HIGH-profile Kiewa-Sandy Creek recruits Michael Thompson and Jack Di Mizio are set to return from injury for Saturday's crunch clash against Chiltern. Thompson has missed the past four matches with a hamstring complaint. Di Mizio has also missed the past three matches with back/hamstring tightness. Premiership coach Adam Mudra said the Hawks would field their strongest line-up of the season so far. "They still have to get through training but at this stage they will both be playing," Mudra said. MORE SPORTS NEWS Chiltern on track to snare first finals berth since 2015 Billabong Crows dare to dream of finals berth Albury Racing Club set to hold its inaugural Boxing day meeting this year Mudra rated Chiltern the "suprise packets" of the season. "I don't think anyone would have had them sitting second on the ladder at this stage of the season," he said. "There is no doubt they have got some talent on their list and Whitehead (Rick) is arguably the best forward in the competition at the moment. "We will need to get our match-up right there or we could pay a huge price."