Essendon Bombers

Bombers set for boost from in-demand assistant

The former Brisbane and Collingwood deputy was reportedly being chased by a series of suitors.

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6 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

An unexpected journey: Essendon Bombers season review

Welcome to the review you’ve all been eagerly awaiting: me having a crack at my beloved Bombers. I’m outspoken when it comes to my football team – everything is on the edge for me, and I am not going to apologise for that. So, biased though I may be, we are going to try and review in depth the...

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7 hours ago, The Roar, Essendon Bombers

Essendon bolster footy department in coaching merry-go-round

Dale Tapping will join the Bombers after speaking to several clubs upon his return from the Brisbane Lions

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7 hours ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

Essendon great’s assessment of reported defensive recruit

Essendon great Matthew Lloyd says defender Jake Kelly can play a support role for the Bombers in 2022, but doubts whether he’ll hold down a regular spot. AFL Media’s Mitch Cleary recently reported that Kelly is set to join Essendon as an unrestricted free agent after playing 110 games across eight years...

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1 day ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

Bombers star re-signs; Saints lure Pies coach

Essendon star Jordan Ridley has re-signed with the club until the end of 2026.

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1 day ago, The Age, Collingwood Magpies, Essendon Bombers, St Kilda Saints

Essendon defender signs contract extension

Despite signing on the dotted line last year, the promising backman has re-signed once again.

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1 day ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

Bombers midfielder joins rare air with third gong

The 25-year-old has continued to add to his red and black legacy.

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2 days ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

“Firmly at the top”: Merrett claims third Essendon best and fairest

Zach Merrett picked up his third Crichton Medal as Essendon’s best and fairest on Tuesday night. The joint vice-captain and prolific midfielder polled 420 votes to finish well clear ahead of Darcy Parish (339) and Will Snelling (315). Jordan Ridley (309) and Jake Stringer (286) made up the top five....

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2 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

AFL Trade News: Essendon encouraged to chase former Saint

Would a move to the Hangar pay off for both parties?

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3 days ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers, St Kilda Saints

The Essendon email ex-Crow can use as hope for unlucky Cats youngsters

Josh Jenkins has developed a new passion for coaching made possible by the empathy he feels for some of his unlucky younger ex-Geelong teammates. The 32-year-old called time on his career last week after spending two seasons with the Cats following one year on Essendon’s rookie list and 147 matches...

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3 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers, Geelong Cats

Should Essendon swoop on ex-Saint?

Brownlow Medallist Gerard Healy has urged Essendon to consider recruiting midfielder Luke Dunstan. The 26-year-old parted ways with St Kilda after playing 116 games across eight seasons at Moorabbin. Dunstan told Sportsday on Monday night that he needed a fresh start at a new club. “We had the exit...

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3 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers, St Kilda Saints

‘I feel like I am’: Watson believes he deserved stripped Brownlow as tell-all on Essendon ‘war’ looms

Essendon great Jobe Watson believes he remains the rightful winner of the 2012 Brownlow Medal, which he forfeited amid fallout from the club’s infamous supplements saga.

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6 days ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Essendon unveils special edition 150-year logo, announce landmark documentary

Essendon have unveiled a special edition logo in commemoration of its 150th year.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Brutal fall-out: How Dons saga tore men’s careers apart

Essendon figures have lifted the lid on the devastating toll of the supplements scandal, saying it “destroyed” relationships and crippled careers.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

Essendon reveal new logo for 2022

The Bombers will commemorate 150 years as a football club next year.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

‘We’ve got a special bond’: Hibberd playing for the Essendon 34 - and his brother

In the expected event that he holds his place in the Demons side, Michael Hibberd says he will be representing a host of former teammates: the Essendon 34.

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1 week ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

List analysis: The nine Bombers powering 2022 finals tilt

Essendon will be bolstered by two lockdown defenders who will tighten the backline and allow gamebreakers Jordan Ridley and Nick Hind to be unleashed as rebounding weapons.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

Former Bomber hints at AFL return

Could the dashing defender make a comeback?

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

What Worsfold wants to see at Carlton

John Worsfold has outlined what he wants to see from Carlton as the club’s search for a new coach continues. Worsfold acted as a coaching consultant for David Teague during the 2021 season, taking on the role from afar having moved back to Perth after his time at Essendon finished in 2020. Following...

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1 week ago, SEN, Carlton Blues, Essendon Bombers

Essendon cuts exciting young forward

Irving Mosquito, Ned Cahill and Lachie Johnson have all been delisted by the Essendon Bombers.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

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