Team Announcement

Norwood name squad to face Centrals in Trial 2

Dual Magarey Medallist Mitch Grigg is set to play his first competitive game of football after being named in Norwood’s squad to take on Central District at x-Convenience Oval on Saturday.

Senior Coach Jade Rawlings has named an experienced squad to face the Dogs with selection in the senior side ramping up ahead of round one against Port Adelaide.

Triple Premiership Player and former Hawthorn forward Paul Puopolo will also feature for the Redlegs after not playing last weekend. Puopolo will don the red and blue for the first time since the 2010 SANFL Grand Final.

2020 Best and Fairest winner Richard Douglas will also feature for Norwood after missing last weekend, while defensive duo Zac Richards and Jacob Collins will also get some match minutes.

Redlegs’ fans will also get their first glimpses of recruits Jacob Kennerley and Jackson Callow against SANFL opposition, with the pair named in the 30 man-squad.

Speedster Dom Barry will also front up against the Dogs, as he looks to find some form early with Round one only weeks away.

Again, Rawlings has opted to field several youngsters who played last weekend, which will no doubt again be exciting for Norwood fans to watch this Saturday.

Saturday’s clash gets underway at 2.10pm, with the Reserves in action beforehand commencing at 11:30am.


1 Zac Richards
2 Emmanuel Irra
6 Jackson Callow
7 Brad McKenzie
8 Mitch Grigg
9 Nik Rokahr
10 Declan Hamilton
11 Jacob Kennerley
12 Dom Barry
13 Cameron Ball
14 Matthew Nunn
21 Paul Puopolo
26 Richard Douglas
28 Sam Barnett
29 Josh Richards
30 Michael Knoll
31 Harry Boyd
32 Tom Wagner
33 Nathan Hearing
35 Jack Heard
36 Nick Pedro
37 Isaac Saywell
39 Jacob Collins
42 Xavier Tranfa
43 Michael Cavallaro
44 Henry Nelligan
48 Jed Spence
55 Mitch Trepka
56 James Higgins
58 James Warton

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