From the expertsThe low down from those in the know
Playing finals look set to be a slam dunk for the Gold Coast after new coach Rodney Eade claimed Gary Ablett was ready to emulate NBA superstar Michael Jordan and inspire greatness at the Suns.
Midfielder Liam Anthony leads a group of eight players cut from North Melbourne as AFL clubs continue to finalise their lists.
It’s official – finally. The Gold Coast’s on-again, off-again announcement that Rodney Eade will be their new coach has finally happened after days of talks with Collingwood.
AFL chief executive Gill McLachlan has laughed off criticism that its fixture next year unfairly impacts on soccer.
Former Melbourne captain Jack Trengove is determined to continue his AFL career, despite conceding he might not play at all next season.
The AFL has defended its packed Anzac Day schedule as a one-off that it hopes will add to the occasion.
The complete fixture for the 2015 AFL season has been released following the release of the opening round matches last week.
Rodney Eade thought his AFL coaching days were behind him – until Gold Coast made him an offer he couldn’t refuse.
North Melbourne will play Richmond in the first of three Hobart games in the AFL next season.
Former Melbourne coach Mark Neeld will return to the AFL, joining Essendon to head their player development.
The AFL continues to overhaul its pre-season format, ditching the 18 games in 18 days experiment for a four-week schedule.
The Sydney Swans have announced they will appeal in a bid to have their AFL trade ban overturned.
Gold Coast have presented Rodney Eade with a belated chance to fix the one glaring gap in his outstanding AFL career.
A player from the North Melbourne Football club is allegedly one of two men under police investigation following the robbery of a taxi driver in Adelaide.
Collingwood president Eddie McGuire has warned fellow AFL club Gold Coast to tread carefully as they try to poach Magpies football director Rodney Eade.
The fixture for the 2015 AFL NAB Challenge, has been released with the tournament kicking off on Thursday February 26 to Sunday March 22.
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Twenty years ago the Sydney Swans Football Club was in a world of hurt after years of mismanagement. How the old VFL foundational club from South Melbourne is still with us today is somewhat of a miracle.
The AFL fixture for season 2015 has been launched and a few anomalies and highlights have emerged.
Excitement should come to mind when Port Adelaide Power fans see the 2015 AFL fixture.
The highly-anticipated draw for the 2015 AFL season is out and there are some matches and special occasions that are worth not missing.
The full 2015 AFL fixture is scheduled to be released tomorrow, in what’s quickly becoming a big event in the 11-months-of-the-year footy calendar.
It is often said children in Australia play footy in the winter and cricket in the summer.
AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan’s “you can’t have everything” remark directed at the Sydney Swans is a massive insult in the highest order.
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With just over a month until the 2014 AFL draft, every Melbourne supporter is dreading a time which should be an exciting one for the club.
It’s late October and I’m still thinking about footy. It’s tragic, but let’s face it – so are you.
Being top dog is never easy. The climb to the top is steep and protracted, so when you finally arrive, there is a tendency to relax, become complacent, and forget that tenacity, hard work and dedication got you there in the first place.
After taking a breath and letting the overly lengthy draft period wash over me, I want to have a closer look at the drawn-out, five-club ‘mega-deal’ completed to get Dayne Beams to his desired destination.
With the AFL’s 2014 Trade and Free Agency period done and dusted, I’ve put together my report cards for each of the eighteen clubs.
Welcome to the new AFL, in which players hold all the power and coaches are merely pawns in the players’ games.
We know who won the flag and the Norm Smith, but that doesn’t mean there are no more winners in the AFL until first bounce next year. Here are some of the big winners of the off season, along with some honourable mentions.
The 2014 AFL Trade and Free Agency period reached a climax yesterday with a string of big name trades being finalised. Today is the last opportunity for clubs to make their moves, up until the deadline of 2:00pm (AEDT).
Collingwood’s Dayne Beams has finally flown the coop, leaving the Magpie nest and flying north to join his brother Clay at the Lions.
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