Geelong forward Steve Johnson tipped to play against Adelaide
Asics gel nimbus 17 mens the mercurial matchwinner tweaked his right groin while kicking across his body in the third quarter of Friday night’s win against Essendon. He was substituted almost immediately.
But Geelong football manager Neil Balme said yesterday the Norm Smith medallist was every chance to face the Crows at Skilled Stadium.
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Podsiadly and Wojcinski will both train this week, while forgotten linebreaker Travis Varcoe (foot stress fracture) is on track to resume full training in about a fortnight.
ADELAIDE forward Kurt Tippett’s third concussion in five weeks forced the Crows to release a statement yesterday saying he was “resting,
CARLTON is optimistic it will get at least some injury relief for Saturday night’s clash with Richmond at the MCG after missing 11 of its best 22 against the Western Bulldogs.
Late withdrawal Mitch Robinson (calf) is likely to come up, but latest asics shoes the outlook for ruckman Matthew Kreuzer (hip) and defender Lachie Henderson (groin) is unclear.
Jarrad Waite is again earmarked for the VFL after the weekend’s return was aborted in yet another setback in a season plagued by back and hip problems.
WESTERN BULLDOGS expect forward Shaun Higgins to miss at least three weeks with a torn hamstring.
PORT ADELAIDE youngster Jasper Pittard is likely to remain in a Darwin hospital until tomorrow after suffering a fractured rib and partially collapsed lung in a nasty collision against Melbourne on Saturday night asics gel nimbus 17 mens latest asics shoes.