IT'S been an unusual introduction for new AFL Western District commercial and operations manager Matt Ross.
Ross spoke to The Standard sports journalists Nick Ansell, Sean Hardeman and Justine McCullagh-Beasy on the The Main Break podcast about his first nine months in the top job.
He is yet to watch a football match after a worldwide pandemic threw season 2020 plans into chaos but is pleased juniors will return for their opening round this weekend.
Ross discussed juniors, player growth and retention, sponsorship during an uncertain economic time, umpiring numbers and the salary cap with The Main Break.
You can listen to Ross' thoughts via the link below:
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