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Former Port Adelaide star Kane Cornes has named the six players who he believes need a big summer to set themselves up for a breakout 2021 campaign.

The Power games record holder had singled out players from the South Australian clubs - including two from the Crows and four from his ex-club.

Speaking on SEN SA Breakfast, Cornes discussed the players in no particular order who he believes need to show improvement next season.

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1. Elliott Himmelberg

Played 11 games in 2020 - averaged 9.6 disposals and booted 9 goals

Cornes said: β€œI’d love to see Elliott Himmelberg build on what he did towards the back-end of last year.

β€œI think we now know he’s a capable footballer, how good he wants to be will be up to him.

β€œI think a big summer for him in the gym and working on his forward and ruck craft is going to be significant and the upside for Adelaide will be huge there.”

GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 16: Elliott Himmelberg of the Crows celebrates a goal during the round 12 AFL match between the Western Bulldogs and the Adelaide Crows at Metricon Stadium on August 16, 2020 in Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)
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