Each week throughout the 2021 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand will announce the ‘Team of the week’ which will feature the 24 best players from the previous weekends round.
Toby Devine from Wellington makes his debut for 2021 after a strong game for the Giants in the backline. He is joined by team mate Lane McSkimming from Christchurch.
In the midfield, Michael Boyce (Saints) and Jay Green (Crows) had a good battle in their hit out to both make this weeks side. Xavier Rice and Bailee Laurenson both feature for the Giants.
Brandon Sucu finds himself in the unfamiliar position in the forward line after a strong game for the Giants. Harley Jenkins and Kiko Hibbs also feature from the Saints.