Western Bulldogs midfielder Josh Dunkley will go into isolation for 14 days after discovering he was at a top-notch show site.
Dunkley visited his local café on July 14, and the venue has since been declared a premier showroom. He will miss this weekend’s game; the Dogs are scheduled to play Adelaide, but that could change.
“Since July 14, Dunkley has received two separate negative coronavirus test results,” read a statement from the Bulldogs.
“The entire Bulldogs tour group also tested negative during their trip to the Gold Coast, as part of the AFL testing regimen.”
The rest of the Bulldogs side will continue preparations as planned.
On Sunday, Toby Greene, Matt de Boer and Callum Mills were ruled out of the Sydney derby in Queensland in the last minute after being among a group of 15 Swans and Giants players and officials caught in the COVID-19 scare at the Wallabies. This week. versus France Test match in Melbourne.
There were five late game changes with Swans Harry Cunningham and Colin O’Riordan also forced due to health protocols. De Boer had been the Giants’ mid-sub.
A source within the Giants said the group would have to be quarantined for 14 days due to Queensland regulations, but that would be retroactive from Tuesday, meaning they could be out of quarantine in nine days.
More to come