Injury Update: May 30

Nathan Laracy’s long-awaited return to football looks imminent.

The hard-nosed Werribee defender will undergo fitness testing later in the week to determine his availability for the Tigers’ development side on Sunday.

Should Laracy be given the green light to take his place in the team, he will run out for his first game since badly injuring his knee in round one last year.

Having withdrawn from the VFL State Squad with glute soreness, captain Michael Sodomaco will also need to prove fitness if he is to take his place in the senior side for Saturday’s clash with Richmond.

 Player  Injury   Estimated Return 
 Nathan Laracy  Knee  Test
 Bevan Shelley   Knee   1 week 
 Jordan Jones   Ankle   2 weeks 
 Daniel Foley  Hamstring  2 weeks
 Brock Kennedy  Abductor  2-3 weeks
 Kyle Galloway  Collarbone  2 weeks
 Kurt Aylett  Ankle  4-6 weeks
 Brad Xavier  Hand  3-4 weeks
 Charlie Bance  Ankle  6-8 weeks
 Jack Irvine  Knee  6-8 weeks
 Matthew Brett  Calf  TBC
 Michael Sodomaco  Glute  TBC

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