Collingwood Magpies

Collingwood Magpies Known as the AFL‘s team that everybody loves to hate, the Collingwood Magpies are one of the most successful and widely supported clubs in the league. They have made the Grand Final 41 times, more than any other team, and won 15 premierships, the third most of any side in history.

HOW TO WATCH THE AFL – LIVE STREAMING, TV AND RADIO

Collingwood continued their much-publicised slide in 2017, winning just the nine games for the second straight season and slipping to 13th place. Despite their poor results under current coach Nathan Buckley, the Magpies awarded their ex-captain a two-year contract extension.

VIEW THE FULL 2017 AFL DRAW HERE

Senior coach: Nathan Buckley
Captain: Scott Pendlebury
2017 finish: 13th
2017 best and fairest: Steele Sidebottom
2017 leading goalkicker: Jamie Elliott (34)
Premierships: 1902, 1903, 1910, 1917, 1919, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1935, 1936, 1953, 1958, 1990, 2010

2017 Team List
Alex Fasolo, Jordan De Goey, Daniel Wells, Brodie Grundy, Jamie Elliot, Tyson Goldsack, Adam Treloar, Tom Langdon, Jesse White, Scott Pendlebury, Jarryd Blair, Matthew Scharenberg, Taylor Adams, James Aish, Lynden Dunn, Chris Mayne, Callum Brown, Travis Varcoe, Levi Greenwood, Ben Reid, Tom Phillips, Steele Sidebottom, Lachlan Keeffe, Josh Thomas, Jack Crisp, Josh Daicos, Kayle Kirby, Ben Sinclair, Tim Broomhead, Darcy Moore, Jackson Ramsay, Will Hoskin-Elliott, Rupert Wills, Mitchell McCarthy, Sam McLarty, Brayden Sier, Brayden Maynard, Jeremy Howe, Ben Crocker, Josh Smith, Henry Schade, Adam Oxley, Liam Mackie, Max Lynch, Mason Cox

Darcy Moore Collingwood Magpies AFL 2017

(Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Last updated: 9 November, 2017

Collingwood Magpies Articles

Collingwood fans need to trust Bucks – and the process

Collingwood fans need to trust Bucks – and the process

by , 16 Nov 2017

With Nathan Buckley stating that Collingwood need to play finals in 2018, and the players agreeing, there’s plenty of pressure on the Pies.

Travis Cloke calls time on AFL career

Travis Cloke calls time on AFL career

by , 25 Oct 2017

Footy was Travis Cloke’s greatest love and greatest hate during one of the most scrutinised AFL careers in recent memory.

Eddie blows up about Howe snub, but the Collingwood faithful are to blame

Eddie blows up about Howe snub, but the Collingwood faithful are to blame

by , 27 Sep 2017

Eddie McGuire couldn’t believe Jeremy Howe did not take home Mark of the Year honours at Monday night’s Brownlow Medal count, labelling the result “embarrassing” and saying it “left a stain” on the night.

Collingwood’s self-made apocalypse marches on proudly

Collingwood’s self-made apocalypse marches on proudly

by , 4 Sep 2017

Nathan Buckley probably did enough in the last six weeks to keep his job – but did he do enough in the last six years? And really, why wasn’t that the question driving the discourse surrounding his fate?

A Collingwood premiership looks like a pie in the sky

A Collingwood premiership looks like a pie in the sky

by , 2 Sep 2017 Popular article!

Collingwood’s football department is the town bicycle – everyone’s had a ride! – and that’s had an unmistakable impact on what has become a Frankenstein playing list. What can we do to turn it around?

2017 season review: Collingwood Magpies

2017 season review: Collingwood Magpies

by , 2 Sep 2017

In what has become something of an annual tradition, Collingwood failed to deliver on their offseason promise, finishing 13th and missing finals for the fourth straight season.

The underrated marvel: Peter Daicos

by , 2 Sep 2017

Born 20 September 1961 to Macedonian parents, Peter Daicos grew up a South Melbourne supporter with a passion for football.

Collingwood, sometimes I think you want to fail

Collingwood, sometimes I think you want to fail

by , 30 Aug 2017 Popular article! Video

It was with a sense of bewilderment that I heard Collingwood Football Club had re-signed coach Nathan Buckley for another two seasons.

Has Nathan Buckley taught Collingwood to accept mediocrity?

Has Nathan Buckley taught Collingwood to accept mediocrity?

by , 30 Aug 2017

The Magpies have officially backed Nathan Buckley in for another two seasons, and it doesn’t seem like this will be too unpopular a decision when viewed by media and the Collingwood faithful alike, following only two losses in Collingwood’s last seven starts.

The minority mindset: Why re-signing Buckley was right

The minority mindset: Why re-signing Buckley was right

by , 30 Aug 2017

I’m a supporter of my beloved Pies, but I am still unsure about the decision made by the Collingwood board yesterday.


Older Articles »