Essendon Bombers

McKenna and Ward back to boost Bombers and Giants

Essendon and Greater Western Sydney have welcomed back crucial players for their match on Friday night, with Conor McKenna and Callan Ward both returning.

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6 hours ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers, Greater Western Sydney Giants

TEAMS: Speedster one of four Bombers changes, veteran Giant recalled

The ins and outs for Friday night's clash between Essendon and GWS can be found here! Listen LIVE on 1116 SEN, https://www.sen.com.au/listen-live/ or on the SEN app. Check out the ins and outs below: ESSENDON V GWS Friday August 7, Metricon Stadium, 7:50pm AEST BOMBERS In: C.McKenna, M.Guelfi,...

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7 hours ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

Why Bombers should buy Brown at bargain basement price

Ben Brown and North Melbourne could be due for a conscious uncoupling in coming months rather than a dramatic public split.

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7 hours ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

McGuane: Bombers’ perplexing Merrett move

Where is Zach Merrett best suited for the sake of Essendon?

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9 hours ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

‘The Voice of Treason’: Feud erupts been Bombers legend and AFL journalist

?? The post ‘The Voice of Treason’: Feud erupts been Bombers legend and AFL journalist appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 day ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

Should Carlton and Essendon make a play for Demons star Clayton Oliver?

"If something really good came across the trading desk and I'm Melbourne with the midfield that I got, I'd look at it 100 per cent." ? The post Should Carlton and Essendon make a play for Demons star Clayton Oliver? appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 day ago, Zero Hanger, Carlton Blues, Essendon Bombers, Melbourne Demons

Homesick McKenna a chance to return for Bombers

John Worsfold says Conor McKenna will be welcome back into the senior side if he feels he can perform at his best, after he sat out last week due to homesickness.

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1 day ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

Daniher on right path as key Bombers duo near return

Essendon is hoping to welcome Cale Hooker and Orazio Fantasia back from calf injuries in the next fortnight, with key forward Joe Daniher also making “excellent progress” in his long road to a football return.

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2 days ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

Essendon reveals good injury news on captain, set to welcome back duo in two weeks

Essendon is expected to welcome back both Orazio Fantasia and Cale Hooker in the next two weeks, while captain Dyson Heppell is making a quicker recovery than expected from an ankle injury. Both Hooker and Fantasia are currently on the sidelines due to respective calf complaints, but Essendon head of...

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2 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

The aspects of Essendon's game that disappoint Tim Watson

Former Essendon captain Tim Watson is frustrated by his old side’s inability to stop opposition star midfielders. Lachie Neale did as he pleased on Friday night, finishing with 33 disposals, two goals, seven score involvements and four clearances. The likes of Jack Macrae, Jy Simpkin, Adam Treloar,...

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3 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

Round 9 – Essendon v Brisbane: ‘The Principal’ Skinner and the sliding door Gods of footy karma.

Always nice to beat Essendon reflects Shane Reid as he remembers games past against the Bombers. He's happy after Brisbane's complete domination of the Bombers last night.

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5 days ago, The Footy Almanac, Brisbane Lions, Essendon Bombers

Essendon stuck in "no mans land": Dal Santo

Former St Kilda and North Melbourne midfielder Nick Dal Santo says Essendon are currently in “no mans land” as a football club. His comments come after their 61-point humbling at the hands of Brisbane on Friday night, where the Bombers were never really in the contest after conceding the first three...

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5 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

Lions' savaging of Dons 'our best one for the year': Fagan

The rampant Lions were too good, too often, said Dons coach John Worsfold, with Brisbane now relishing the prospect of taking on reigning premiers Richmond.

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5 days ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions, Essendon Bombers

Brisbane Lions captain Dayne Zorko impersonates Brian Taylor after win over Essendon

Dayne Zorko has a promising career in broadcasting.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Essendon Bombers

Lions crush hapless Bombers

AFL: The Brisbane Lions have claimed a crushing 63-point win over Essendon.

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6 days ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions, Essendon Bombers

“They were too classy": Worsfold's honest assessment of Friday night thumping

Essendon coach John Worsfold says his side’s lack of pressure was the contributing factor in Brisbane’s thumping 63-point win on Friday night. The Bombers were outworked for the majority of the clash and were always on the back foot after conceding the first three goals of the contest. Worsfold said...

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6 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

Hungry Lions feast on dismal Dons

Brisbane exposed Essendon as premiership pretenders with a relentless 63-point romp over the bumbling Bombers at Metricon Stadium on Friday night.

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6 days ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions, Essendon Bombers

Charlie outscores misfiring Dons

Brisbane has banished any questions about its depth with a commanding 63-point win over a disappointing Essendon at Metricon Stadium on Friday night.

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6 days ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

Lions smash dismal Bombers

BRISBANE stars Lachie Neale and Charlie Cameron have powered the Lions to a thumping 63-point Friday night AFL win against Essendon. The high-flying Lions were never troubled from the opening bounce at Metricon Stadium, booting 14.7 (91) to 3.10 (28) to canter to their seventh win of the season. Their...

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6 days ago, K-Rock Football, Brisbane Lions, Essendon Bombers

‘You can’t do that’: Commentators stunned as Eric Hipwood gets away with illegal goal vs Essendon

AFL commentators have been left confused as to why Brisbane’s Eric Hipwood was permitted to kick a seemingly illegal goal against Essendon.

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6 days ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

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