Doc Larkins’ injury wrap: Michael Barlow can play Round 1 next year
Doc Larkins has backed Michael Barlow to return in Round 1 next year.
The Sun midfielder Barlow suffered a horrific broken leg in Saturday night’s loss to the Suns.
Michael Barlow is down with a sickening leg injury.
This is heart-breaking. #AFLSunsBlues
— 3AW Football (@3AWisfootball) June 17, 2017
But Doc told 3AW Football the injury isn’t as complicated as it could have been.
“For him to play Round 1 (2018) is very realistic,” Doc said.
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Doc gave an update on several other players, inlcuding:
- Dylan Grimes: He’ll need plenty of work on his ankle
- Nakia Cockatoo: Significant. It’s his second hamstring in a month
- Jarrad Waite: Should be right to go next week