Mature-aged recruit Anthony Scott will make his AFL debut on Friday night.
Influential defender Hayden Crozier has been ruled out of the Western Bulldogs’ round one clash with Collingwood.
The Western Bulldogs have completed a strong tune-up for the 2021 regular season with a 39-point win over Melbourne in the AAMI Community Series on Monday.
Marcus Bontempelli will lead the Western Bulldogs as its AFL captain for a second-straight season, with Mitch Wallis appointed as his vice-captain.
Isabella Grant will become the fourth Bulldog to make her AFLW debut this season.
The AFL has released a revamped fixture for the AAMI Community Series to protect community and industry safety.
The Western Bulldogs have added two more rookies to its playing list for next season.