Carlton confirms Cripps’ soreness, Heppell ‘touch & go’, Neale sore worry

The speculation about Patrick Cripps’ injury status was confirmed by Carlton, while Dyson Heppell remains touch and go and some worrying footage of Lachie Neale emerged to intensify trade thoughts.


After rumours, Carlton confirmed Patrick Cripps (AF $698k SC $523k MID) is playing with soreness, although there’s no threat to his availability this round.

Blues High Performance Director Andrew Russell: β€œPatrick’s had some soreness in the first couple of rounds. It’s not uncommon for players to play with soreness.

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