Who's the resident Carlton expert?That was my first thought. IDK whether they play the same/similar role though.
Reckon he's an anti vaxxer and is buying some more time until unvaccinated players are allowed.Vaccination ????
Bulldogs star Bailey Smith takes ‘indefinite leave’ away from AFL
Western Bulldogs cult figure Bailey Smith has been granted an indefinite leave of absence to spend time away from his football club
The Herald Sun first reported Smith has walked away from football to deal with private family matters and personal issues.
Bulldogs head of football Chris Grant has told the newspaper the football club respects Smith’s decision and said the 21-year-old will be allowed to return to the club whenever he is ready.
Might help de konning get a game?Geelong defender Jack Henry has undergone surgery on a partial foot fracture, reports Channel 7’s Mitch Cleary.
Henry, who finished runner-up in the Cats’ best and fairest last year, will reportedly be sidelined for up to six weeks.
The 23-year-old has become an important cog in Geelong’s defence following a breakout 2021 season.
“The key defender was on light duties pre-Christmas, but fresh assessment revealed a partial foot fracture that will keep him off running for up to six weeks,” Cleary told 7 News on Wednesday night.
Henry made his AFL debut in 2018 and has gone on to play 90 games for the Cats. He signed a three-year contract extension last April.
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