Which players from your AFL club are currently out of action because of injury?

Who in your AFL Supercoach and Fantasy teams is on the sidelines?

When will the injured players return to match action?

Sporting News lists the injuries from every AFL club during the 2022 season.

For all of the injury news from each AFL club, read below.

Adelaide injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Luke Brown H&S protocols 1 week
Jordon Butts Concussion 1 week
Josh Rachele Corked thigh Test
Paul Seedsman Concussion Ongoing
Rory Sloane Knee Season
  • Josh Rachele is likely to face the Eagles after sitting last week out due to a corked thigh.
  • Jordon Butts will miss this week due to concussion protocols and will return after the bye.

Updated: 31/5

Brisbane injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Joe Daniher Shoulder 2-3 weeks
Kai Lohmann Ankle 1-2 weeks
Hugh McCluggage Hamstring Test
  • Hugh McCluggage should be available for Brisbane’s clash with Fremantle in Perth.
  • Joe Daniher is eyeing off a return after the bye, as he tends to a shoulder injury.

Updated: 31/5

Carlton injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
David Cunningham Knee TBC
Ed Curnow Calf 2-3 weeks
Caleb Marchbank Knee Test
Jack Martin Calf Test
Oscar McDonald Back Season
Mitch McGovern Hamstring 7-9 weeks
Harry McKay Knee 4 weeks
Alex Mirkov Ankle 1-2 weeks
Jack Newnes Soreness Test
Luke Parks Foot 10 weeks
Marc Pittonet Knee 5-9 weeks
Jacob Weitering Shoulder  TBC
Zac Williams Calf 9-11 weeks
  • Jacob Weitering injured his shoulder and was subbed out against Collingwood. Weitering looks like he’ll miss up to six weeks.
  • Jack Martin and Jack Newnes seemed to have recovered and are likely to be available for selection.
  • Oscar McDonald has been ruled out for the rest of the season.
  • Zac Williams to miss most of the season with a calf injury.
Zac Williams - Carlton

Updated: 24/5

Collingwood injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Mason Cox Finger Tet
Charlie Dean Foot 4-5 weeks
Brodie Grundy Knee 5-7 weeks
Ash Johnson Hamstring 2-3 weeks
Will Kelly Hip Test
Nathan Kreuger Shoulder 12 weeks
Jack Magden Shoulder 5 weeks
Jordan Roughead Finger 1-2 weeks
Tom Wilson Back 12+ weeks
  • Mason Cox has surprisingly come up good after being subbed out with a finger injury and remains a chance to play against Carlton this week.
  • Jordan Roughead’s frustrating start to 2022 continues as he struggles to overcome a finger issue.

Updated: 24/5

Essendon injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Nik Cox Ankle 8-10 weeks
Matt Guelfi Hamstring Test
Michael Hurley Hip Indefinite
Kyle Langford Hamstring Test
Mason Redman Suspension  Available
Will Snelling Calf 1-2 weeks
Jake Stringer Hamstring Test
Patrick Voss Foot 2-3 weeks
  • Mason Redman should return from suspension in round 13.
  • Jake Stringer and Matt Guelfi will have an extra week to get themselves right, with Essendon entering the bye in round 12.

Updated: 31/5

Fremantle injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Jye Amiss Kidney Season
Nat Fyfe Back Test
Nathan O’Driscoll Foot TBA
Sam Switkowski Suspension 1 week
Matt Taberner Back Test
Joel Western Hamstring 3-4 weeks
  • Nat Fyfe is nearing return, as the Brownlow Medallist is eyeing off the round 12 match up with Brisbane.
  • Matt Taberner could miss against the Lions, with a recurring back issue being treated with caution.

Updated: 31/5

Geelong injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Jon Ceglar Foot 4 weeks
Patrick Dangerfield Calf 2-3 weeks
Jack Henry Foot TBC
Shaun Higgins General Soreness Test
Max Holmes Ankle TBC
Flynn Kroeger Wrist TBC
Sam Menegola Knee Test
Quinton Narkle Ankle Test
Esava Ratugolea Ankle 4 weeks
Sam Simpson Concussion TBC
Rhys Stanley Ankle Test
Nick Stevens Foot TBC
Paul Tsapatolis Ankle Test
  • Patrick Dangerfield is set to spend some time on the sideline, re-injuring his calf and is eyeing a return after the bye.
  • Rhys Stanley and Quinton Narkle could both return after being late withdrawals in round 10.
Patrick Dangerfield - Geelong

Updated: 24/5

Gold Coast injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Josh Corbett Hip 3 weeks
Jy Farrar Concussion Test
Ben King ACL Season
Jack Lukosius Knee 3 weeks
Rory Thompson Knee TBC
Bodhi Uwland Back Indefinite
  • Jy Farrar will be available for selection after passing the concussion tests and protocols.

Updated: 31/5

GWS injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Jack Buckley Knee (ACL) 4-6 weeks
Finn Callaghan Shoulder Test
Brent Daniels Hamstring 3-5 weeks
Phil Davis Hamstring 1-2 weeks
Josh Fahey Shoulder Season
Bobby Hill Cancer treatment Indefinite
Jacob Hopper Knee 3-5 weeks
Daniel Lloyd Shoulder 1-2 weeks
Conor Stone Hamstring TBC
Tim Taranto Back Test
Callan Ward Concussion 1 week
Lachie Whitfield Ankle Test
  • Bobby Hill has taken indefinite leave from the game due to his cancer diagnosis.
  • Callan Ward should put his hands up for round 13 after suffering a concussion.
  • Tim Taranto, Lachie Whitfield and Phil Davis could also return after the Giants’ week off.

Updated: 31/5

Hawthorn injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Tyler Brockman Shoulder Season
Jack Gunston Ankle 4 weeks
Emerson Jeka Hamstring 4 weeks
Max Lynch H&S protocols Test
Ben McEvoy Neck TBC
Jaeger O’Meara Hamstring Test
Tom Phillips Ankle 4 weeks
Ned Reeves Shoulder Test
Jack Scrimshaw Concussion 1-2 weeks
Josh Ward Concussion  Test
  • After having no ruckman available against the Suns, youngsters Ned Reeves and Max Lynch may be available to face Collingwood on Sunday.
  • Jack Scrimshaw will miss at least this week due to concussion protocols.
  • Jaeger O’Meara is expected to play this weekend after taking the trip to Darwin off due to a hamstring issue.

Updated: 31/5

Melbourne injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Kade Chandler Suspended Round 12
James Harmes Hamstring 1-2 weeks
Michael Hibberd Calf Test
Blake Howes Foot 7-9 weeks
Ed Langdon Ribs Test
Christian Salem Knee 1 week
Joel Smith Ankle 6-7 weeks
Jack Viney Hamstring Test
  • Christian Salem is nearing a return and looks ready to go after the bye.
  • Ed Langdon is likely to play this week after being cleared of major damage to his ribs.
  • Jack Viney and Michael Hibberd should also be available for selection.

Updated: 24/5

Christian Salem

North Melbourne injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Miller Bergman Shoulder Season
Aiden Bonar Hamstring 2 weeks
Charlie Comben Knee Test
Ben Cunnington Testicular cancer Indefinite
Eddie Ford Ankle 1 week
Aaron Hall Hamstring 1-2 weeks
Jack Mahony Ankle TBC
Ben McKay Knee 1-2 weeks
Will Phillips Illness indefinite
Jared Polec Foot 1 week
Phoenix Spicer Hamstring 1 week
Curtis Taylor Ribs TBC
  • Curtis Taylor’s rib injury is yet to be determined and could see a decent stint on the sidelines.
  • North Melbourne should regain a group of four players after the bye.

Updated: 24/5

Port Adelaide injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Orazio Fantasia Quad Assess
Scott Lycett Shoulder 6-7 weeks
Trent McKenzie Knee  1 week
Jake Pasini Knee Inactive
Josh Sinn Groin 7-9 weeks
Sam Skinner  Concussion 1 week
  • Orazio Fantasia suffered another setback, straining his quad in the SANFL, with the club yet to reveal the degree of injury.

Updated: 31/5

Richmond injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Noah Balta Hamstring 1-2 weeks
Kane Lambert Hip 1-2 weeks
Tom Lynch Hamstring 3-4 weeks
  • Marlion Pickett will be available after being a late withdrawal from the Sydney clash.

Updated: 31/5

St Kilda injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Hunter Clark H&S protocols Available
Nick Coffield ACL Season
Dan Hannebery Calf Indefinite
Jack Hayes ACL Season
Jack Higgins H&S protocols/Concussion Test
Jack Steele Shoulder 4 weeks
  • Hunter Clark and Jack Higgins should be available for selection after serving time in H&S protocols. Higgins however will need to pass a bout of concussion testing.
  • Jack Steele is edging closer to a return following his shoulder injury.

Updated: 31/5

Sydney injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Harry Cunningham Abdominal TBC
Tom Hickey Toe Test
Josh Kennedy Hamstring 8 weeks
Sam Naismith ACL Season
Angus Sheldrick Knee 2 weeks
  • Tom Hickey will be a welcome return in the Sydney line-up against Melbourne. Hickey will need to pass tests to ensure his toe has recovered.
Josh Kennedy - Sydney

Updated: 31/5

West Coast injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Oscar Allen Foot Inactive
Campbell Chesser Ankle Inactive
Tom Cole Ankle Inactive
Luke Edwards Groin Inactive
Tom Joyce Ankle 5-6 weeks
Zac Langdon Ankle TBC
Jeremy McGovern Back Test
Nic Naitanui Knee 5-6 weeks
Xavier O’Neil Knee 3-4 weeks
Jack Petruccelle Hamstring 1-2 weeks
Willie Rioli Hamstring 1-2 weeks
Liam Ryan Hamstring 1 week
Luke Strnadica Calf Test
  • Jeremy McGovern was subbed out last week with a back issue but is still a chance to play the Crows.
  • Small forwards Liam Ryan, Willie Rioli and Jack Petrucelle could return after the bye, as they recover from hamstring injuries.

Updated: 31/5

Western Bulldogs injury list

Name Injury Estimated Return
Josh Bruce Knee (ACL) 3-4 weeks
Riley Garcia Knee Test
Mitch Hannan Concussion Indefinite
Lachie Hunter Personal TBC
Stefan Martin Shoulder Test
Toby McLean Knee (ACL) 3-4 weeks
Bailey Smith Illness Available
Laitham Vandermeer Hamstring 5-6 weeks
  • Bailey Smith has claimed himself ready to go against Geelong after recovering from a bout of illness.

Updated: 31/5

Toby McLean - Western Bulldogs

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