The Norwood Football Club is set to regain Lewis Johnston for Sunday’s blockbuster match against Adelaide FC. Johnston, was a late withdrawal from Saturdays match against his former side following the birth of his baby daughter, Mila. Johnston will train this week ahead of selection Thursday.
In other news Simon Phillips’ chances of retuning will be pushed back another week. The medical team saw him not fit enough to face North with a knee injury which has sidelined him for the past five weeks. Small forward, Ed Smart will be given every chance also to be chosen for selection. He has trained well after overcoming a minor hamstring injury.
Norwood FC injury list as of Monday 17th July:
Anthony Giannini-Lacerated Kidney (3 weeks)
Simon Phillips-Knee (1 week)
Adam Zeni-Knee (Season)
Darcy Pisani-Knee (Season)
Tim Webber-Knee (2 weeks)
Ed Smart-Back/Hamstring (Test)
Corey Smith- Jaw (3 weeks)
Lachlan Pascoe-ACL (Season)