The young Magpies who are impressing ahead of Opening Round selection calls

Collingwood assistant coach Hayden Skipworth liked what he saw from some of the club’s younger and fringe players in Tuesday night’s AAMI Community Series win over Richmond. The Magpies defeated the Tigers by 30 points at Ikon Park with solid late contributions from the likes of Harvey Harrison, Fin...

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24 minutes ago, SEN, Collingwood Magpies

“A real barometer”: Adelaide midfielder lauded for keeping Crows career alive

"It was a great test of resilience."

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25 minutes ago, Zero Hanger, Adelaide Crows

Alastair Clarkson is a legendary coach. But has he still got it?

Alastair Clarkson’s magic touch waned at Hawthorn, and his maiden year at North Melbourne was a mess. While some have low expectations of the Roos, he should be aiming for nine wins in 2024.

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39 minutes ago, The Age

Russell & Jenkins align on 2024 premiership tip

AFL Nation’s Dwayne Russell and Josh Jenkins have aligned on their belief that Brisbane will atone for last year’s Grand Final and claim the 2024 premiership. The 2023 decider was an epic and will go down as one of the greatest to ever be played, with Craig McRae’s men eventually triumphing by four...

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45 minutes ago, SEN

Why new role could help elevate Harry McKay’s game as Blues fans urged to ‘accept’ star’s flaw

It’s the summer shift that could help unlock Harry McKay’s full potential and add an exciting dimension to Carlton.

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1 hour ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues

Former Port Adelaide ruckman returns to old club for 2024

The 24-year-old recently trained with Collingwood in pursuit of an AFL list spot.

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1 hour ago, Zero Hanger, Port Adelaide Power

Boost for Roos as Sheezel pens lengthy contract extension

Harry Sheezel has signed a four-year extension with North Melbourne, tying him to Arden Street until 2030. Already contracted until 2026, the Kangaroos and Sheezel have moved quickly to lock away a long-term deal. Sheezel, 19, burst onto the scene in 2023 after being taken with the no.3 pick in the...

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2 hours ago, SEN

Carlton footy boss offers injury updates on Walsh, Martin and Williams

Carlton head of football Brad Lloyd has offered an injury update on a key Blues trio as Opening Round nears. The Blues played in a Community Series practice match on Wednesday against Melbourne at Ikon Park and were without a handful of key players who were sidelined with injuries. Three of those that...

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2 hours ago, SEN, Carlton Blues

2024 AFL Preview: Western Bulldogs

Is 2024 a do-or-die year for the Dogs?

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2 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

AFL News: ‘Not a star’ – Cornes slams Dons’ monster extension for defender, Pies moving on from flag success

Essendon’s Jordan Ridley has become the AFL’s latest player to be locked in on a monster contract extension, the defender signing on until the end of the 2029 season. The 25-year old was already contracted for three further years, but added three more to his ongoing deal to become one...

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2 hours ago, The Roar, Collingwood Magpies, Essendon Bombers

Carlton provide update on hurt forward, detail potential ruck plans for Opening Round

“Jesse’s had his best pre-season of the three he’s had, which you’d hope for with a younger player.”

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2 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Carlton Blues

‘Going to be tough to keep him out’: Top Dees draftee right in Opening Round mix… but Oliver uncertainty looms

Melbourne skipper Max Gawn has urged his club’s match committee to select top draftee Caleb Windsor for Opening Round, declaring the speedy winger will be “tough to keep out” of the senior team after an impressive pre-season.

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3 hours ago, Fox Sports, Melbourne Demons

Garry Lyon’s key standouts from Melbourne’s impressive win over Carlton

Melbourne looked impressive in their 38-point AAMI Community Series win over Carlton on Wednesday night. The Demons, with captain Max Gawn dominant in the ruck, produced a massive 65 inside 50s to Carlton’s 43 and appeared much more connected from a forward line point of view. Simon Goodwin’s side took...

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3 hours ago, SEN, Carlton Blues

Rookie rubber stamps debut, another Demon makes midfield move as Melbourne confirm Oliver plans

"He's really given himself every chance, hasn't he?"

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3 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Melbourne Demons

What more do you want? The stats that prove Daicos naysayers have no leg to stand on

I’m fulfilling a promise that will categorically put the claims that were made on Tuesday by text and over the phone that Nick Daicos doesn't win his own ball into the nonsense basket. I've been taken aback for 12 months at how quickly listeners of Sportsday and some journos have jumped into...

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3 hours ago, SEN

North Melbourne young gun on the verge of inking lucrative long-term deal

After re-signing in the wake of his stellar debut game last year, a new contract is said to be in the works that will tie the Rising Star winner to one of the longest deals in the league.

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4 hours ago, Zero Hanger, North Melbourne Kangaroos

“He’s not a star”: Cornes stunned by Essendon’s call to hand defender long-term extension

Kane Cornes was in disbelief after learning of Jordan Ridley’s new Essendon contract extension. The 25-year-old defender was already signed until the end of the 2026 season but is now contracted until 2029 after adding a further three years to his deal. While Ridley is no doubt one of Essendon’s better...

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4 hours ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

What would AFL captains change if they were CEO for a day?

What would you change if you were AFL CEO for a day? We asked the majority of AFL captains what they would do first if they temporarily stepped into the shoes of Andrew Dillon. Some responses were legitimate and worth some thought, while some were a little bit more facetious. Read what they had to say...

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5 hours ago, SEN

Blues v Demons – Community Series with Warnie

Blues v Demons – Community Series with Warnie

Join Warnie for a quick hit of AFL Fantasy news out of the Carlton v Melbourne AAMI Community Series game from IKON Park on Wednesday 28 February 2024. Including: Max Gawn dominating the ruck. Whether Caleb Windsor is a lock for round one. Players that got bulk CBAs including Christian Salem. Why Warnie...

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5 hours ago, Dreamteam Talk, Fantasy, Carlton Blues, Melbourne Demons

The Suns are ‘winning the flag’ soon. One early act proved to this star they’re ready

North Melbourne great David King says there’s sunny skies ahead for Gold Coast under Damien Hardwick, declaring they’ll win a premiership in the next “two to three years” and lauding the club’s acquisition of the coaching great.

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5 hours ago, Fox Sports, Gold Coast Suns

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