Isabella Grant, the daughter of Western Bulldogs great Chris, will make her AFLW debut on Friday night.
The Bulldogs admire confirmed Grant will absorb Geelong, making her the first father-daughter preference to play for the membership.
Grant could well admire No.3 on her support, the a connected number that the Bulldogs’ head of football donned at some level of his 341-sport AFL profession.
The Bulldogs admire posted a clip on their social-medial channels of the 19-year-old informing her father of the choice-up by means of a gift-wrapped field that contained her AFLW guernsey.
“No procedure,” a delirious Chris Grant said, beaming with pride.
“Are you serious!?”
Bulldogs coach Nathan Burke, whose include daughter debuted for St Kilda in round one of this season, called the rookie to break the merely news.
Grant changed into as soon as drafted in 2019 nevertheless accidents ruined her hopes of playing in 2020.