Carlton Blues

A rapid recap of AFL Round 6: Blues make a Giant statement, Magpies turn Power out and Eagles sink the Dockers

Round six of the AFL provided us with plenty of talking points. Some teams are starting to build momentum whilst others are struggling to string together strong performances. Below I have given my thoughts on Round 6 and how the Brownlow medal votes should be shaping up. St Kilda Saints vs Western...

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6 hours ago, The Roar, Carlton Blues, Collingwood Magpies, Fremantle Dockers

Contender’s big issue rears ugly head again; Blues’ ‘best in the comp’ edge — Blowtorch

Why there might be multiple causes for concern in Port Adelaide’s defence and a big-time position change on the cards for one of the competition’s emerging key forwards.

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11 hours ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues

Tribunal verdict in for Hogan as Giants forward learns fate for striking Blue

Jesse Hogan is free to play Brisbane on Anzac Day, after the AFL Tribunal ruled the Giants star had no case to answer for a strike on Carlton defender Lewis Young. Hogan’s hit that caught the Blue in the fact during GWS’ loss on Saturday was deemed to have been of insufficient force to...

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1 day ago, The Roar, Carlton Blues, Greater Western Sydney Giants

Forgotten Cat poised for first game in 371 days, Saints set to blood former Blue

Geelong midfielder Cameron Guthrie looks set to play his first AFL game in over a year, while the Saints are preparing to blood a club debutant. Guthrie hasn’t played since Round 6, 2023, but has been cleared to feature at the top level for the first time in 371 days after overcoming a quad strain suffered...

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1 day ago, SEN, Carlton Blues, St Kilda Saints

Collingwood tall sidelined for months, latest on Carlton star, key Saint – AFL injury news

Read up on the latest injury news across the competition.

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1 day ago, Zero Hanger, Carlton Blues, Collingwood Magpies, St Kilda Saints

“The Carlton two-pronged attack is very real”: Premiership captain wowed by gritty Blues

Carlton are the real deal in 2024, knocking off the formerly undefeated GWS Giants by 19 points in a heavyweight clash at Marvel Stadium in Round 6. Carlton now sit 5-1 on the season, winning their toughest matchup despite an extensive injury list which sees 10 first-team players out of the side. The...

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1 day ago, SEN, Carlton Blues

Carlton, Essendon captains lead way, Geelong forward records perfect game: AFL Coaches Association Champions Player votes – Round 6

Three players recorded perfect games in Round 6 while a Swan extends his lead.

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2 days ago, Zero Hanger, Carlton Blues, Essendon Bombers, Geelong Cats

Bombers should be ‘up and about’, Blues ruck’n’rolling: Key takeouts from round six

Peter Wright’s expected return has left the Bombers with a selection dilemma, the Blues have rekindled memories of the early 1980s, Harley hype is exploding, the Hawks finally made an early statement and what do the Lions and the Australian cricket team have in common?

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2 days ago, The Age, Carlton Blues, Essendon Bombers

‘MCG, MCG and then who knows?’ Blues’ flag charge ‘is happening’... and here’s the proof

Should the Baggers be premiership favourites?

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues

‘They smoked us’: Derby destruction hits Freo hard as coach laments fixture blues

Fremantle coach Justin Longmuir has lamented the AFL’s “brutal” fixture that forced the Dockers to endure a month away from home fans.

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3 days ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues, Fremantle Dockers

Grading every player in Carlton's statement win over Greater Western Sydney

A midfield masterclass led by Patrick Cripps has seen Carlton come from behind to down the GWS Giants by ** under the roof at Marvel Stadium. As much as 22 points up in the minutes before half-time, the Giants squandered a healthy lead, with the orange tsunami turning blue as Carlton ran riot. Michael...

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4 days ago, SEN, Carlton Blues, Greater Western Sydney Giants

FINAL TEAMS: Carlton vs GWS – Round 6, 2024

TEAM NEWS: Carlton and GWS have finalised their lineups for the match at Marvel Stadium. Who are you tipping to win?

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4 days ago, Zero Hanger, Carlton Blues, Greater Western Sydney Giants

Why more heartbreak would leave Blues ‘nervy’ as finals contenders clash in blockbuster: LIVE AFL

Injury-ravaged teams Carlton and the Giants will face off in a Saturday blockbuster at Marvel Stadium, with dual All-Australian Leigh Montagna predicting Blues heartbreak for a second straight week.

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4 days ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues

TEAMS | Key Cats return, Blues and Giants lose stars, key Derby reinforcements named

The teams are in for AFL Round 6, with some intriguing changes across the board. Geelong has been bolstered with Tom Hawkins and Patrick Dangerfield returning, while emerging ruckman Toby Conway has also been named. Charlie Dixon has been managed at the Power, while the injury toll has hit both Carlton...

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5 days ago, SEN, Carlton Blues, Geelong Cats, Greater Western Sydney Giants

Carlton’s bold $500k Irish raid; Top 10 pick ‘not in a rush’ to re-sign — AFL Trade Whispers

A Victorian powerhouse is reportedly pursuing “every good Irish athlete” as part of a colossal recruiting effort that is set to cost up to $500,000.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues

Carlton reveals plans to target Irish players

Carlton has revealed a plans to target Irish players in this weekend’s game.

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6 days ago, The Age, Carlton Blues

‘They’ll lose another’: Blues’ luck to turn for worse... and it could spur ‘nervy’ reaction

Fox Footy’s Leigh Montagna is tipping another slender loss this weekend for the Blues, who have become well-accustomed to playing in tight affairs.

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6 days ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues

Blues injury list grows ahead of hard month

Carlton captain Patrick Cripps says despite their injuries, the club is embracing their tough run.

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6 days ago, The Age, Carlton Blues

How Carlton's turnover game directly links to their ruck selection calls

Champion Data’s Daniel Hoyne believes Carlton made a strategic mistake playing the two ruckmen in their loss to Adelaide on the weekend. With Adam Cerra a late withdrawal with a hammy, the Blues opted to bring in Marc Pittonet to pair with Tom De Koning in the ruck, rather than the midfield emergency...

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1 week ago, SEN, Carlton Blues

‘Owe it to myself’: Luckless Blue’s emotional reveal after more ACL ‘despair’, and why he won’t retire

Carlton fan favourite Sam Docherty is fighting retirement, stating his desire to leave the game on his own terms as he endures his third knee reconstruction.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues

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