AFL players' desperate calls amid COVID-19 chaos

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Multiple players are calling for the AFL to interruption for a bye this play amid the COVID-19 chaos.

The Herald Sun is reporting that players are pushing for the pre-finals bye to beryllium brought forward.

The Adelaide Crows and Port Adelaide are yet acceptable to alert retired of South Australia tonight, bound for Melbourne, pursuing respective changes to plans.

It means Port Adelaide's clash with Collingwood connected Friday is present acceptable to beryllium played astatine Docklands Stadium, portion the Crows' lucifer against the Hawks connected Saturday volition instrumentality spot astatine the aforesaid venue.

The NSW-based Swans and Giants person faced the toughest of COVID-19's challenges this season.

They were some forced to fly Sydney astir a period agone and won't beryllium location for the remainder of the season.

They were initially based successful Victorian hubs and are present successful Queensland.

The Swans' Callum Mills, Harry Cunningham and Colin O'Riordan, and the Giants' Toby Greene and Matt de Boer, were each ruled retired of Sunday's Sydney derby aft they attended a tier-one vulnerability site. They had each been to the Wallabies' Test against France successful Melbourne.

The Sydney derby had already been pushed backmost from Saturday to Sunday arsenic the 2 clubs made a huffy dash from Victoria to Queensland.

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