Collingwood has made two changes for its clash against the West Coast Eagles at the MCG on Friday night recalling veteran small forward Alan Didak for his first AFL game since Round 11 while 19-year-old Ben Kennedy is back into the line-up as well for the Magpies.
Ben Sinclair is out with a shoulder injury while Jamie Elliott goes out with a hamstring complaint.
The Eagles can no longer make the top-eight after being thumped at home by Geelong last Saturday night but have some handy inclusions with Matt Rosa, Chris Masten and Blayne Wilson all returning.
West Coast loses Luke Shuey to another hamstring injury while small defender Adam Carter and retiring veteran Andrew Embley has been dropped ahead of his 250th and final AFL game in the last round of the season.
Adelaide takes on Melbourne at AAMI Stadium in the Crows last ever scheduled game at their home venue since 1991 when they entered the AFL.
The Crows have made two changes to their side that lost to the Western Bulldogs at Etihad Stadium last Sunday with Kyle Hartigan and Mitch Grigg coming back into the line-up with Sam Shaw out with a hamstring problem while Matthew Jaensch has been omitted.
Melbourne has made five changes from the side that was thumped by Fremantle with plenty of quality and experience returning with David Rodan, James Frawley, Chris Dawes, Cameron Pedersen and Jimmy Toumpas all coming back for the Demons.
Shannon Byrnes is out with a foot injury, James Strauss has a shoulder injury, Sam Blease an ankle problem and Jack Fitzpatrick is out with a concussion while Troy Davis has been dropped.
North Melbourne has a big task against Hawthorn at Etihad Stadium on Saturday but the Kangaroos are terrific under the roof at Docklands.
Veteran defender Michael Firrito comes in for North Melbourne to replace the injured Nathan Grima with Jack Ziebell coming in for the dropped Will Sierakowski.
Hawthorn has made two changes also with Brent Guerra back along with youngster Jed Anderson with Paul Puopolo out with hamstring soreness and Taylor Duryea dropped.
The undoubted clash of the weekend pits the second-placed Geelong against the third-placed Sydney at Simonds Stadium on Saturday night.
The Cats welcome back triple premiership star and Norm Smith Medallist Paul Chapman for his first AFL game since Round 4 following playing in the VFL over the past three weeks.
Key forward Tom Hawkins is also back for the Cats after missing the trip to Perth last week to rest his troublesome back. Josh Walker and Jordan Murdoch have been dropped.
Sydney has made just the one change with Tom Mitchell returning at the expense of Jude Bolton due to illness with Lewis Jetta, Adam Goodes and Sam Reid still sidelined at the Swans.
Essendon takes on Carlton at the MCG on Saturday night and has made five changes to its team that lost to North Melbourne last week.
Patrick Ryder, David Myers, Michael Hurley and Jackson Merrett all come in for the Bombers while Leroy Jetta, Tom Bellchambers and Nick O'Brien have been dropped with Dyson Heppell out with an ankle injury.
Carlton has made just the one change with Matthew Kreuzer returning at the expense of Josh Bootsma.
Fremantle takes on Port Adelaide at Patersons Stadium on Saturday night with Jack Hannath returning to play in the ruck with Aaron Sandilands out with a fractured cheekbone while Cameron Sutcliffe returns for the omitted Alex Silvagni.
Port Adelaide has made three changes with Kane Mitchell, Jake Neade and Sam Colquhoun coming into the side with Hamish Hartlett out suspended, Cameron Hitchcock out with a hamstring injury and Nathan Blee dropped.
St Kilda takes on the Gold Coast Suns at Etihad Stadium on Sunday with Cameron Shenton, Tom Ledger, Brodie Murdoch and Lenny Hayes named into the extended squad with Dylan Roberton the only out at this stage.
The Suns have already made plenty of changes with Jared Brennan, Michael Rischitelli, Liam Patrick, Leigh Osborne, Jacob Gillbee and Karmichael Hunt into the line-up.
Jack Hutchins goes out with a hamstring injury while David Swallow has a knee complaint and Seb Tape has concussion.
The GWS Giants host Richmond at Skoda Stadium with Sam Darley, Taylor Adams, Dom Tyson and Kristian Jaksch named in the squad of 25 with Stephen Gilham the only out at this stage.
Aaron Edwards, Matt White, Shane Edwards, Jake King and Matt Dea come into contention for the Tigers with Luke McGuane and David Astbury both out with leg injuries.
The Brisbane Lions host the Western Bulldogs at the Gabba on Sunday with Jordan Lisle, Jesse O'Brien, Jack Crisp and Marco Paparone into the squad and Simon Black the only out so far suspended.
The Western Bulldogs have added Jason Tutt, Liam Jones and Jack Macrae to their squad with no outs named yet.
Collingwood (to play West Coast)
Backs: Brown Maxwell Shaw
Half-backs: Williams Keeffe Goldsack
Centres: O'Brien Beams Ball
Half-forwards: Sidebottom Lynch Blair
Forwards: Didak Cloke Reid
Followers: Grundy Pendlebury
Interchange: Macaffer J Thomas Kennedy Dwyer
Emergencies: Russell Hudson Seedsman
In: Didak Kennedy
Out: Sinclair (shoulder) Elliott (hamstring)
West Coast (to play Collingwood)
Backs: Brown Glass McGinnity
Half-backs: Butler Mackenzie Smith
Centres: Gaff Wellingham Dalziell
Half-forwards: Cripps Kennedy Hill
Forwards: Schofield Lycett Darling
Followers: Cox S Selwood
Interchange: Masten Rosa Sheppard Wilson
Emergencies: Carter Embley Hutchings
In: Rosa Masten Wilson
Out: Shuey (hamstring) Carter Embley
Adelaide (to play Melbourne)
Backs: Otten Rutten Laird
Half-backs: Brown Talia Smith
Centres: Vince Dangerfield Sloane
Half-forwards: van Berlo Johnston Douglas
Forwards: Callinan Lynch Petrenko
Followers: Jacobs Crouch
Rover: S Thompson
Interchange: Mackay Kerridge Grigg Hartigan
Emergencies: Tambling Wright McKernan
In: Hartigan Grigg
Out: Jaensch Shaw (hamstring)
Melbourne (to play Adelaide)
Backs: Dunn Frawley Terlich
Half-backs: M Jones McDonald Garland
Centres: McKenzie Trengove Tapscott
Half-forwards: Viney Watts Sylvia
Forwards: Kent Dawes Pedersen
Followers: Spencer Grimes
Rover: N Jones
Interchange: Howe Davey Toumpas Rodan
Emergencies: Gawn Jetta Bail
In: Rodan Frawley Dawes Pedersen Toumpas
Out: Byrnes (foot) Strauss (shoulder) Blease (ankle) Fitzpatrick (concussion) Davis
North Melbourne (to play Hawthorn)
Backs: Hansen L Delaney Mullett
Half-backs: Wright Firrito Atley
Centres: Bastinac Wells Gibson
Half-forwards: Macmillan Tarrant Harvey
Forwards: Thomas Petrie Black
Followers: Goldstein Cunnington
Interchange: Greenwood Jacobs McKenzie Adams
Emergencies: Currie Garner Sierakowski
In: Firrito Ziebell
Out: Grima (foot) Sierakowski
Hawthorn (to play North Melbourne)
Backs: Stratton Lake Guerra
Half-backs: Burgoyne Gibson Birchall
Centres: Smith Hodge Savage
Half-forwards: Breust Franklin Lewis
Forwards: Hale Roughead Rioli
Followers: Bailey Sewell
Interchange: Whitecross Gunston Anderson Hill
Emergencies: Duryea Shiels Spangher
In: Guerra Anderson
Out: Puopolo (calf soreness) Duryea
Geelong (to play Sydney)
Backs: Mackie Lonergan Enright
Half-backs: Bartel Rivers Guthrie
Centres: Johnson Selwood Christensen
Half-forwards: Stokes Taylor Chapman
Forwards: Podsiadly Hawkins Varcoe
Followers: Vardy Kelly
Interchange: Blicavs Caddy Corey Motlop
Emergencies: Horlin-Smith Murdoch Walker
In: Chapman Hawkins
Out: Walker Murdoch
Sydney (to play Geelong)
Backs: Rampe Grundy Smith
Half-backs: Everitt T Richards Malceski
Centres: McVeigh O'Keefe Rohan
Half-forwards: Hannebery White Parker
Forwards: Shaw Tippett Bird
Followers: Mumford Kennedy
Rover: K Jack
Interchange: Lamb McGlynn Mitchell Pyke
Emergencies: Biggs Cunningham X Richards
Out: Bolton (illness)
Carlton (to play Essendon)
Backs: Scotland Jamison Henderson
Half-backs: Tuohy McInnes Gibbs
Centres: Yarran Robinson Simpson
Half-forwards: Curnow Walker Bell
Forwards: McLean Casboult Kreuzer
Followers: Warnock Betts
Interchange: Armfield Graham Menzel Waite
Emergencies: Ellard Duigan Joseph
Essendon (to play Carlton)
Backs: Baguley Pears Hibberd
Half-backs: Goddard Hooker Dalgleish
Centres: Davey Watson Merrett
Half-forwards: Hurley Crameri Carlisle
Forwards: Ryder Hardingham Kommer
Followers: Daniher Melksham
Interchange: Howlett Stanton Myers Zaharakis
Emergencies: Hams Lovett-Murray O'Brien
In: Ryder Myers Hurley Merrett
Out: Jetta Bellchambers Heppell (ankle) O'Brien
Fremantle (to play Port Adelaide)
Backs: Spurr Dawson Duffield
Half-backs: Mzungu Johnson Hill
Centres: Suban Crowley Mundy
Half-forwards: Barlow Mayne Walters
Forwards: Hannath Pavlich Ballantyne
Followers: Clarke Fyfe
Interchange: D Pearce de Boer Sheridan Sutcliffe
Emergencies: Crozier Silvagni Crichton
In: Hannath Sutcliffe
Out: Sandilands (cheekbone) Silvagni
Port Adelaide (to play Fremantle)
Backs: O'Shea Carlile Heath
Half-backs: Broadbent Trengove Jonas
Centres: Brad Ebert Boak Cornes
Half-forwards: Gray Westhoff Monfries
Forwards: Neade Schulz Wingard
Followers: Lobbe Moore
Interchange: Colquhoun Young Mitchell Pittard
Emergencies: Logan Newton Stevenson
In: Mitchell Neade Colquhoun
Out: Hartlett (suspended) C Hitchcock (hamstring) Blee
St Kilda (to play Gold Coast)
Backs: Newnes Blake Geary
Half-backs: Dempster Gilbert Ray
Centres: Armitage Hayes Montagna
Half-forwards: Ross Riewoldt Jones
Forwards: Milne Lee Curren
Followers: Hickey Dal Santo
Interchange: From: Shenton Ledger Schneider Murdoch McEvoy Saunders Minchington
In: Shenton Ledger Murdoch Hayes
Out: Roberton (rested)
New: Cameron Shenton, 22, Norwood (SANFL)
Gold Coast (to play St Kilda)
Backs: McKenzie May Russell
Half-backs: Broughton Thompson Murphy
Centres: Bennell Ablett Harbrow
Half-forwards: Gillbee Brennan Boston
Forwards: Sumner Dixon A Hall
Followers: Gorringe Stanley
Interchange: From: O'Meara Hunt Allen Rischitelli Osborne Patrick J Hall
In: Brennan Rischitelli Patrick Osborne Gillbee Hunt
Out: Hutchins (hamstring) Swallow (knee) Tape (concussion)
New: Leigh Osborne, 23, Frankston (VFL)
GWS (to play Richmond)
Backs: Williams Mohr Haynes
Half-backs: Hampton Davis Bugg
Centres: Treloar Scully Coniglio
Half-forwards: Tomlinson Giles Wilson
Forwards: Jaksch Cameron Sumner
Followers: Brogan Ward
Interchange: From: Greene Darley Kennedy Shiel Tyson Whiley Whitfield
In: Darley Adams Tyson Jaksch
New: Kristian Jaksch, 18, Oakleigh U18
Richmond (to play GWS)
Backs: Morris Rance Grimes
Half-backs: Houli Chaplin Petterd
Centres: Grigg Cotchin Jackson
Half-forwards: Vlastuin Martin Ellis
Forwards: King Riewoldt Vickery
Followers: Maric Deledio
Rover: S Edwards
Interchange: From: Tuck Conca White McDonough Dea Foley A Edwards
In: A Edwards White S Edwards King Dea
Out: McGuane (leg) Astbury (leg)
Brisbane Lions (to play Western Bulldogs)
Backs: Yeo Patfull Golby
Half-backs: Harwood Maguire Adcock
Centres: Mayes Rockliff Docherty
Half-forwards: Hanley Staker Zorko
Forwards: McGrath Merrett Green
Followers: Leuenberger Redden
Interchange: From: Bewick Lisle Paparone Raines O'Brien Lester Crisp
In: Lisle O'Brien Crisp Paparone
Out: Black (suspended)
Western Bulldogs (to play Brisbane Lions)
Backs: Picken Austin Morris
Half-backs: Wallis Roughead Murphy
Centres: Cross Liberatore Cooney
Half-forwards: Stevens Campbell Dahlhaus
Forwards: Grant Dickson Giansiracusa
Followers: Minson Griffen
Interchange: From: Wood Macrae Tutt Jones Addison Hunter Young
In: Tutt Jones Macrae