Sydney stars Lance Franklin and Dan Hannebery will both miss their round six clash with Geelong through injury.
Franklin has been battling a bruised heel, stemming from the round one clash against West Coast, while Hannebery will miss with a groin complaint.
Sydney coach John Longmire confirmed on Tuesday morning both would miss the trip.
“Lance won't play on Saturday. He hasn’t been able to do any significant training since the Round 1 game against West Coast,” he said.
“He hasn’t responded after giving him time off and it got worse on the weekend so he won’t be playing this week.
“We don’t know at this stage how he will respond to that.”
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