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8:06pm  May 27, 2017

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Eade: Mistakes cost us goals

In his post-match press conference, Rodney Eade spoke of the impact of turning the ball over too often.

9:22pm  May 27, 2017

Second half blitz stuns SUNS

Gold Coast started brightly before a strong second half from Melbourne saw them come away with a 35-point victory.

8:32pm  May 27, 2017

I look forward to it every year: Martin

The opportunity to represent his tribe on a national stage is a humbling experience for Jack Martin.

11:05am  May 27, 2017

Thompson, Bowes and Fiorini confirmed in final 22

Rhiannon Sargent  May 12, 2017 5:00 PM

AFL 2017 Round 05 - Gold Coast v Adelaide

Rory Thompson is confirmed to make his return from injury for Gold Coast’s historic match against Port Adelaide in Shanghai.

The SUNS have finalised their final 22-man lineup ahead of the round eight clash at Jiangwan Sports Centre on Sunday.

Brayden Fiorini and Jack Bowes round out the inclusions for the final team, who alongside Thompson replace the injured David Swallow, Matt Rosa and Callum Ah Chee.

As reported on goldcoastfc.com.au on Wednesday, all three travelling emergencies have joined the team in Shanghai.

The Gold Coast SUNS alongside Port Adelaide will make history on Sunday when the first AFL match for premiership points gets underway in China.

The match will be broadcast live back into Australia on the Seven Network, throughout China on CCTV, Shanghai TV and Guangzhou TV and internationally on the Watch AFL app.

Gold Coast SUNS Round 8 AFL Premiership Team 

B: J.Joyce, J. Leslie, J.Harbrow 
HB: S. Lemmens, S. May, A. Saad 
C: A. Sexton, G. Ablett, K. Kolodjashnij
HF: J. Lyons, T. Lynch, T. Miller
F: B. Matera, P. Wright, J. Martin 
FOLL: J. Witts, A. Hall, M. Barlow 
INT: B. Fiorini, R. Thompson, J. Bowes, B. Scheer. 

IN: R. Thompson, B. Fiorini, J. Bowes 
OUT: M. Rosa (concussion), D. Swallow (knee), C. Ah Chee (back)