Posted: 7 November, 2016 by Footy Newsroom

9 Of The 10 Banned Bombers Return To Training

All the other clubs return as well

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In what has felt like an eternity, every Essendon player caught up in the infamous doping scandal have now joined their respective teams for an official pre-season training session.

9 of the 10 'banned Bombers' made their comebacks - with Heath Hocking the only exception.

A small crowd turned out at Essendon headquarters to celebrate the training session that has been 10 months in the making.

Meanwhile, familiar faces have made their returns at other clubs around the country.

Jake MelkshamMichael HibberdJake CarlislePaddy Ryder and Angus Monfries are some of the other names that have appeared for their first official sessions:

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