With the trials now just around the corner, Ryan Matterson spoke about the squad mentality and the training camp in Queenstown.
He touched on the new combinations and what's working for the team ahead of the intensive football training camp.
"It feels fast-tracked, like everyone has clarity," he said of the team's progress so far.
"It’s unbelievable and I can’t wait for the season."
Watch the full chat with Ryan Matterson above.
Ryan Matterson will be looking for a big couple of games in the pre-season, with a couple of spots still open for the taking in the line-up ahead of Round 1.
"I told Robbo (Trent Robinson) that I’m interested in becoming a starting player.
"I’m pretty keen on that starting spot, so I’m going to keep training hard and see where that takes me."