Essendon Bombers

AFL 2019: ‘A lot of work to be done’ says Bombers prized recruit Dylan Shiel, who’s not buying into club hype

With a big club comes even bigger expectations.

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2 hours ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Final VFLW trial open

Essendon Football Club is preparing for its final VFLW trial this year and all footballers and talented athletes aged 18 to 32 are invited.

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5 hours ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Goddard not bitter with Bombers

Former Essendon defender Brendon Goddard says he holds no grudges against the Bombers. Goddard was delisted at the end of the 2018 season by the club and chose to retire rather than continue his career at another club. He told The Sporting Capital that he is hoping to revisit The Hangar in the coming...

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7 hours ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

Essendon fans could see Daniher this pre-season

Joe Daniher's solid training in the last few weeks is raising hopes that the Essendon star will return during the AFL pre-season.

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22 hours ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

Daniher's progress rolls on

Joe Daniher has increased in his training load over the past fortnight and the club is hopeful he could play some part in the upcoming JLT Community Series.

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23 hours ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

T-Bell backs ruck depth

Tom Bellchambers has backed the depth of Essendon’s rucking brigade as the league’s talls look to enforce a greater influence on the game in 2019.

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23 hours ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Inside job: ex-Giant adds grunt to his game with Bombers

New Bomber Dylan Shiel has been surprised by how much he misses Sydney, the native Victorian admitting to a touch of homesickness.

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23 hours ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

Daniher delight: Bombers hope spearhead will play in JLT

Teammate says spearhead should play some part in upcoming series

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1 day ago, AFL, Essendon Bombers

Irishman dons the sash

The VFL Bombers have added fresh speed and enthusiasm to its side with exciting former St Kilda forward Ray Connellan joining the squad.

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1 day ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Ask The Coach – Essendon

NatoPotato88 has been sharing the Twitter Video Series of #AskTheCoach for the last few weeks.  Now he brings it to SCT for all to see........Thanks Nato!!  First up is John Worsfold from Essendon.......... (Written & Created By NatoPotato88)

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1 day ago, Supercoach Talk, Fantasy, Essendon Bombers

AFL great Kevin Sheedy backs his former Essendon captain James Hird to return as a senior coach

AFL great Kevin Sheedy has backed his former Essendon captain James Hird to make a coaching comeback.

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1 day ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Injuries force Essendon rookie to retire at just 22

Luke Lavender has retired from football, effective immediately

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1 day ago, AFL, Essendon Bombers

SuperCoach Scout: Essendon Bombers

You’d need to go back to the year 2004 to find when the Bombers last won a final, not that Essendon fans need reminding. Devon Smith would have been 10 years old, Kevin Sheedy was still coaching while James Hird was 31 and nearing the end of a decorated career.

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1 day ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers, Fantasy

Lavender calls time

Bombers rookie Luke Lavender has decided to step away from AFL football.

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1 day ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

New Era joins Bombers esports

The Bombers announce New Era as the official apparel partner of their esports team.

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2 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Essendon great Tim Watson questions the communication between coach and captain at St Kilda

Essendon great Tim Watson has questioned the communication channels at St Kilda after details of Alan Richardson’s leadership conference at Columbia University were revealed on Sunday.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers, St Kilda Saints

Get to know: Irving Mosquito

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3 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Draft Profile – Essendon

Every couple of days in the lead up to the AFL season, we will be releasing an article profiling a few key players from each team, and why they should or shouldn’t be considered during your drafts. The Bombers welcome a new shiny recruit into the midfield mix in 2019, while praying for the healthy...

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3 days ago, Draft Doctors, Fantasy, Essendon Bombers

VFL: Aylett returns

Former Essendon midfielder Kurt Aylett returns to The Hangar as a new VFL signing.

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4 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

Get to know: Tom Jok

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5 days ago, Essendon Bombers, Essendon Bombers

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