A bump which concussed Fremantle celebrity Nat Fyfe has value Better Western Sydney’s Sam Reid a two-game AFL suspension.
Twin Brownlow medallist Fyfe was taking part in as a everlasting ahead when he copped an off-the-ball bump to the pinnacle from Reid within the Dockers’ 31-point victory over the Giants on Sunday.
Match assessment officer Michael Christian graded the incident as careless conduct, excessive influence and excessive conduct and Reid has been supplied a two-match ban if he pleads responsible.
Underneath the AFL’s new concussion pointers, the Fremantle captain has been routinely dominated out of the Dockers’ round-three match towards Carlton at Marvel Stadium on Sunday.
And given his historical past with concussion, Fyfe isn’t any assure to return for the round-four conflict with Hawthorn, both.
After a horror 0-2 begin to the season, GWS can’t afford to lose any participant as their poor type final yr has been carried into 2021.