Mav Weller (L) and Luck Dunstan (R) during the round four AFL match between the Collingwood Magpies and the St Kilda Saints at Etihad Stadium on April 16, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.

St Kilda midfielder Maverick Weller will miss his side’s clash with GWS on Friday night after injuring his ankle at training on Wednesday.

Saints coach Alan Richardson said during a press conference on Thursday that Weller rolled his ankle and would miss the round seven match against the Giants at Etihad Stadium.

Richardson later confirmed defender Nathan Wright would come into the side to replace Weller.