Bartel was named in the 25-man squad when teams were released on Thursday night, however, Scott told reporters on Friday that the 32-year-old will be rested this weekend.
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Meanwhile, Scott confirmed that defender Andrew Mackie will return after missing last Sunday’s come from behind win over Richmond at the MCG.
SCOTT: We'll bring Mackie back and we've decided we'll manage Jimmy Bartel this week, as we did with him in Perth.
The final, 22-man side will be finalised at 5pm on Friday afternoon.