SEASON OVER FOR JOHNSTON AND PHILLIPS
The Norwood Football are disappointed to announce that key forward Lewis Johnston and small forward Simon Phillips’ have been ruled out for the remainder of the SANFL 2017 Season. Both players have been ruled out with quad injuries therefore not allowing them to take any further part in Norwood’s finals series.
After the draw on the weekend Tom Forster will also play no further part in Norwood’s finals series after sustaining a high-end hamstring injury against the Double Blues.
Redlegs Captain Jace Bode is listed as a ‘test’ for this week’s elimination final against Central District at the Adelaide Oval.
Football Operations Manager Mark Ross said that Bode will be given every chance to play, however will need to see him train well throughout the course of the week.
While in other news forwards Kristian Roocke, Ed Smart and Anthony Wilson are all available for selection should they get through training this week.
Norwood FC injury list as of Monday 28 August
Jace Bode- Hamstring (Test)
Anthony Wilson- Calf (Available)
Ed Smart- Hamstring (Available)
Kristian Roocke- Hip (Available)
Tom Forster- Hamstring (Season)
Simon Phillips- Quad (Season)
Lewis Johnston- Quad (Season)
Lachlan Pascoe- Knee (Season)
Adam Zeni-Knee (Season)
Darcy Pisani-Knee (Season)
Issac Hewson-Back (Season)
Corey Di Stefano-Knee (Season)