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HAWTHORN great Jason Dunstall believes the Gold Coast Suns should drive a hard bargain in negotiating a trade for Jaeger O’Meara.
ESSENDON veteran Brendon Goddard has re-signed with the club until the end of 2017.
WEST Coast has called upon journeyman Jon Giles to partner Scott Lycett in the ruck against Adelaide at Adelaide Oval on Friday night.
KIEREN Jack is back and Lance Franklin has also been given the green light to play in Saturday’s clash with Richmond at the SCG.
RICHMOND will hand Sudanese-born Mabior Chol an AFL debut as Round 23 throws up the usual mix of debutants and forgotten faces. FULL TEAMS
COLLINGWOOD coach Nathan Buckley has cast doubt on the prospect of recruiting North Melbourne veteran Brent Harvey.
DEPARTING midfielder Jaeger O’Meara has told the Gold Coast Suns that he wants to be traded to a Victorian-based club during the upcoming AFL exchange period.
Western Bulldogs great Doug Hawkins has urged his former club to take a punt on Brent Harvey for the 2017 season, just as Fitzroy did with him.