The Gold Coast Suns have confirmed young forward Joel Jeffrey will make his AFL debut this weekend against Melbourne.
The 19-year-old is another stellar Suns Academy product from Darwin and will sub in for Izak Rankine, who’s been dropped from the side.
It comes as Saturday’s clash against the Demons gets locked in for Metricon Stadium on the Gold Coast.
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Meantime, the Gold Coast Suns have released video footage of the moment Joel Jeffrey and the team found out he’d make his debut.
The team is tricked into playing a bit of a ‘who am I?’ type game with the Aussie Olympians, before Joel Jeffrey’s photo shows up on the screen.
What happens next will bring a big smile to your face…
The moment Joel Jeffrey found out he will be making his debut… pic.twitter.com/cNLb2OFb8u
— Gold Coast Suns (@GoldCoastSUNS) July 29, 2021