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Michael DiFabrizio

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About

Michael DiFabrizio works as a newspaper journalist in country Victoria. He has been an expert AFL columnist with The Roar since 2009, which has led to appearances on ABC Television, ABC Radio and in The Age. Follow Michael on Twitter @MichaelDiFab

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What’s wrong with the Brownlow Medal – and how to fix it

What's wrong with the Brownlow Medal - and how to fix it

16 hours ago

Patrick Dangerfield isn’t eligible to win tonight’s Brownlow Medal. He should be.

Prelims are a referendum on the AFL’s post Round 23 bye

Prelims are a referendum on the AFL's post Round 23 bye

18 Sep 2017

Prior to this year, three teams in the AFL era have had multiple weeks off during their finals campaign. It ended badly for all of them.

The 48-team FIFA World Cup will be a good thing

The 48-team FIFA World Cup will be a good thing

12 Jan 2017

To say FIFA made some folks angry this week would be an understatement. The decision to expand the World Cup from 32 to 48 teams prompted a seething response.

AFL premiership rankings: Dogs dare to dream

AFL premiership rankings: Dogs dare to dream

26 Sep 2016

They weren’t meant to win three weeks ago. They weren’t meant to win two weeks ago. They weren’t meant to win on Saturday. How much longer can the Western Bulldogs continue defying the script?

AFL premiership rankings: Dogs well coached, but can they bring down the Giants?

AFL premiership rankings: Dogs well coached, but can they bring down the Giants?

20 Sep 2016

The Western Bulldogs are a well-coached football team. That much should be evident in the fact they’ve made the preliminary final after the injury setbacks they’ve had this season.

AFL premiership rankings: Giant leap shapes the finals race

AFL premiership rankings: Giant leap shapes the finals race

12 Sep 2016

Who’s closest to the flag after the first week of finals? There’s a big, big sound telling us it’s the GWS Giants.