MATT Rowell going down on zero was one of the many challenges faced by AFL Fantasy coaches on the weekend.

Not only did Rowell’s shoulder injury leave coaches with a donut, the most popular Fantasy Classic selection’s amazing price increases this season came to a grinding halt. While he added $4k to take his season price rise to $257k, the cash cow of the year will have that zero affecting future price changes.

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Roy's Fantasy trades: round 6

Roy has a look at some trade targets and considers a new DPP to replace Matt Rowell

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Roy, Calvin and Warnie discuss the options for a potential Rowell trade which has the added factor of new dual-position players, Victorian clubs moving interstate and more selection headaches than we have ever seen in the game.

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In this week's episode …

2:20 - The Traders' round five scores.

4:50 - Lachie Whitfield junked it up nicely to score a ton.

7:25 - Calvin was less than impressed with Andrew Gaff copping attendtion.

9:45 - Warnie looks at the news of the week including the NSW and QLD hubs.

12:50 - How severe is Matt Rowell's injury.

18:00 - What DPPs were of interest this week?

26:30 - The options for the Rowell trade are considered.

31:30 - Which defenders should you trust worth over $650k?

34:15 - Questions from social media - follow @AFLFantasy on Twitter and like the Official AFL Fantasy facebook page.

39:30 - Which premium midfielder do you pick out of Scott Pendlebury, Jack Steele and Hugh McCluggage?

42:15 - If you can't get Max Gawn or Brodie Grundy, who is the ruck to target for an upgrade?

49:00 - Next best midfielder after Andrew Gaff and Lachie Neale?

53:00 - Calvin's early captain tips.

56:00 - Possible rage trades.

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