Collingwood VFL Senior Coach Josh Fraser has named the Magpies’ side that will take on North Melbourne in Sunday's Round 12 Smithy’s VFL clash at the AIA Vitality Centre.

AFL listed midfielder Jack Bytel comes into the side after playing the last two weeks at senior level, while debutant Hayden Brown, Conor Willis, Josh Mathey and Chad Mulvogue the three other inclusions.

19-year-old Brown makes his VFL debut after impressing for Beaconsfield in the Eastern Football Netball League.

Making way is Reef McInnes (AFL), Ed Allan (AFL Emergency), Luke Quaynor, Liam Purcell and YuYu Ashwin. 

Bytel will line up for his seventh VFL game of 2024 and 31st of his career after previously playing 24 for the St Kilda aligned Sandringham Zebras.

The midfielder has averaged 23 disposals 3.6 tackles a game from his six outings, with his best return coming against Southport in Round Six where he registered 27 disposals and five tackles.

Mathey lines up for his second career VFL game after making his debut in the Round 10 defeat to Footscray at Marvel Stadium, while Tomasiello plays his sixth game of the year and 10th of his career and Mulvogue returns for his sixth of 2024 and 21st of his career.

Collingwood v North Melbourne
Sunday June 16, 11:05am AEST
AIA Vitality Centre, Wurundjeri

IN: Jack Bytel, Chad Mulvogue, Josh Mathey, Hayden Brown, Conor Willis.
OUT: McInnes (AFL), Ed Allan (AFL Emergency), Luke Quaynor, Liam Purcell, YuYu Ashwin.

B Josh Eyre Kaden Schreiber Cooper MacDonald
HB Jakob Ryan Harry DeMattia Harry Flynn
C Jack Bytel Ryan Sparkes Wil Parker
HF Josh Mahoney Harry Kennedy Josh Mathey
F Ash Johnson Ben Crocker Sam Glover
R Iliro Smit Jonathan Tomasiello Campbell Lane
INT Chad Mulvogue Tom Wilson Conor Willis
  Hayden Brown Jet Hartman