Sam Lowson goes to send the ball inside 50 during North Melbourne's VFL clash with Carlton. Picture: Maddie Green

North Melbourne has made three switches ahead of its Round 14 clash with the Bulldogs at Arden Street Oval on Saturday.

Livewire forward Sam Lowson makes his long-awaited return from concussion, while Louis Butler has overcome a quad issue and will feature against Footscray.


We are on the lookout for the next generation of talented athletes to join the North Melbourne Academy


They're joined by small forward Will Lambert, who is back in the side after missing the trip to Casey.

Deakyn Smith and Coby James come out of the team that defeated the Demons by six points last Sunday, while Dylan Stephens will be on AFL duties.


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Round 14

Saturday, June 29
North Melbourne v Footscray Bulldogs at Arden Street Oval, 2.05pm AEST

B G. Logue (19) J. Lienert (67) T. Goad (22)
HB J. Stephenson (2) C. McKercher (10) R. Hardeman (17)
C M. Bergman (27) H. Greenwood (1) C. Downie (47)
HF G. Payne (23) S. Lowson (77) C. Harvey (37)
F F. Maley (39) R. Hansen jnr (46) T. Sellers (36)
R H. Free (45) C. Lazzaro (35) Z. Duursma (7)
INT B. Nyuon (28) L. Butler (49) J. Watkins (56)
  W. Lambert (76) L. Wynd (62)  
23rd Player W. Lambert (76)
EMG C. James (69) A. Noblett (68) D. Smith (72)
N. Newton (66)    
INS L. Butler S. Lowson W. Lambert
OUTS D. Smith C. James D. Stephens



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