“That’s a lie”: Cornes calls out Melbourne’s Pickett commentary

Kane Cornes has moved to call out Melbourne’s commentary on Kysaiah Pickett, with the Port Adelaide great believing the Demon sees his long-term future away from Victoria. Pickett’s future has been much-speculated in recent weeks. The 21-year-old is contracted for 2023, but it’s his future beyond that...

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1 hour ago, SEN

The top 15 players 21 or under who will demand the biggest contracts

Former AFL recruiter Matt Rendell has compiled a list of the young players he believes will earn the biggest contracts when they next sign new deals. Most of these players are already under contract and set to remain with the club that drafted them for the foreseeable future. Others, such as Luke Jackson...

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1 hour ago, SEN

Giants exploring players and picks in Hopper deal; Eagles open to splitting Pick 2 for Jackson: Trade Whispers

The Giants have provided insights into the Jacob Hopper deal.

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1 hour ago, Fox Sports, Greater Western Sydney Giants

McDonald-Tipungwuti considering shock AFL return with rival club's pitch leading the way

Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti is considering a return to the AFL with Fremantle leading the way for his signature, according to Matthew Lloyd. McDonald-Tipungwuti retired this year after dealing with injury problems earlier in the season and failing to return to full fitness. The 29-year-old played 126...

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1 hour ago, SEN

Trade targets: Saints’ Plan B after missing De Goey

St Kilda needs more “guns of the competition” and wants to stockpile prized draft picks after narrowly missing out on the hottest free agent in Jordan De Goey.

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2 hours ago, Herald Sun, St Kilda Saints

Key forward claims Essendon’s best and fairest

Peter Wright has been named Essendon’s best and fairest player for 2022. The key forward, in just his second year with the Bombers, won his maiden Crichton Medal by polling 242 votes to finish clear of three-time winner Zach Merrett (230) with Matt Guelfi in third (211). Mason Redman (209) finished fourth...

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2 hours ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

AFL trade news, rumours, whispers 2022: James Harmes to Essendon, request, Aaron Francis to Sydney, Brodie Grundy pay cut, Melbourne

A Melbourne premiership star is weighing up a trade request that could see him join Essendon.

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3 hours ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

AFL trade news, rumours, whispers 2022: Trade period day 2 Tuesday live updates, chat, done deals, free agents, latest

A busy trade period kicked off with three deals on day one, and more are on the way.

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3 hours ago, Fox Sports

National Sports Tribunal stands ready to hear Hawthorn case

If the AFL wants to provide a genuinely independent jurisdiction to test the claims of former Hawthorn players against their old club, there is already one available.

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4 hours ago, The Age, Hawthorn Hawks

Fairytale finishes are rare, which makes Joel Selwood’s remarkable

Joel Selwood capping off his illustrious career with a fourth premiership is remarkable. In sport, as in life, it’s rare for people to exit on top and to do so at a time of their own choosing. Just a few weeks earlier, David Mundy hung up the boots, but his was more bittersweet. Mundy, like...

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7 hours ago, The Roar

Eagles’ trade demands revealed for forward

West Coast wants Port Adelaide’s Karl Amon compensation at minimum to seal Junior Rioli’s move to Alberton.

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10 hours ago, Herald Sun

Sliding doors moment that made Horne-Francis trade a reality

The portent for Jason Horne-Francis’s rocky time at North Melbourne came during last year’s national draft.

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10 hours ago, Herald Sun

Project hosts collide in fiery AFLW debate

Steve Price has hit back at criticism thrown his way after a controversial opinion article he wrote on Friday last week.

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10 hours ago, Herald Sun

Host mocked for AFLW claim in fiery TV debate

Steve Price has hit back at criticism thrown his way after a controversial opinion article he wrote on Friday last week.

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10 hours ago, Fox Sports

Eagles’ deal demands revealed — and it’ll limit Port’s No.1 pick mega-trade options

West Coast wants Port Adelaide’s Karl Amon compensation at minimum to seal Junior Rioli’s move to Alberton.

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12 hours ago, Fox Sports

Fringe Bomber set for Sydney move

Aaron Francis is set to move to Sydney as the Swans attempt to breathe new life into another stalled career. Nine months after delisted Saint Paddy McCartin was signed as a rookie, the Swans will swoop on Francis in this year’s trade period as they look to bolster their defence. Francis, 25, was taken...

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12 hours ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

Bowes to tour Hawks, Cats and Bombers before making call on his future

Gold Coast Suns midfielder Jack Bowes is being sought by the three Victorian clubs, who are eager not only to secure the midfielders, but especially to land Gold Coast’s pick No.7, which is on offer due to the Suns wishing to lose Bowes’ hefty two-year contract.

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12 hours ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers, Geelong Cats, Hawthorn Hawks

Giants duo secure moves as trade period opens

Both Tim Taranto and Ian 'Bobby' Hill found new homes in Victoria as the 2022 AFL trade period opened

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12 hours ago, The Age, Greater Western Sydney Giants

Grundy to take pay cut when he signs with Demons

Collingwood’s all-Australian ruckman Brodie Grundy has signalled that he will take a pay cut when he becomes a Melbourne player in the coming days.

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13 hours ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

‘Sell your club on him’: How ‘Buckley-type’ trade recruit can revive Port’s top-four hopes

Port Adelaide’s ability to get a deal done for “Nathan Buckley-type” draftee Jason Horne-Francis is tipped to be what sends the Power back up in the ladder in 2023.

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13 hours ago, Fox Sports

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