Essendon Bombers

Essendon's four key takeaways from club review

Essendon president Paul Brasher has revealed the four major themes to emerge from the club's recent review. Speaking on SEN’s Whateley on Wednesday morning, Brasher says the review sought feedback from a sample of 40 people from the club and within the broader football business, allowing for anybody...

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1 week ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

“Sour grapes”: Essendon president hits back at rival club

"I thought it was unprofessional and it was a bit like the kid going home and crying to mum that the other kid didn’t play fair." The post “Sour grapes”: Essendon president hits back at rival club appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

‘We’re not Richmond’: Bombers’ brutal review reveals split in 2020 coaching ranks

Essendon can’t just be like Richmond, and a split between John Worsfold and Ben Rutten made life difficult in 2020, according to the club’s now-completed internal review.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers, Richmond Tigers

Essendon president slams “unprofessional” GWS comments

Essendon president Paul Brasher has slammed “unprofessional” comments made by GWS football boss Jason McCartney about his club’s conduct during the trade period. McCartney was left frustrated with the Bombers over their pursuit of Giants midfielder Jye Caldwell. “The Caldwell one was a millimetre away...

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1 week ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers, Greater Western Sydney Giants

‘Sour grapes’: Bombers president Paul Brasher hits back at Giant’s ‘unprofessional’ comments

Essendon president Paul Brasher has hit back at the Giants’ recent trade criticism of his club, describing the comments as “unprofessional” and “sour grapes”.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Lacking definition: the meaning of Essendon's soul search

Essendon's review reveals a club that lacked definition on a few fronts: how they played, what they stood for and who called the coaching shots

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1 week ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

Essendon boss hits back at GWS, defends Dodoro on Caldwell deal

Essendon president Paul Brasher has described Greater Western Sydney's reaction to the Jye Caldwell trade as "sour grapes'' and "unprofessional".

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1 week ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers, Greater Western Sydney Giants

Bombers review lifts lid on coaching style clash

Essendon has conceded there were fundamental coaching differences between John Worsfold and Ben Rutten this year.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

Better leadership, game style, less player power: Essendon's review

A frank review of Essendon's football operation has revealed a need for change, consistency in game style and improved leadership.

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1 week ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers

Bombers duo re-sign

Essendon have retained two promising talents ❤️? The post Bombers duo re-sign appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

Ham among Dons re-signings

Ham among Dons re-signings

Brayden Ham leads his Essendon teammates off the field following his debut match in 2019. (Sports Media Image/Marcel Berens) BRAYDEN Ham and Jayden Laverde have both signed one-year contract extensions with Essendon. Drafted in 2018 from the Geelong Falcons, Ham will look to add to his 15 AFL matches...

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1 week ago, K-Rock Football, Essendon Bombers

AFL top 100: Essendon’s games and goals

In a trade period during which 33 players headed for a new ‘home’ to restart their careers, Essendon were at the forefront, saying farewell to four of their 2020 playing list. Along with Collingwood, this was only one fewer than the player exodus from Greater Western Sydney, the leader of...

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1 week ago, The Roar, Essendon Bombers

Rance to Essendon? The bombshell AFL trade rumour involving retired Tigers star

“That would have been the biggest trade of the whole trade period." ? The post Rance to Essendon? The bombshell AFL trade rumour involving retired Tigers star appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers, Richmond Tigers

Wantaway Bulldogs midfielder a "little bit flat" after failed Essendon move

Josh Dunkley’s manager Liam Pickering says his client is a “little bit flat” after his failed trade request to Essendon. The star Western Bulldogs on-baller recently signalled his intention to leave Whitten Oval, despite having two years left on his current contract. The Dogs went public with their desire...

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1 week ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers, Western Bulldogs

Good Jye – Caldwell heads to the Dons

Good Jye – Caldwell heads to the Dons

All AFL players, especially those picked up at the pointy end of the draft, burn to play at the top level. It’s easier for most to find a solid footing in bottom teams than to break into a perennial finalist. GWS drafted Jye Caldwell at pick 11 in 2018 – with his first year being a year...

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1 week ago, HPN, Essendon Bombers

Giants list boss slams Dons & Crows

AFL: Giants list boss Jason McCartney has labelled Essendon's negotiations for Jye Caldwell as "disappointing", while giving Adelaide a whack as Jackson Hately prepares to leave the club.

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2 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Adelaide Crows, Essendon Bombers, Greater Western Sydney Giants

AFL trade news: Essendon list boss opens up on three-way Dunkley deal

Would this have been a fair trade? ? The post AFL trade news: Essendon list boss opens up on three-way Dunkley deal appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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2 weeks ago, Zero Hanger, Essendon Bombers

‘That’s Essendon’: Giants footy boss tees off at ‘unreasonable’ Bombers, Crows over trade offers

Greater Western Sydney footy boss Jason McCartney has taken a swipe at both Adelaide and Essendon for disrespecting the club with underwhelming offers for two outgoing players.

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2 weeks ago, Fox Sports, Adelaide Crows, Essendon Bombers, Greater Western Sydney Giants

No Dons deal: Josh Dunkley one of the few big names that did NOT get their AFL trade wishes granted

All the big names got their 2020 trade wishes granted — except midfielder Josh Dunkley, who’ll remain with the Western Bulldogs after they couldn’t strike a deal with Essendon.

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2 weeks ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers

Bombers secure young star

AFL: GWS youngster Jye Caldwell has been granted his wish, after requesting a trade to Essendon.

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2 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers

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