MELBOURNE has dumped high-profile recruit Adam Tomlinson and recalled midfielder Harley Bennell for its crunch clash against Gold Coast on Saturday night.
Jayden Hunt, Trent Rivers and Joel Smith have also been axed for the clash against a Suns side that will debut prized No.3 draft pick Izak Rankine.
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Hawthorn will unveil No.13 pick Will Day against Collingwood, named to make his debut alongside South Australian Josh Morris with Shaun Burgoyne left out due the five-day break as one of four changes.
The Pies have pulled a selection shock, naming second-year forward Atu Bosenavulagi to debut alongside father-son Will Kelly, with defender Isaac Quaynor to play his first game of the season.
Jordan De Goey wasn't considered for selection and has headed straight to Perth ahead of next week's second leg of the Pies' interstate hub, while Josh Daicos misses due to an ankle injury.
Richmond has added a monstrous nine names to its squad of 26 for Sunday's date with Sydney including potential debutant Riley Collier-Dawkins.
Dion Prestia and Toby Nankervis miss after ankle surgery, Trent Cotchin a hamstring, while Bachar Houli and Shane Edwards remain in Melbourne after not flying with the team to Queensland.
Tom Lynch remains in the Tigers' squad despite surgery to fix a broken finger on Monday.
The Swans have confirmed No.5 pick Dylan Stephens and wrecking-ball Chad Warner will make their AFL debuts.
Ben Crocker and Myles Poholke have been made to pay for Adelaide's run of poor form, falling out along with Lachlan Murphy (suspended) and Taylor Walker (knee) from the side to play West Coast.
Tyson Stengle has been included after being suspended for four weeks, while third-year midfielder Andrew McPherson has been named for his debut.
Livewire Jarrod Cameron returns for his first game of 2020 at the Eagles, added alongside Brayden Ainsworth in place of Luke Shuey and Jamaine Jones (both hamstrings).
Essendon ruckman Tom Bellchambers has failed to win his spot back to tackle North Melbourne, the Bombers naming Conor McKenna for his first game of the season and Zach Merrett off suspension.
Jake Stringer misses due to an ankle syndesmosis, while Mason Redman has been dropped.
Ben Cunnington will miss his third game in four weeks for the Roos due to an ongoing back complaint, with Marley Williams a big-name casualty after three consecutive losses.
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Nat Fyfe is back for Fremantle after a hamstring strain with recruit Blake Acres to play his first game for the club against his old side St Kilda.
Griffin Logue (toe), Reece Conca (hamstring), Sam Sturt (ankle) and Jesse Hogan (calf) have been ruled out with Taylin Duman dropped.
Zak Jones replaces Dan Hannebery (hamstring) at the Saints.
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Ryan Burton headlines the four additions for Port Adelaide to face Greater Western Sydney on Sunday, the Giants including Callan Ward and Sam Jacobs in their squad.
And Lachie Hunter has been named for the first time after his four-match suspension for the Western Bulldogs' meeting with Carlton on Sunday.
Zac Fisher is one of four potential ins for the Blues.
Thursday, July 9
Geelong v Brisbane, SCG, 7.40pm AEST
Ou: J.Steven (managed)
Out: C.Ellis-Yolmen (calf)
Friday, July 10
Collingwood v Hawthorn, Giants Stadium, 7.50pm AEST
In: I.Quaynor, W.Kelly, A.Bosenavulagi
Out: J.Daicos (ankle), J.De Goey (managed), T.Brown (omitted)
New: Atu Bosenavulagi, Will Kelly
In: J.Morris, J.Patton, W.Day, H.Morrison
Out: H.Jones (omitted), J.Scrimshaw (ankle), M.Lewis (hamstring), S.Burgoyne (rested)
New: Will Day, Josh Morris
Saturday, July 11
Fremantle v St Kilda, Metricon Stadium, 12.35pm AEST
In: B.Cox, N.Fyfe, T.Colyer, B.Acres, B.Banfield
Out: T.Duman (omitted), G.Logue (toe), R.Conca (hamstring), J.Hogan (calf), S.Sturt (ankle)
New: Blake Acres
Out: D.Hannebery (hamstring)
West Coast v Adelaide, Gabba, 3.05pm AEST
In: B.Ainsworth, J.Cameron
Out: L.Shuey (hamstring), J.Jones (hamstring)
In: F.McAsey, T.Stengle, D.Mackay, A.McPherson
Out: B.Crocker (omitted), M.Poholke (omitted), L.Murphy (suspension), T.Walker (knee)
New: Andrew McPherson
Melbourne v Gold Coast, Giants Stadium, 6.05pm AEST
In: O.McDonald, S.Weideman, H.Bennell, N.Jetta
Out: J.Smith (omitted), A.Tomlinson (omitted), T.Rivers (omitted), J.Hunt (omitted)
In: I.Rankine, B.Fiorini
Out: M.Rowell (shoulder), W.Powell (omitted)
New: Izak Rankine
Essendon v North Melbourne, Metricon Stadium, 7.40pm AEST
In: C.McKenna, Z.Merrett
Out: M.Redman (omitted), J.Stringer (ankle)
In: B.Scott, P.Ahern, T.Campbell
Out: M.Williams (omitted), B.Cunnington (back), T.Xerri (omitted)
Sunday, July 12
Port Adelaide v Greater Western Sydney, Metricon Stadium, 1.05pm AEST
In: R.Burton, S.Mayes, P.Ladhams, C.Sutcliffe
New: Sam Mayes
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In: C.Ward, S.Jacobs, J.Caldwell, Z.Langdon
Richmond v Sydney, Gabba, 3.35pm AEST
In: J.Graham, I.Soldo, M.Pickett, R.Garthwaite, D.Eggmolesse-Smith, C.Coleman-Jones, R.Collier-Dawkins, J.Ross, S.Bolton
Out: D.Prestia (ankle), T.Nankervis (ankle), T.Cotchin (hamstring), B.Houli (managed), S.Edwards (managed)
New: Riley Collier-Dawkins
In: D.Stephens, R.Stoddart, R.Fox, J.Bell, L.Taylor, C.Warner
Out: L.Melican (groin), B.Ronke (back)
New: Dylan Stephens, Chad Warner
Carlton v Western Bulldogs, Metricon Stadium, 6.45pm AEST
In: M.Kennedy, Z.Fisher, C.Polson, C.Moore
New: Callum Moore
In: M.Suckling, L.Hunter, L.Butler, C.Porter, J.Sweet, R.Gardner
Out: H.Crozier (suspension), L.Jong (ankle)
New: Callum Porter, Jordon Sweet