The AFL has cleared a number of AFL listed players that have interrupted pre-seasons to play in state league practice matches over the weekend, with the AFL season kicking off on Thursday night.
Some big names including Fremantle recruit Harley Bennell, Geelong captain Joel Selwood and West Coast young star Dom Sheed will all play for their respective state league sides.
See the full list below.
Fremantle – Harley Bennell, Connor Blakely, Zac Clarke, Sam Collins, Hayden Crozier, Matt DeBoer, Brady Grey, Jack Hannath, Ethan Hughes, Ed Langdon, Alex Pearce, Clancee Pearce, Alex Silvagni, Darcy Tucker, Lachie Weller
Geelong – Daniel Menzel, Joel Selwood
Gold Coast – Keegan Brooksby, Ryan Davis, Brayden Fiorini, Jarrad Grant, Jesse Joyce, Tom Keough, Cameron Leorsch, Jack Leslie, Darcy Macpherson, Henry Schade, Josh Schoenfeld, Danny Stanley, Seb Tape, Mackenzie Willis
Melbourne – Angus Brayshaw, Lynden Dunn, Liam Hulett, Max King, Mitch King, Heritier Lumumba, Oscar McDonald, Viv Michie, Alex Neal-Bullen, Joel Smith, Billy Stretch, Dean Terlich, Aaron vandenBerg, Sam Weideman, Mitch White
North Melbourne – Aaron Black, Ryan Clarke, Majak Daw, Trent Dumont, Sam Durdin, William Fordham, Mitchell Hibberd, Ben Jacobs, Brad McKenzie, Declan Mountford, Aaron Mullett, Robin Nahas, Braydon Preuss, Farren Ray, Joel Tippett, Kayne Turner, Corey Wagner, Mason Wood
Richmond – Dan Butler, Jason Castagna, Todd Elton, Ben Griffiths, Taylor Hunt, Adam Marcon, Oleg Markov, Liam McBean, Callum Moore, Jayden Short, Ivan Soldo, Ty Vickery
Sydney Swans – George Hewett, Zak Jones, Toby Nankervis, Nic Newman, James Rose
West Coast – Corey Adamson, Matt Allen, Tom Barass, Paddy Brophy, Tom Cole, Brant Colledge, Jonathon Giles, Mark Hutchings, Mal Karpany, Tom Lamb, Kane Lucas, Fraser McInnes, Patrick McGinnity, Luke Partington, Jack Redden, Dom Sheed, Jordan Snadden
Western Bulldogs – Joel Hamling