The final New Zealand senior squad to take on the AFL Academy side has been announced ahead of their clash at Wesptac Stadium, Wellington on April 24th.
The 2018 campaign will be against the AFL Academy team to be played at Wellington’s Westpac Stadium and will commence at 11.30am on Tuesday April 24th 2018.
Brisbane Lions superstar Simon Black will represent the NZ side for the second time after his debut in 2017. With NZ heritage, the three time Premiership winner adds a wealth of experience to the squad.
The final squad positions and emergencies yet to be named, will be announced over the next 2 weeks following injury assessment.
Congratulations to all involved and good luck!
New Zealand vs AFL Academy
Where: Wesptac Stadium, Wellington
When: Tuesday April 24th, 2017
Time: First bounce, 11.30am
New Zealand Seniors Wider Squad Management team
Head Coach: Rob Malone
Assistant Coach: Justin Davies
Assistant Coach: Chris Mundell
Manager: Howard Gilbert
Assistant Manager: Fraser Worthington
Physio: Chris Johns
Congratulations to all involved!
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