Brisbane Lions

AFL teams and tips: Can Dogs give Lions kiss of death?

If round 15 was billed as the best of the year, could round 16 be the worst?

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3 days ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions, Western Bulldogs

‘B’ grade Brisbane must improve

Melbourne’s ability to bounce back from a hat-trick of losses to thrash Brisbane has given the Lions hope they can improve on a “B” grade effort in recent weeks to contend for the AFL premiership.

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4 days ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

Brisbane star re-signs in huge boost for Lions

Lions star Lachie Neale says an AFL premiership is his target after signing a three-year contract extension with Brisbane.

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4 days ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

Lions star Neale moves early to end contract speculation with new deal

Lachie Neale has moved a year early to extend his contract at the Brisbane Lions through until 2026. The new three-year deal is a big signing given Neale flirted with breaking his contract and requesting a trade to Fremantle last year, and the Dockers were expected to come again in 2022. Neale left Fremantle...

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4 days ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

Brownlow medallist Lachie Neale staying put at Lions with huge contract call

Brownlow medallist Lachie Neale has recommitted to Brisbane Lions for an additional three years, effectively ruling out any chance of a move back to Fremantle.

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4 days ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

Blues get stronger after best win; Lions reshuffle after brutal reality check: Team Tips

Carlton is set to welcome back several big names after its spurring win over Fremantle.

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4 days ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Carlton Blues

Big Dog ‘no guarantee’ for Lions clash; sick Cat primed for return: Casualty Ward

The Bulldogs are likely to without their number one ruck for a second straight week.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

Melbourne versus Brisbane: Hopefully Lions will be feared again

Well, where do I start. First of all, I was very excited walking through Fitzroy Gardens to the magnificently lit-up MCG. It was first time the Lions would be playing at the MCG since Round 1 of 2020. After defeats to both Geelong and Fremantle away from home, it was another big opportunity to step...

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6 days ago, The Roar, Brisbane Lions

‘Maybe with his history he doesn’t go’: English set to miss Dogs’ trip to Brisbane

The Dogs ruckman exits concussion protocols in time to play Brisbane at the Gabba on Thursday but there are concerns with his history of head knocks.

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1 week ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions, Western Bulldogs

AFL NEWS: Fagan reminded of dark days as Lions’ flag hopes read ‘last rites’, dropped Saint slammed for selfishness again

Brisbane coach Chris Fagan has lamented his side’s horror defeat to Melbourne on Thursday night, saying the 64-point loss was as bad as his team have performed in years. On top of the ladder coming into the match, the Lions were handed a serious reality check after quarter time, with the Demons...

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1 week ago, The Roar, Brisbane Lions, St Kilda Saints

Lions rocked in finals dress rehearsal

Melbourne has reaffirmed its status as premiership favourites, mauling the Brisbane Lions by 64 points at the MCG

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1 week ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions

“Too many holes”: Fears for “absolutely brained” Lions

Brisbane was battered by Melbourne on Thursday night, going down to the reigning premiers by 64 points at the MCG. The Lions controlled most of the first quarter before the Demons took control, went into overdrive and crushed their opponents. The way in which the Lions were beaten took coach Chris Fagan...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

Lions deserve ‘last rites’ after loss

Hawthorn great AFL: Jason Dunstall was scathing of Brisbane's premiership chances following their 64-point loss to Melbourne at the MCG.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

‘As bad as we’ve played in a long time’: Lions coach left stunned by loss and ‘staggering’ numbers

Brisbane coach Chris Fagan says his side’s humiliating loss to Melbourne was “as bad as we‘ve played in a long, long time”, suggesting the performance reminded him of some big defeats he endured during the start of his Lions tenure.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

Brisbane ‘failed’ its biggest test yet in a ‘dismal’ loss. Where does it leave its flag credentials?

Legendary Hawthorn goalkicker Jason Dunstall has cast doubt on Brisbane’s premiership credentials, saying “dismal” losses like the one it suffered on Thursday night threaten to “sap the belief” of a playing group.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

Melbourne climbs back to AFL summit after dominating Brisbane Lions

Melbourne has rediscovered its mojo in a 64-point hammering of Brisbane that has re-established the reigning premiers as this year’s AFL flag favourites. The Demons triumphed 16.21 (117) to 7.11 (53) at the MCG on Thursday night, snapping a three-game losing streak and displacing the Lions at the...

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1 week ago, The New Daily, Brisbane Lions

Hell and back: Demons rediscover fire to crush Lions

After three consecutive losses had everyone questioning whether Melbourne could regain the form that won them the 2021 premiership, the Demons made an emphatic statement.

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1 week ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

Melbourne proves doubters wrong in huge statement win over Brisbane

Reigning premiers Melbourne are back on the winners list, smashing a hapless Brisbane in Thursday night’s first versus second encounter at the MCG. The Demons cruised to an eye-popping 64-point win which rocketed them back to the top of the ladder, leaving Brisbane with plenty to ponder after their 10th...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

AFL 2022 round 15 LIVE updates: Melbourne Demons, Brisbane Lions meet in blockbuster at the MCG

A blockbuster at the MCG between the top two sides: Melbourne and Brisbane do battle in round 15.

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1 week ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

Live AFL updates, scores and stream details for Melbourne vs Brisbane Lions, Round 15 of 2022 season

One of the most highly-anticipated rounds in recent AFL history commences with a top-of-the-table blockbuster, with Melbourne out to end its three-game losing streak against the Brisbane Lions.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

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