When premiership dreams are dashed by injury

For the combatants, the clubs and their fans, the week leading up to the Grand Final is the most exciting of the season. There is no sensation like watching posters being pasted up in windows, club logos painted on to the ground and Grand Final patches ironed on to the jumpers when it’s your turn. However,...

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3 hours ago, SEN

A rollercoaster of a ride: The Bulldogs’ journey to the big dance

Relive all the highs and lows of the season for the Western Bulldogs as they overcame injuries, form slumps and a long road trip to make it to the grand final.

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3 hours ago, The Age, Western Bulldogs

Why Voss appointment is a “line in the sand day” for Carlton

Carlton’s appointment of Michael Voss has been lauded by club legend Stephen Kernahan. The Blues on Thursday announced the signing of the Brisbane champion on a three-year deal to step into the role recently vacated by David Teague. Coaches have been a problem area for the proud club in recent times...

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4 hours ago, SEN, Carlton Blues

QUIZ: How well do you remember the last 10 AFL Grand Finals?

Flex your knowledge on the decade's past premiership deciders?

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4 hours ago, Zero Hanger

Premiership coach ‘big time’ interest in Tassie

A new Tasmanian team could have the best AFL coach this century at the helm after Alastair Clarkson said he’d put his hand up to led any new side.

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4 hours ago, Herald Sun

Jake Melksham ‘stiff’ to be missing out on GF

AFL: Dermott Brereton believes Jake Melksham is one of the unlucky ones to be missing out on a spot in the Demons' Grand Final squad.

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4 hours ago, Herald Sun

What has happened to Grand Final losers since 2011?

Based off previous deciders, what does the losing team face in the future?

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4 hours ago, Zero Hanger

AFL news: Former Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson said he’d be happy to take charge of a new Tasmanian team

A new Tasmanian team could have the best AFL coach this century at the helm after Alastair Clarkson said he’d put his hand up to led any new side.

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5 hours ago, Fox Sports, Hawthorn Hawks

1964: The year the Demons last won a flag

Flashback 57 years to see what the world was like the last time the Demons lifted the Premiership cup?

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5 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Melbourne Demons

Riewoldt and Paine’s Top 5 Grand Final moments

The SEN Hobart crew have named their Top 5 AFL Grand Final moments. Ahead of Saturday’s decider between Melbourne and the Western Bulldogs in Perth, Jack Riewoldt, Tim Paine and David Lithgow reminisced about their favourite occurrences in the big games of the past. Riewoldt has been involved in three...

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5 hours ago, SEN

Bevo reveals emotional toll of GF selection dramas

Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge says it was a tight, emotional call to omit Ryan Gardner and Laitham Vandermeer for Saturday’s grand final as Alex Keath and Cody Weightman return.

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5 hours ago, Herald Sun

Perth’s cringeworthy gesture divides country

Perth’s lord mayor Basil Zempilas is being torched by some fans online after a cringeworthy gesture of good-will that’s divided the country.

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5 hours ago, Herald Sun

Best of the AFL Grand Final press conference

AFL: Catch all of the best bits from the AFL Grand Final press conference as the captains and coaches of the Melbourne Demons and Western Bulldogs face the media one last time.

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5 hours ago, Herald Sun

Basil Zempilas cops swift blowback to ‘cringe-worthy’ AFL Grand Final idea

Perth’s lord mayor Basil Zempilas is being torched by some fans online after a gesture of goodwill that’s divided the country.

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5 hours ago, Fox Sports

Parma and a pot, swimming without sharks: Coaches’ timeout before grand final

In the final days of a two-week build-up, coaches Simon Goodwin and Luke Beveridge had contrasting reflections.

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5 hours ago, The Age

‘We’re ready’: Demons primed for AFL Grand Final, says coach

Melbourne Demons Coach Simon Goodwin says his team is primed for success in their AFL grand final battle against the Western Bulldogs. The Demons enter Saturday night’s decider in Perth as favourites as they seek to break the club’s premiership draught, with their last premiership dating...

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5 hours ago, The New Daily, Melbourne Demons

Grand Final match up shows how far the league has come

Equalisation and stability have seen clubs draw recent rain to their once barren fields.

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5 hours ago, Zero Hanger

The impactful Demons stat involving Ben Brown

There is an interesting statistic surrounding Melbourne key forward Ben Brown which could give Demons supporters further hope for Saturday’s Grand Final. It took a little while for the prized recruit to hit his straps with his new club after crossing from North Melbourne prior to the 2021 season. Brown...

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6 hours ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Bombers set for boost from in-demand assistant

The former Brisbane and Collingwood deputy was reportedly being chased by a series of suitors.

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6 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

All things being equal: Why Demons, Dogs have been able to flourish

It may be players and coaches who have the ultimate say on grand final day, but it’s a league-wide philosophy which has underpinned the rise of the Bulldogs and Demons.

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6 hours ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

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