The West

Selwood s season could be over
Scott Selwood will go under the knife this afternoon. Picture: Michael Wilson/The West Australian

West Coast midfielder Scott Selwood will go under the knife this afternoon in a move that could end his season.

Selwood has been struggling with an ankle problem since round three but the club yesterday said it was exploring all options and hopeful of avoiding surgery.

NEW EAGLES HERO MISSES TRAINING

But club’s medical staff today decided that surgery was the best option for the 24-year-old.

Selwood’s recovery period has been set at between 10 and 12 weeks meaning he has an uphill battle to play again in 2014.

The move does not count out the co vice-captain from being a genuine candidate to replace the retired Darren Glass as captain for 2015.

The West Australian

Latest News From The West

The building industry watchdog yesterday put one of the construction union’s most notorious officials on its WA No Permit List— a warning list for employers — after he was last week convicted …

Tens of thousands of West Australian children are living in homes where no parent is in paid employment as the end of the mining boom hits the job market.

Popular videos