MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 11: Damien Hardwick, coach of the Tigers and Blake Caracella, assistant coach of the Tigers talk during a Richmond Tigers AFL training session at Punt Road Oval on May 11, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Richmond and West Coast are set to unveil their latest batch of youngsters with both sides naming debutants for Thursday nights clash at Metricon Stadium, per The Age.

Tigers coach Damien Hardwick revealed that Thomson Dow would be playing his first game for the club against the Eagles, who have also revealed ruckman Bailey Williams will be pulling on the royal blue and gold.

Dow was taken at 21 overall in last years draft, with the midfielder the younger brother of Carlton's Paddy.

Williams, 20, is a second-year player for the Eagles and can move between the ruck and defence.

West Coast will be coming off a four-day break when they face the Tigers on Thursday night, with hopes of breaking into the top two.

The Tigers are chasing their third-straight victory, with a win lifting them over the fourth-placed Eagles.