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Final teams: Cats swing another late change, Dons v Dogs

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Zac Smith is a late out for the Cats

KEY DEFENDER Lachie Henderson has earned a late reprieve with the veteran a late inclusion for Geelong's clash against North Melbourne on Saturday night.

Henderson comes into the Geelong side for ruckman Zac Smith, who has been managed for the round 21 contest at GMHBA Stadium.

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Henderson played just his second match of the season last week against Fremantle but was dropped at the selection table on Thursday night by Geelong coach Chris Scott.

The 29-year-old was restricted to seven appearances last year as he battled a knee issue and has been troubled with a plantar fascia injury this season.

The absence of Smith means Esava Ratugolea and Mark Blicavs may have to share the ruck duties against North Melbourne veteran Todd Goldstein.

Geelong v North Melbourne at GMHBA Stadium, 7.25pm AEST

LATE CHANGES
Geelong:
Zac Smith (managed) replaced in the selected side by Lachie Henderson
North Melbourne: Nil

FINAL INTERCHANGES
Geelong: TBC
North Melbourne: Shaun Atley, Jed Anderson, Taylor Garner, Cam Zurhaar

Essendon v Western Bulldogs at Marvel Stadium, 7.25pm AEST

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NO LATE CHANGES

FINAL INTERCHANGES
Essendon: Zach Merrett, Josh Begley, David Myers, Mason Redman
Western Bulldogs: Taylor Duryea, Toby McLean, Pat Lipinski, Will Hayes

Brisbane v Gold Coast at the Gabba, 4.35pm AEST

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NO LATE CHANGES

FINAL INTERCHANGES
Brisbane: Allen Christensen, Alex Witherden, Zac Bailey, Oscar McInerney
Gold Coast: Anthony Miles, Brayden Fiorini, Jacob Heron, Jack Lukosius

Port Adelaide v Sydney at Adelaide Oval, 1.40pm ACST

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LATE CHANGES
Port Adelaide: Zak Butters (sternum) replaced in selected side by Ollie Wines
Sydney: Nil

FINAL INTERCHANGES
Port Adelaide: Matthew Broadbent, Ollie Wines, Peter Ladhams, Cam Sutcliffe
Sydney: Daniel Menzel, Josh Kennedy, James Bell, Robbie Fox

Melbourne v Collingwood at the MCG, 1.45pm AEST

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NO LATE CHANGES

FINAL INTERCHANGES
Melbourne: James Harmes, Jordan Lewis, Michael Hibberd, Kyle Dunkley
Collingwood: Chris Mayne, Travis Varcoe, Josh Thomas, Rupert Wills