Geelong Cats

Sun’s huge contract revealed as Cats the favourite to secure salary dump trade

Jack Bowes will depart Gold Coast in this year’s trade period as his salary reaches a bursting point. Bowes is owed around $850,000 next year after having his salary pushed back multiple times in recent seasons. Bowes is contracted until 2024, but will be among the departures at the Suns as part of a...

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1 day ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

The unique pay structure that has Cats poised for trade activity after premiership campaign

Matthew Lloyd has broken down the unique way Geelong pays its players that has contributed to the club’s enormous success over the last decade and a half. The Cats have stars on every line and were a dominant premiership winner in 2022, yet the club has been in the trade market for numerous players...

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1 day ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

‘Hard to win’: How new style saved Cats from old curse

GEELONG assistant coach Shaun Grigg has uttered the mantra “our best footy is ahead of us” throughout the course of the season, and his statement rung true on grand final day.

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1 day ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

I could have quit: Geelong coach Chris Scott

Geelong’s coach Chris Scott was prepared to quit last year if his players doubted he could lead them to an AFL premiership. Scott bluntly asked captain Joel Selwood, Patrick Dangerfield and other players if they believed he could take the Cats to the flag. “Yeah, I did, absolutely,”...

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2 days ago, The New Daily, Geelong Cats

Cats’ AFLW gun banned for sling tackle

Geelong has suffered a massive blow with star midfielder Georgie Prespakis banned for two matches for a dump tackle.

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2 days ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

Revealed: The meeting that kept Cats coach from quitting after 2021 finals flame-out

Geelong dual premiership coach Chris Scott has revealed he was willing to walk away from the club at the end of the 2021 season, but a meeting with his players convinced him to stay.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

How Cats won the Grand Final

AFL: The On the Couch team breaks down the key areas where Geelong changed, and Sydney misstepped, to decide the Grand Final.

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2 days ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

Chickens, chillies and a retirement home bus: Cats Mad Monday player ratings

Usually, we reserve ratings for players’ on-field performances.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

Geelong star Patrick Dangerfield named player of the AFL finals after superlative grand final effort

Geelong superstar Patrick Dangerfield has added yet another medal to his growing premiership bounty after being named the player of the finals series.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

‘It’s complete’: More glory for Cats premiership hero

Geelong superstar Patrick Dangerfield has added yet another medal to his growing premiership bounty after being named the player of the finals series.

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2 days ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

‘They won it for him’: Mum’s touching story of how Selwood, Cats cared for her late son

AFL 360 host Gerard Whateley has shared a touching story about a late 13-year-old Geelong fan, and his relationship with the club and Joel Selwood in particular.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

Bruhn bid to join Cats ‘disappointing’ but Hill a done deal to Magpies, say Giants

Greater Western Sydney have confirmed small forward Bobby Hill will join Collingwood, but there is work to be done before Richmond and Geelong secure the Giants they want.

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2 days ago, The Age, Collingwood Magpies, Geelong Cats, Greater Western Sydney Giants

Geelong captain Joel Selwood’s classy act goes viral in America

Joel Selwood’s classy act has struck a chord with an American audience.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

AFLW Wrap: ‘Complete domination’ caps off epic weekend for Cats, and the upset of the season changes everything

The AFLW competition played second fiddle to the men’s grand final – but with an incredible upset, a series of massive statements and a record win, there was still plenty of action to sink our teeth into! Here’s how your team fared in Round 5. West Coast The Eagles played really...

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2 days ago, The Roar, Geelong Cats

Cats go all out for iconic Mad Monday!

AFL: The Cats do Mad Monday like no other... Especially after they win the Premiership!

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2 days ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

Cats stick it to everyone on Mad Monday

Geelong stars have put on a little bit of extra “sauce” on their traditional Mad Monday costumes as they continue to soak in premiership glory.

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2 days ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

Sammy steals the show in Cats Mad Monday celebrations

MAD Monday’s are traditionally designed for players to dress up in quirky costumes and celebrate their season with their teammates, but Geelong’s most-recognisable volunteer stole the show.

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2 days ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

Geelong's 'Mad Monday' celebrations

Described as too old and too slow, the Cats proved too good for Sydney, thrashing the Swans in the AFL grand final by 81 points.

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2 days ago, The Age, Geelong Cats

“Total satisfaction”: What a premiership means to Dangerfield after 15 seasons at the top level

Patrick Dangerfield has finally got his premiership. After 15 seasons, two clubs, 303 games, a Brownlow Medal, eight All-Australian blazers, four best and fairests and more, Dangerfield set the tone early to surge Geelong to a dominant 81-point victory over Sydney on Saturday. It was just one win,...

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2 days ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

The underrated aspect of Geelong’s recruiting and the “best draft pick of all-time”

Geelong’s recruiting strategy has been praised in the wake of the club’s premiership success. The Cats won a first flag since 2011 when destroying the Sydney Swans to the tune of 81 points at the MCG on Saturday. Amongst the team of 23 who played on the day, there were a bunch of players who were initially...

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2 days ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

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