How young defender will reshape Essendon's backline

David King believes tall defender Zach Reid will take Aaron Francis’ position at Essendon in 2022. Francis has struggled to make an impact as a defender so far at the Bombers, with Ben Rutten opting to turn him into a forward during the latter stages of the 2021 season. Reid, who was taken early in the 2020 National Draft, only played one game during his debut season largely as a result of Glandular Fever, but has fully recovered and noticeably bulked up over the off-season. After seeing a photo...

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