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Who are the AFL's million dollar men?

Matthew Lloyd has listed the six players in the AFL he’d pay more than $1 million a season.

It comes after it was revealed nine players – their identities not disclosed – earned seven-figure sums in 2017.

Speaking on Sportsday, Lloyd said there were six players he’d give million dollar contracts and listed them in order.


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Lloyd had three criteria – playing ability, marketability and durability – that he considered.

Those players are:

  1. Alex Rance
  2. Dustin Martin
  3. Patrick Dangerfield
  4. Nat Fyfe
  5. Lance Franklin
  6. Eddie Betts