Essendon Bombers

Plough's Trade Take - Essendon

AFL Hall of Famer Terry Wallace, The List Manager, has gone through all 18 clubs and assessed their peformance in the 2019 trade period. Essendon Terry Wallace's Take “Stood their ground on Daniher which took up most of their energy. Brought in a couple of speculative players.” What Plough said...

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1 day ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

How Dons shape up after busy trade period, Freo’s new-look midfield: Collingwood, Essendon and Fremantle’s best 22s after the trade period

With the trade period completed, we know which AFL veterans have found new homes for 2020.

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1 day ago, Fox Sports, Collingwood Magpies, Essendon Bombers, Fremantle Dockers

Why Cutler's a good fit for Dons

A return to the wing is poised to see 24-year-old recruit Tom Cutler thrive at the Bombers.

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3 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

The dogged fight to clear the Dons

“GOT the bastards!” Bruce Francis’ elation at the front-page story by Michael Warner in the Herald Sun accusing ASADA of manipulating evidence in the infamous case of the Essendon 34 was infectious.

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3 days ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

I never spoke to Essendon: Cox

Magpies big man reveals truths behind trade period. The post I never spoke to Essendon: Cox appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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4 days ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

Mason Cox blames ‘misreporting’ on Bombers link as he opens up on being ‘legally blind’

Collingwood forward Mason Cox has reiterated he never spoke with Essendon during the latest AFL trade period, saying “misreporting” was to blame.

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4 days ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Cutler overwhelmed by support

New Bomber Tom Cutler says he has been overwhelmed by the support he has received since joining the club this week.

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4 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Dons’ delicate Daniher dance

“No, we don’t owe anyone anything, mate, they’re professional footballers with contracts.” Those words were spoken by a list manager involved in the Joe Daniher non-trade. And if you didn’t know better, you might assume they were spoken by maligned Essendon negotiator Adrian Dodoro, but, in fact, it...

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4 days ago, The Roar, Essendon Bombers

How Dons plan to get back in Joe’s good graces

Essendon players and powerbrokers will quickly throw their arms around spearhead Joe Daniher to erase any lingering embarrassment or disappointment from his failed trade request.

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4 days ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

Why Sheeds could be right about Phillips

One of Andrew Phillips' earliest fans, Kevin Sheedy could be set to have his faith in the new Bomber repaid.

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5 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Essendon contract extension not on Daniher's mind

Joe Daniher's management has indicated a contract extension at Essendon is not on the star forward's immediate agenda with his focus instead solely on overcoming his long-running groin issues.

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5 days ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

Joe Daniher wanted to go. Here’s what Essendon said when they told him he couldn’t

A 40-minute conversation with Essendon list manager Adrian Dodoro prior to Wednesday’s trade deadline day sealed Joe Daniher’s fate.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Trade wrap: New Bombers, draft hand, key quotes

The Telstra AFL Trade Period wrapped up on Wednesday night, with Essendon playing a big part on a frantic final day.

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5 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Joe Daniher faces awkward return to Essendon after failed AFL move to Sydney

Bombers refuse to trade forward on deadline day‘Obviously he’s a little bit disappointed,’ says clubEssendon have denied Joe Daniher’s request to continue his career at Sydney, the Bombers refusing to do a deal for the star forward before the AFL trade period ended on Wednesday night.Essendon’s Adrian...

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5 days ago, The Guardian, Essendon Bombers

Dodoro reviews 2019 trade period

Adrian Dodoro says he is satisfied to have fulfilled the club’s key priorities following the completion of the trade period.

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5 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Sydney ‘drove a wedge’ between Essendon and Joe Daniher. Yet they ‘effectively offered nothing’

AFL great David King has applauded Essendon’s hard stance on Joe Daniher, saying the Sydney Swans’ underwhelming offer ultimately came back to bite them in the backside.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Dons to “fight like hell” to retain Daniher long term

Essendon admit they’ll have to roll out the welcome mat for Joe Daniher after the Bombers and Swans failed to come to an agreement to trade the want-away forward, but insist the club will battle to keep him beyond 2020. Yesterday’s trade deadline stand-off left Daniher and the club he and...

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5 days ago, The Roar, Essendon Bombers

Can Dons win back Joe Daniher’s heart?

Essendon blocked Joe Daniher’s trade request in the firm belief the star spearhead will fall back in love with the club next year.

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5 days ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

Sydney simply didn't value Daniher as highly as Essendon did

Sydney weren't serious about landing Joe Daniher. If they were, they would have offered their first draft, pick five, as part of the trade.

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5 days ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

A big Blue disaster — but Bombers show backbone: Biggest AFL trade winners and losers

With 16 moves brokered on the last day of the trade period it’s time to assess the clubs who excelled and those who were left red faced.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues, Essendon Bombers

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