AFL permission to train list announced

Williamstown best and fairest Liam Picken is among 14 VFL players who have been granted permission to train at AFL clubs.

Other notable VFL players training with AFL clubs include Victorian state representative Hayden Skipworth and Coburg Tiger Fortunato Caruso, who won back-to-back Morrish Medals in the TAC Cup. The VFL's 2007 Fothergill-Round Medallist Jason Davenport is looking for a second AFL home.

Recent additions are underlined:

Adelaide - Brian Donnelly (Ireland)

Brisbane Lions - Nick Davis (Sydney Swans), Daniel Dzufer (Brisbane Lions), Phillip Smith (Brisbane Lions), Joel Tippett