during the round 12 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Sydney Swans at Spotless Stadium on June 12, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.

GWS star to miss 1-2 weeks

Experienced GIANTS forward Steve Johnson will miss the next 1-2 weeks with foot soreness. 

Johnson, 32, hasn’t missed a game since joining the GIANTS ahead of the 2016 season. 

The veteran of 265 AFL games has kicked 24 goals this season and is averaging 19.6 possessions a game.

“We probably should have rested him a few of weeks ago, and I was disappointed I didn’t make that decision,” coach Leon Cameron said after the Giants’ win over the Swans on the weekend. “He plays such a physical brand of footy and just likes to hit bodies.”

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