Becker, J. Lochowiak
F: Lochowiak, Packer, Hortle
HF: Tucker, Read, Sadler
C: Thomas, Aish, Tidemann
HB: Hein, Fryer, Becker
B: Fidge, Torode, Bok
R: Kittel, Taylor, Jefferies
INT: J. Davies, O’Callaghan, Bishop, Gibson
EMG: Byun, Houston
West Adelaide star Kaine Stevens will play his first game for the season against Sturt at Unley Oval on Saturday.
The Neil Kerley Medallist has shrugged off injury to be named in the centre against the Double Blues.
Stevens has been joined in the Bloods’ 25-man squad by Bailey Chamberlain, Patrick Fairlie, Patrick Levicki, Sam May and Stuart Taverner.
Taverner will replace injured ruckman Angus Rana while fellow bigman Matt McKenzie and Murray Waite are also sidelined with injuries.
F: Gore, Ellem, I. Johnson
HF: Koster, Beech, J. Stevens
C: Boyle, J. Stevens, Haysman
HB: Murphy, Keough, Dunkin
B: Hill, Ryan, Duval
R: Taverner, Schiller, Lovell
INT: Karpany, Levicki, Chamberlain, May, P. Fairlie, Maguire, Sinderberry
IN: CHamberlain, P. Fairlie, Levicki, May, K. Stevens, Taverner
OUT: McKenzie (knee), Rana (knee), Waite (hip)
C. Allan, E. Allan, Anderson, Babic, Batley, Bock, Cleeland, Elliot, C. Fairlie, Faulkner, Fejo, Forbes, Kirk, Laudato, Meline, Morrish, Patterson, Redfern, Rundle, Sherlock, Steele, R. Stevens
F: Hahn, Young, Steene
HF: Watts, Lemmey, D. White
C: McCormick, Kennedy, Desira
HB: Pridham, Midwinter, Singleton
B: Higham, Satanek, Bunworth
R: Barnett, Thackeray, Ryan
INT: Coe, Kregar, Obst, Sgroi
Central District v Glenelg | X Convenience Oval | 2:10pm | SANFL Digital Pass
A mature-age debutant could be selected for Central against Glenelg at X Convenience Oval on Saturday.
Billy Iles (26, 178cm and 77kg) is one of four inclusions to the Bulldogs’ 24-man squad, along with Marcus Barreau, Nick Gillard and potential debutant Rhys Cannizzaro.
From Nuriootpa FC, Cannizzaro (19, 188cm and 90kg) has been recruited from Central’s local zone.
Ben Nason and Brett Kennedy were sent back to the Reserves.
F: Grace, Graham, Gillard
HF: East, Olsson, Hoskin
C: Dew, J. Kelly, Barreau
HB: Morton, Montgomerie, Presbury
B: Weaver, Fort, M. Neagle
R: Marsh, J. Schiller, T. Schiller
INT: Cannizzaro, Grant, Habel, Iles, O’Brien, D. Pisani
IN: Barreau, Cannizzaro, Gillard, Iles
OUT: Kennedy, Nason
NEW: Billy Iles (Keilor)
Lellman, Nason, Sutton, Carpenter, Templeton, Tidswell, J. Neagle, Richard, Shaw, Cowham, Lange, Mclean, Hill, Patterson, Price, Dahms, Di Stefano, Thomson, Grubb, Haydon, Ryan, Rigney, Kennedy
Dudley, Kolhagen, Hahn, Wilson, Poulton, Ratcliff, Haynes, Clements, Reed, S. Linke, Penrose, Pyman, Kalleske, Mondello, Nelson, Carreno, Jones, T. Linke, Whitelum, Evans, Kalleske, Borlace, McDonald, Akur, Gilchrist, Tuck
Glenelg coach Brett Hand will be tempted to take an unchanged line-up into the clash with Central at X Convenience Oval.
Coming off two wins to start the season, the Tigers have added three players to their extended squad of 25.
Uncapped trio Brady Searle (Plympton), Brodie Newman (Wanderers) and Will Chandler (Corowa) have all had their strong Reserves form recognised with being named on the interchange.
Searle (19, 188cm and 88kg) is a versatile midfielder, Newman (20, 193cm and 88kg) a rebounding defender and Chandler (19, 183cm and 74kg) a crumbing half-forward.
F: Motlop, McBean, Hosie
HF: Reynolds, Pink, Bailey
C: Martini, B. Turner, Kuller
HB: Bradley, Durdin, Virgin
B: Park, Proud, Curran
R: Hannath, Snook, Allen
INT: Kluske, Partington, Chandler, Wisdom, Newman, Horsnell, Searle
IN: Searle, Newman, Chandler
NEW: Brady Searle (Plympton), Brodie Newman (Calder Cannons/Wanderers), Will Chandler (Corowa/Murray Bushrangers)
Crompton, Cole, Condon, Dowling, Edwards, G. Turner, Holder, Kitschke, Landt, McDonnell, Minchin, Moore, Murphy, Robins, Schott, Weir, Wanganeen, Yates, Uebergang, McCarthy
Viska, Tunkin, Window, Lovelock, Stagg, Nicotra, Durant, Scannell, Owens, Edwards, Trevena, McInnes, Brougham, Murdock, Burtt, Rayson, Beecken, Wiseman, Harding, McGary, Watts, Adams, Dewhirst, Kaeslar, Porter
Eagles v Adelaide | Maughan Thiem Kia Oval | 2:10pm | SANFL Digital Pass
The Eagles will welcome back Tyson Stengle for their match against Adelaide at Maughan Thiem Kia Oval.
Yet to play a League game for his original SANFL club, the 22-year-old goalsneak is the ideal replacement for Troy Menzel, who will miss with concussion.
The former Richmond Tiger has been joined in the Eagles’ 25-man squad by veteran pair Patrick Giuffreda and Matt Goldsworthy while Sam Rowland and Nick Moore also return.
Key defender Rory Lehmann was squeezed out of the line-up.
F: Lonergan, D. Menzel, Poole
HF: Stengle, Von Bertouch, Cameron
C: Toumpas, Tsitas, Pudney
HB: Seymour, Thompson, Rowland
B: McFarlane, Giuffreda, Mead
R: Hayes, Sinor, Knight
INT: Firns, Jungfer, Hardie, Moore, Redden, Williams, Goldsworthy
IN: Giuffreda, Rowland, Stengle, Goldsworthy, Moore
OUT: T. Menzel (concussion), Lehmann
NEW: Tyson Stengle (Adelaide/returned)
Mills, Haylock, Kerrish, Beecken, R Mutch, Schmusch, Bruce, Gaffney, Sharman, Morgan, Dawkins, Pearce, Michael, Lehmann, McLeod, Asfaha, Hoile, Buck, Litster, Kasianowicz, Jackson, Wheare
F: Pitman, Lukac, Calvett
HF: Neumann, Cooke, Pearce
C: O’Reilly, Nicholls, Watson
HB: Thomson, Hunter-Price, Phillipou
B: Hansen, Ueding, Wollogorang
R: Phillips, Burgoyne, D’Aloia
INT: Adams, Brnaford, Carter, Dwyer, Harnas, Hawker, Launer, Menta
South Adelaide draftee Brayden Cook will make his League debut against the Eagles at Maughan Thiem Kia Oval.
The skilful wingman has been troubled by shoulder surgery but is set to be unleashed on a wing for the Crows.
Former Eagles Chris Hall will confront his ex-teammates when he lines up in his second League game for Adelaide after racking up 22 disposals against West in Round 2.
F: Davis, Hall, J. Mathews
HF: J. Cook, Thilthorpe, Clarke
C: Newchurch, Pedlar, B. Cook
HB: McAsey, Borlase, Wright
B: Latchford, Merrett, L. Mathews
R: Strachan, Boyle, O’Connor
INT: AFL Emergenices to be added
NEW: Brayden Cook (South Adelaide)