Witherden into H&S protocols, Freo hopeful on Darcy & Erasmus availability, Danger to be assessed

West Coast have revealed more players entering health and safety protocols including Alex Witherden, while Patrick Dangerfield, Sean Darcy and Neil Erasmus are closing in on returns.

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Alex Witherden (AF $816k SC $593k DEF) will miss West Coast’s next game after entering health and safety protocols.

West Coast coach Adam Simpson told NewsPerth: “Jackson Nelson will be unavailable and Alex Witherden as well. That’s the world we live in at the moment. We’ll lose 2 or 3, maybe even 4 this week.”

Fremantle are bullish on the availability of ruckman Sean Darcy (AF $669k SC $568k RUCK) and rookie Neil Erasmus (AF $333k SC $166k MID) after concussions.

Dockers Executive Football GM Peter Bell said: β€œThey’re going really well. We’re expecting that they’ll be available to play football this weekend as they work through the protocols.”

Patrick Dangerfield (AF $686k SC $483k MID) is also firmly in the mix to return after missing two games due to a calf.

Geelong head of medical and conditioning services Harry Taylor said: “Pat has completed several solid conditioning sessions and his availability will be assessed later in the week.”

There’s no return in sight for Port rookie Josh Sinn (AF $270k SC $157k D/M) will the club listing him as TBC due to a groin issue now. He had been listed as 2-3 weeks.

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