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Thank You 2018 Commonwealth Games Volunteers

2018 Commonwealth Games Volunteers have been invited to attend the Gold Coast SUNS first game back at Metricon Stadium.

4:55pm  May 24, 2018

Eight SUNS Academy players selected into Allies Squad

The 2018 Under 18 Allies Squad has been announced following the conclusion of the NAB Academy Series.

10:45am  May 24, 2018

Heron's debut one of a kind

Jacob Heron is going to find himself in some good trivia quizzes regardless of what happens in the rest of his AFL career.

2:55pm  May 23, 2018

Opposition: One change for Melbourne

Michael McDowell  May 11, 2018 11:57 AM

Ahead of Saturday’s clash against Gold Coast at the Gabba, Melbourne has made one change to their team.

Christian Salem has recovered from a broken thumb and comes into the side at the expense of half-back Jayden Hunt.

The Demons have won their last two games and are wary of the contested footy battle that they are expecting to face against the SUNS.

READ: Gold Coast Team Announcement

“It’s back to the Gabba for the second time in six weeks … this time against the Gold Coast,” coach Simon Goodwin told melbournefc.com.au.

“Gold Coast is playing some terrific footy. They’ve changed the way they’re playing – they’re playing a real contest-based game and we know we’re going to be in for a real fight up there.

“It’s going to be a real hard-fought game, especially in and around the contest, but we feel like we’ve selected a really strong footy team.” 

The two sides last met during round ten of the 2017 Toyota Premiership Season, with Melbourne recording a 35-point win at TIO Traeger Park in Alice Springs.

 

Round 8 Toyota AFL Premiership Season
Gold Coast SUNS v Melbourne
Saturday, May 12 at 4.35pm AEST
The Gabba
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B:

 Michael Hibberd

Oscar McDonald

Neville Jetta

HB:

Angus Brayshaw

Jake Lever

Bernie Vince

C:

Jordan Lewis

Nathan Jones

Christian Salem

HF:

James Harmes

Jesse Hogan

Jake Melksham

F:

Sam Weideman

Tom McDonald

Christian Petracca

FOLL:

Max Gawn

Dom Tyson

Clayton Oliver

INT:

Charlie Spargo 

Mitch Hannan

Alex Neal-Bullen

Bayley Fritsch

 EMG:

Jayden Hunt 

Jeff Garlett

Tim Smith

 

 Josh Wagner 

IN:

Christian Salem

OUT:

Jayden Hunt