Round 23 AFL fixture confirmed
The AFL has confirmed the details of the Round 23 fixture.
Port Adelaide will host Essendon on Friday night to kick off the final round of the season, in what shapes as one of the games of the round.
Richmond will play the Western Bulldogs at the MCG on Saturday afternoon while the Sydney Swans face Hawthorn at the SCG in a Saturday night blockbuster.
On Sunday, Melbourne play GWS at the MCG in a match that could decide the final place in the finals.
FULL FIXTURE DETAILS
Friday 24 August
Port Adelaide v Essendon at the Adelaide Oval (7.20pm ACST)
Saturday 25 August
Geelong v Gold Coast at GMHBA Stadium (1.45pm AEST)
Richmond v Western Bulldogs at the MCG (2.10pm AEST)
Fremantle v Collingwood at Optus Stadium (2.35pm AWST)
Sydney v Hawthorn at the SCG (7.25pm AEST)
Carlton v Adelaide at Etihad Stadium (7.25pm AEST)
Sunday 26 August
Brisbane v West Coast at the Gabba (1.10pm AEST)
Melbourne v Greater Western Sydney at the MCG (3.20pm AEST)
St Kilda v North Melbourne at Etihad Stadium (4.40pm AEST)