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EJ Whitten Legends Game: Full Squads Announced!

Little Heroes Foundation is excited to be joining forces with the EJ Whitten Foundation to bring the EJ Whitten Legends Game to Adelaide Oval on Friday 31st August!

With the game now just a few short weeks away, the full playing squads have officially been announced!

There are some familiar Slowdown faces returning, including Tony Modra, Andrew McLeod, Matthew Primus, Andrew Jarman, and Daniel Motlop! There are also a few new faces making their charity footy match debuts, including Dean Brogan, and Travis Cloke!

Leading the teams are coaches Malcolm Blight (All Stars) and Terry Wallace (Vic), along with captains Chad Cornes and Brad Johnson!

To give you an idea of the talent on show, the two squads combined have over 15,250 games experience, received over 60 All Australian selections, won 50 AFL premierships and won three Brownlow Medals!

See the full squad below:

 

           ALL STARS          vs           VICTORIA          
Coach: Malcolm Blight Coach: Terry Wallace
Captain: Chad Cornes Captain: Brad Johnson
Adam Cooney Adem Yze
Adrian Fletcher Anthony Koutoufides
Alan Didak Austinn Jones
Andrew Embley Ben Johnson
Andrew Jarman Brett Montgomery
Andrew McLeod Campbell Brown
Ash McGrath Chris Johnson
Brent Staker Daniel Giansiracusa
Brian Lake Daniel Harford
Cameron Mooney Drew Petrie
Daniel Motlop Dustin Fletcher
Darryl White Jason Johnson
Dean Brogan Jess Sinclair
Dennis Armfield Joel Smith
Lewis Roberts-Thompson Josh Gibson
Mark Bickley Jude Bolton
Nathan Bock Luke Power
Paul Haselby Mark Graham
Paul Williams Matthew Lappin
Phil Matera Matthew Primus
Richard Champion Paul Dimattina
Scott Thompson Ted Richards
Sean Wellman Tony Brown
Shaun Smith Travis Cloke
Tony Modra Tom Lonergan
Troy Luff Tony Liberatore
Will Minson

 

More than just a game…

The EJ Whitten Legends match is more than just celebrating legends of the game. It’s about raising awareness and funds for men’s health as well as supporting the ongoing work Little Heroes Foundation is doing in the South Australian community.

2018 will also be the first time since 1999 the All Stars will be considered the ‘home’ side so we want to see as many SA footy fans down at Adelaide Oval to show  support for not only some legends of the game, but also the two important causes – the EJ Whitten Foundation and Little Heroes Foundation!

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