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The full AFL injury list: round 14

Crows forward Josh Jenkins was carted off during last week's game against the Tigers - AFL,Injuries,Injury list
Crows forward Josh Jenkins was carted off during last week's game against the Tigers
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TAYLOR Adams, Josh Jenkins, Jake Stringer, Tom Liberatore, Matt de Boer and more... some big names have been added to the injury list ahead of round 14. 

Who will be right and who is struggling? We find out when your wounded stars will be back.

ADELAIDE

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Tom Doedee  Knee  Season
 Josh Jenkins  Knee  4-6 weeks
 Jake Kelly  Calf  1 week
 Tom Lynch  Calf  1 week
 Lachlan Murphy  Teeth  1 week
 Daniel Talia  Quad  1 week
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Jenkins is expected to miss up to six weeks after hyperextending his knee in the Crows' round 13 win against Richmond at Adelaide Oval. Jenkins sustained a lateral ligament and capsular injury with bone bruising. Talia, Kelly and Murphy aren't expected to miss any football and will be available for the Crows' next game – their round 15 clash with Geelong. Lynch is also on track to return to face the Cats after missing the past two games with a calf strain. - Lee Gaskin

BRISBANE

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Marcus Adams  Knee  Test
 Zac Bailey  Hamstring   Test
 Jarrod Berry  Knee  2 weeks
 Tom Cutler  Foot  3 weeks
 Ely Smith  Foot  2 weeks
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Adams and Bailey just have to get through Thursday's main session to return in the NEAFL on Saturday. For Adams, it will be his first game in Brisbane colours since switching from the Western Bulldogs. Berry also trained strongly on Tuesday and is close to a return. - Michael Whiting 

CARLTON

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Ed Curnow  Ankle  Test
 Josh Deluca  Hamstring   Test
 Sam Docherty  Knee   Indefinite
 Liam Jones  Concussion  TBC
 Liam Stocker  Foot  2-3 weeks
 Tom Williamson  Back  2-3 weeks
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Reliable midfielder Curnow rolled his ankle during the weekend's loss to the Dogs, but the club is confident he shouldn't miss any footy thanks to the bye this weekend. The Blues won't consider Jones until he is fully over his concussion symptoms, but hope that he should be available at some point after the bye. - Riley Beveridge

COLLINGWOOD

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Taylor Adams  Groin  1 week
 Flynn Appleby  Ankle   Available
 Dayne Beams  Hip  10-14 weeks
 Lynden Dunn  Knee  Season
 Jamie Elliott  Hamstring  1 week
 Brodie Grundy  Neck  TBC
 Will Kelly  Leg  4-7 weeks
 Tom Langdon  Knee  TBC
 Nathan Murphy  Ankle  Indefinite
 Sam Murray  Provisional ASADA suspension  TBC
 John Noble  Conditioning  Available
 Daniel Wells   Knee  10 weeks
 Rupert Wills  Calf  TBC
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Grundy almost missed the Queen's Birthday clash with Melbourne but should be fine to face the Western Bulldogs after the Pies' round 13 bye, but Adams and Elliott aren't yet ready to return. Wills has been sidelined with a calf problem, but Appleby is ready to resume in the VFL and he will be joined by mid-season draftee Noble, who will make his first appearance for the club. A timeframe on Langdon is expected to become clearer in coming weeks. Murphy's recovery has been slow and Kelly will also spend a considerable time on the sidelines. Beams and Wells face a race against time to return before season's end, but the campaign seems over for fellow veteran Dunn after a second anterior cruciate ligament rupture in nine months.Ben Collins

ESSENDON

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Joe Daniher  Groin  Season
 Sam Draper  Knee  Season
 Kobe Mutch  Hamstring  Test
 Devon Smith  Knee  Season
 James Stewart  Groin  Test
 Jake Stringer  Leg  Test
 Updated: Monday, June 17

Early prognosis

Essendon has a relatively fit squad, despite the long-term absence of Daniher and Smith for the rest of this season. Stringer escaped serious injury but has a sore leg and is in doubt to face the Eagles this week. - Callum Twomey

FREMANTLE

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Stefan Giro  Knee  Season
 Shane Kersten  Foot  TBC
 Rory Lobb  Foot  4 weeks
 Alex Pearce  Ankle  Season
 Aaron Sandilands  Calf  TBC
 Sam Sturt  Concussion  Test
 Matt Taberner  Foot  Season
 Luke Valente  Groin  Test
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Lobb's better than expected prognosis is a major boost and the Dockers could have three genuine ruckmen vying for spots later in the year with Sandilands aiming to be back close to round 18. Sturt is set for his first game at Peel in two months after recovering from his second concussion in his rookie year, and should be joined by Valente. Travis King

GEELONG

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Nakia Cockatoo  Knee  4-6 weeks
 Jordan Cunico  Ankle  4-6 weeks
 Lachie Henderson  Plantar fascia  Test
 Sam Menegola  Knee  Test
 Quinton Narkle  Hamstring  1-2 weeks
 Esava Ratugolea  Hamstring  Test
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Menegola appears at least another week off as he pushes for full fitness from his knee surgery, with some consideration given to playing a half in the VFL. Ratugolea has completed two running sessions since returning from the bye and is touch and go to face Port Adelaide. Henderson has returned to training and is putting his hand up for selection. Narkle will be managed closely after injuring his hamstring twice in as many games a month ago. - Mitch Cleary

GOLD COAST

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Ben Ainsworth  Foot  3-5 weeks
 Jack Bowes  Quad  6 weeks
 Sam Collins  Hip  3 weeks
 Sam Fletcher  Quad  TBC
 Pearce Hanley  Quad  1-2 weeks
 Sean Lemmens  Ankle  3 weeks
 Touk Miller  Quad  Test
 Jordan Murdoch  Foot  1-3 weeks
 Izak Rankine  Hamstring  1 week
 Brad Scheer  Hand  Test
 Josh Schoenfeld  Knee  TBC
 Rory Thompson  Knee  Season
 Harrison Wigg  Knee  Season
 Aaron Young  Knee  1 weeks
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Finally some good news just around the corner with Rankine expected to play his first match for the club since the JLT Community Series following the bye. Hanley and Murdoch would also be an outside chance of returning, while Young should also come into consideration. - Michael Whiting

GREATER WESTERN SYDNEY

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Jye Caldwell  Calf  1 week
 Aidan Corr  Calf  1 week
 Matt de Boer  Shoulder  8 weeks
 Nick Haynes  Ankle  1-2 weeks
 Lachlan Keeffe  Broken hand  3 weeks
 Xavier O'Halloran  Knee  TBC
 Jonathon Patton  Knee  TBC
 Tommy Sheridan  Calf  Test
 Zac Sproule  Knee  4-6 weeks
 Callan Ward  Knee  Season
 Lachie Whitfield  Collarbone  1-2 weeks
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

The loss of de Boer is a massive blow for the Giants after the stopper's career renaissance this year, but he could be back for at least a couple of games before the finals. In better news, they should get Whitfield, Haynes and Corr back not long after this week's bye. - Ben Collins

HAWTHORN

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Grant Birchall   Calf  Test
 Jacob Koschitzke  Hip  1 week
 Darren Minchington  Hamstring  Test
 Tom Mitchell  Broken leg  Indefinite
 Tim Mohr  Dislocated knee/ACL  Season
 Jack Scrimshaw  Knee  1-2 weeks
 Chad Wingard  Hamstring  1 week
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Birchall is finally on the verge of playing again after multiple muscle-related setbacks this year, and it might even be as soon as this Saturday. The star defender's last AFL match was round 15, 2017, and he has endured a horror run of knee then muscle issues since. Scrimshaw hasn't progressed as quickly as hoped and may still be a fortnight or more away. Koschitzke last played on May 12, but has popped up on the injury list for the first time, while Minchington will again need to pass a test to play in the VFL. - Marc McGowan

MELBOURNE

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Sam Frost  Concussion  TBC
 Neville Jetta  Knee  6 weeks
 Corey Maynard  Concussion  Test
 Jake Melksham   Foot   4 weeks
 Aaron Nietschke  Knee  Season
 Joel Smith  Groin  4 weeks
 Tim Smith  Flu  TBC
 Tom Sparrow  Knee  7-9 weeks
 Aaron vandenBerg  Ankle  4 weeks
 Guy Walker  Shoulder  Indefinite
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

No football at either level means, for once, no new injuries for Melbourne. The Dees are yet to confirm an updated injury list, but Tim Smith should be right to go after missing the Queen's Birthday clash with the flu. Frost also suffered concussion in the loss to the Pies, but the bye will have helped his chances enormously. - Sarah Black

NORTH MELBOURNE

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Majak Daw  Pelvis/hips  Indefinite
 Aaron Hall  Knee  TBC
 Shaun Higgins  AC joint  4-5 weeks
 Ben Jacobs  Head/neck  Indefinite
 Jamie Macmillan  Calf  Test
 Tom McKenzie   Back  TBC
 Bailey Scott  Foot  Indefinite
 Dom Tyson  Calf  1 week
 Ed Vickers-Willis  Knee  Season
 Will Walker  Knee  Indefinite
 Tom Wilkinson  Ankle  2-3 weeks
 Sam Wright  Ankle  1 week
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Scott underwent surgery on Tuesday night to repair a fractured bone in his left foot. The round one NAB AFL Rising Star nominee suffered the injury in the second term of the VFL at the weekend and there is no timetable for his return. The Roos will hopefully regain Macmillan, Tyson and Wright from multiple-match absences after the bye. The prognosis for Hall's knee injury two weekends ago is unclear. There is still no significant update on any of Daw, Jacobs or Walker. - Marc McGowan

PORT ADELAIDE

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Jake Patmore  Knee  Season
 Tom Rockliff  Hamstring  1 week
 Jack Watts  Leg  Indefinite
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

The Power are almost back to full strength. Rockliff will miss Saturday night's clash with Geelong – the third straight game he's missed with a hamstring injury. The Power are hopeful he will be available for the following week's game with the Western Bulldogs. Watts is working on his rehab in the gym and is nearing a return to the track as he aims for a late-season comeback. - Lee Gaskin

RICHMOND

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 David Astbury  Hamstring  Test
 Trent Cotchin  Hamstring  Test
 Shane Edwards  Hamstring  Test
 Luke English  Shoulder  2-4 weeks
 Kane Lambert  Achilles  1-2 weeks
 Oleg Markov  VFL suspension  1 week
 Callum Moore  Ankle  4-6 weeks
 Toby Nankervis  Adductor  2-4 weeks
 Marlion Pickett  Finger  6-8 weeks
 Alex Rance  Knee  Season
 Jack Riewoldt  PCL  2-4 weeks
 Jack Ross  Ankle  2-4 weeks
 Jayden Short  Elbow  2-3 weeks
 Ivan Soldo  Illness  Test
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

The light at the end of the tunnel is hopefully in sight for the injury-ravaged Tigers, who go into the bye with 13 players sidelined. Astbury, Cotchin, Soldo and Edwards are expected to return after the bye, with Lambert and Short also close. - Sarah Black

ST KILDA

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Logan Austin  Shoulder  Indefinite
 Jack Bytel  Back  Season
 Jarryn Geary  Leg  8-10 weeks
 Max King  Ankle  TBC
 Billy Longer  Concussion  TBC
 Jack Lonie  Knee  2-3 weeks
 Paddy McCartin  Concussion  Season
 Ed Phillips  Hamstring  1-2 weeks
 Lewis Pierce  Concussion  TBC
 Dylan Roberton  Heart  Season
 Jack Steele  Knee  2-3 weeks
 Jack Steven  Mental health  3-5 weeks
 Jimmy Webster  Hand  1-2 weeks
 Brandon White  Thigh  Test
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

King will miss at least six weeks with a right ankle syndesmosis issue, but he could be out for the season, depending on how that settles. Steele will run this week and begin training next week as he aims for a quick comeback from a dislocated kneecap. Webster will be sidelined for at least another match after right hand surgery. Concussion battles have decimated the Saints' ruck depth with Pierce and Longer both sidelined. - Dinny Navaratnam

SYDNEY

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Harry Cunningham  Adductor  TBC
 Will Hayward  Hip  Test
 Kieren Jack  Hip  Test
 Zak Jones  Hamstring  Test
 Josh Kennedy  Knee  Test
 Jack Maibaum  Knee  Season
 Jarrad McVeigh  Thigh  2-3 weeks
 Sam Naismith  Knee  TBC
 Nick Smith  Hamstring   Season
 Durak Tucker  Knee  Indefinite
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

 Early prognosis

Cunningham had a setback with his groin at training on Saturday just when he was ready to resume after a long absence, but Kennedy, Jones, Hayward and Jack should be available to face Hawthorn on Friday night. McVeigh should miss at least a couple of games, while Smith will have a third bout of surgery this week and won't play again this season. - Sarah Black

WEST COAST

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Oscar Allen  Ankle  Test
 Tom Barrass  Foot  Test
 Patrick Bines  Hernia  TBC
 Harry Edwards  Foot  TBC
 Shannon Hurn  Hamstring  Test
 Fraser McInnes  Hamstring  Test
 Willie Rioli  Suspension  1 week
 Nathan Vardy  Suspension  1 week
 Daniel Venables  Concussion  TBC
 Elliot Yeo  Calf  Test
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

Premiership skipper Hurn looks a certain starter against Essendon on Thursday night, while Allen and Yeo should also return after missing the loss to Sydney before the bye. Barrass will make his comeback from foot surgery in the WAFL alongside Nic Naitanui at East Fremantle on Saturday. Venables remains without a return date from concussion more than a month after a heavy hit in the win over Melbourne. Travis King

WESTERN BULLDOGS

Player

Injury

Estimated Return

 Billy Gowers  Ankle  3-5 weeks
 Tom Liberatore  Knee  4-6 weeks
 Dale Morris  Knee  Test
 Fergus Greene  Shoulder  2-4 weeks
 Mitch Wallis  Ankle  3-4 weeks
 Lukas Webb  Ankle  4-6 weeks
 Updated: Tuesday, June 18

Early prognosis

A collective sigh of relief from Whitten Oval after confirmation Liberatore avoided damage to his ACL against Carlton. He has undergone surgery to repair cartilage in his knee. Veteran Morris is on the verge of a remarkable return from an ACL injury of his own suffered in the pre-season. - Paul Bastin

*Placed on the club's long-term injury list