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In this week's round six edition of AFL Exchange, AFL football operations manager Simon Lethlean joins Nick Bowen and Peter Ryan to discuss:
- The contentious umpiring incidents from round five, including the low number of free kicks paid in the Anzac Day match
- Calls for a mid-season draft/trade period, with the Demons in particular struggling due to injury
- The possibility of an AFL reserves competition, following North Melbourne's announcement that it will field a standalone VFL team in 2018
- AFLW expansion, and how it may play out from a practical point of view with the competition about to enter a trade and free agency period
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