Richmond has had to make a late change for their game against West Coast at Optus Stadium.
Jack Higgins has gone out of the side and will be replaced by Shaun Grigg.
Grigg missed the last two games for the Tigers with a hamstring complaint.
The Eagles v Tigers match is a top of the table clash, with both sides sitting 7-1 after eight rounds.
Jay Clark says Jordan de Goey will attract massive offers from three clubs.