The AFL will release its full fixture for the 2017 season later this morning. Some of next year's key match-ups have already being revealed.

Giants recruit Brett Deledio has revealed that triple Premiership winner Steve Johnson played a major role in convincing him to leave the Richmond Tigers.

GWS Giants star Lachie Whitfield and two former team officials are reportedly set to be hit with ASADA infraction notices.

The deal was done in the final 30 minutes of the trade period, but Hawthorn got their man, with Jaeger O'Meara leaving the Gold Coast.