Dane swan in action for the magpies on ANZAC Day. Picture: Michael Dodge/AFL Media/Getty Images AsiaPac.

Swan to undergo fitness test

Collingwood’s Dane Swan is in doubt to face Carlton at the MCG this Friday night.

Swan sprained his ankle during Saturday’s ANZAC Day clash with Essendon and was spotted wearing a moon boot earlier this week.

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Coach Nathan Buckley said that if there is any doubt over the star midfielder’s fitness, he would not be named if the squad.

“He ticked the boxes he needed to today but we were always planning to give him another 24 hours to see where he got to tomorrow to prove his fitness.

“We won’t be waiting until Friday. We’ll make the call on him one way or the other tomorrow,” Buckley said.

Swan did some light jogging on Wednesday morning at training and will undergo a fitness test on Thursday.

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