The selected teams for this week’s NFNL senior football matches are in.
In Melbourne Greyhounds Division 1, Matthew Haynes returns for Greensborough in their clash with West Preston-Lakeside, the Roosters bring in Kobe Brown.
Lachlan Boscarini and Jordan Schroder headline the inclusions for Northcote Park when they take on a Macleod side who will welcome back Patrick Martin.
Stefan Uzelac will miss for Montmorency when they host Hurstbridge while Brody Tardio returns for Heidelberg’s battle with North Heidelberg.
Bundoora have made four changes for their clash with Whittlesea as Jackson Bowne and Nathan Howard return while Neville Jetta, Brent Marshall and Hamish Shepheard will miss. The Eagles will be without Xavier Dimasi.
Matthew Byron returns for Eltham’s MC Labour Division 2 battle with Watsonia. The Panthers won’t have co-captain Jackson Weatherald while the Saints make four changes.
St Mary’s will miss a few key players when they take on Panton Hill, with Tane Cotter, Jake Dambrausakas and Nicholas Dean all listed as out.
Thomastown have brought in three crucial inclusions for their must win clash with Banyule at Main Street Recreation Reserve.
Daniel Bramich, Michael Tang, Matthew Vasilevski will all make a return while the visitors have also been bolstered with important in’s, as Rueben Blackmore-Moore, Devin McDonald and Tim Martin make their way into the squad.
Lower Plenty have been dealt a huge blow when they face the Fitzroy Stars with in form ruckman Thomas Blake sidelined with injury.
Jake Potter will be a handy inclusion for South Morang in their Heidelberg Golf Club Division 3 battle with Mernda, the Demons will be without Ryan Bongetti.
Mathew Crooks will be unavailable for Old Eltham Collegian’s match with Reservoir while Leigh Irons won’t be a part of Kilmore’s squad to face Lalor.
Selected teams for the NFNL Women’s competition will be named in the lead-up to Sunday’s matches.
Continue below for all the team changes. Click on the links to see the selected teams.
MELBOURNE GREYHOUNDS DIVISION 1
Selected teams: Northcote Park vs Macleod
Northcote Park: IN – Gordan Bamblett, Lachlan Boscarini, Joshua Byron, Liam McErlain, Jordan Schroder; OUT – Brayden King, Lachlan King, Reed Jepson
Macleod: IN – Patrick Martin, Joseph Nesci; OUT – Charles Smythe, Liam Wanders
Selected teams: Montmorency vs Hurstbridge
Montmorency: IN – Nicholas Green; OUT – Stefan Uzelac
Hurstbridge: IN – Joel Dale, Tyson Old; OUT – Samuel House, Dayne Middleton
Selected teams: West Preston-Lakeside vs Greensborough
West Preston-Lakeside: IN – Matthew Belbasis, Kobe Brown, Mitchell Crapper, Thomas McMahon; OUT – Malik Elfakahani, Zac McDonald, Regan Uwandu, Daniel Valeri
Greensborough: IN – Matthew Haynes, Angus Seivers; OUT – Ben Money, Jake Rowe
Selected teams: North Heidelberg vs Heidelberg
North Heidelberg: IN – Jarryd Culph, Mitchell Dillon; OUT – Nil
Heidelberg: IN – Brody Tardio; OUT – Jaicob Kenny
Selected teams: Whittlesea vs Bundoora
Whittlesea: IN – Riley Carter, Max Dyson; OUT – Xavier Dimasi, Harrison Lehner
Bundoora: IN – Zane Barker, Jackson Bowne, Brendan Carlyon, Nathan Howard; OUT – Neville Jetta, Brent Marshall, Matthew Morison, Hamish Shepheard
MC LABOUR DIVISION 2
Selected teams: Panton Hill vs St Mary’s
Panton Hill: IN – Scott Conte, Timothy Duckworth; OUT – Jaspa Gook, Todd Johnston
St Mary’s: IN – Simon Carafa, Zane Costello, Mitchell Green, Thomas Hardy, Jacob Yeomans; OUT – Tane Cotter, Jake Dambrausakas, Nicholas Dean, Bailey Leonard, Vincent Loccisano
Selected teams: Eltham vs Watsonia
Eltham: IN – Matthew Byron, Joshua Merkel, Liam Rushton-McCoach; OUT – Cameron Sullivan, James Taglieri, Jackson Weatherald
Watsonia: IN – Spencer Briggs, Ryan Holroyd, Fraser Kubeil. Jesse Presser; OUT – Daniel Annetta, Julian Janev, Adrian Saccuzzo, Riley Taylor
Selected teams: Epping vs Diamond Creek
Epping: IN – Dylan Hoysted, Tarkin Kunelius, Jake Tyson, Liam Webb; OUT – Alec Buchan, Thomas Burnside, Adrian Cirianni, Aaryn Gibson
Diamond Creek: IN – Nil; OUT – Nil
Selected teams: Thomastown vs Banyule
Thomastown: IN – Daniel Bramich, Michael Tang, Matthew Vasilevski; OUT – Bailey Grioli, Salvatore Mamone, Andrew Tang
Banyule: IN – Reuben Blackmore-Moore, Adam Carafa, Michael Edwards, Tim Martin, Devin McDonald, Jacob Mitchell; OUT – Michael Italia, James Kayrooz, Daniel Langford, Bailey Mitchell, Luke Pantalone, Oliver Stapleton
Selected teams: Fitzroy Stars vs Lower Plenty
Fitzroy Stars: IN – Jaidyn King, Dewan Mackin, Joshua Poulter, Ken Priestley, Coree Thorpe; OUT – Yemurraki Egan, Nathan Lovett-Murray, Aaron Lynn, David Smith, Jordan Proctor
Lower Plenty: IN – Heath Howard, Brent Lynch; OUT – Thomas Blake, Alden Meale
HEIDELBERG GOLF CLUB DIVISION 3
Selected teams: Reservoir vs Old Eltham Collegians
Reservoir: IN – John Abouhaila, Luke Bezzina, Julian Caminiti, Noah Diana, Ayman El-Ali, Thomas Harrington, Aaron Jenner, Dale Wells; OUT – Dylan Bryce, Daniel Cole, Dylan Cornford, Nelson McDonald, William Parrello, Zane Pugliese-Thompson, Michael Scuteri, Tom Zerella
Old Eltham Collegians: IN – David Nelson, Corey Ray; OUT – Mathew Crooks, Jacey Winter
Selected teams: Heidelberg West vs Laurimar
Heidelberg West: IN – Jordon Bulman, Bordie Muir, Liam Patterson, Matthew Reinke; OUT – Michael Celestin, Daniel Walters
Laurimar: IN – Brayden Burgess, Joel Lawson, Andrew Phillips; OUT – Blake Anderson, Ethan Frawley, Hayden Smith
Selected teams: Lalor vs Kilmore
Lalor: IN – Justin Bentley, Dylan Lovett, Andrew Tyrell, Julian Zaccari; OUT – Ned Hawkins, Jarrod Langbourne, Scott Sandy, Nadem Taha
Kilmore: IN – Luke Chapman, Cole Isbister, Marcus Lacorcia, Scott Swindells,; OUT – Ciaran Barton, Peter de Sousa, Leigh Irons, Stephen McIntyre
Selected teams: South Morang vs Mernda
South Morang: IN – Jake Potter; OUT – Noah Dalmau
Mernda: IN – Matthew Bawden, James Maraschiello; OUT – Ryan Bongetti, Thanasi Gessas
WINNING EDGE DIVISION 1 WOMEN’S
Selected Teams: West Preston-Lakeside 1 vs Heidelberg 1
Friday 7:00pm at J.E. Moore Park
Selected Teams: Darebin 1 vs Greensborough
Sunday 3:00pm at A.H. Capp Reserve
Selected Teams: Montmroency 1 vs VU Western Spurs
Sunday 3:00pm at Montmorency Park North Oval
Selected Teams: Diamond Creek Women’s 1 vs Lower Plenty-Bundoora
Sunday 3:00pm at Plenty Park Oval
SG PRINT & PAPER DIVISION 2 WOMEN’S
Selected Teams: Darebin 2 vs Banyule
Sunday 1:15pm at A.H. Capp Reserve
Selected Teams: Montmorency 2 vs St Mary’s
Sunday 1:15pm at Montmorency Park North Oval
Selected Teams: Diamond Creek Women’s 2 vs Whittlesea
Sunday 1:15pm at Plenty Park Oval
Selected Teams: Fitzroy Stars vs Eltham
Sunday 3:00pm at Sir Douglas Nicholls Oval
CLEANING MELBOURNE DIVISION 3 WOMEN’S
Selected Teams: Hurstbridge vs Heidelberg 2
Sunday 3:00pm at Ben Frilay Oval
Selected Teams: West Preston-Lakeside 2 vs Wallan
Sunday 3:00pm at J.E. Moore Park
Selected Teams: Laurimar vs Mernda
Sunday 3:00pm at Laurimar Reserve