Melbourne Demons

How Dogs and Demons built their grand final teams

With bold moves, good management and some good luck the two remaining contenders for the 2021 AFL premiership have taken similar paths to assemble their playing lists.

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3 hours ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

‘The silver lining of our lockdown’: Demons family hail winning season ahead of AFL grand final 2021

The Rankin family dearly miss watching their beloved Demons play at the MCG, but they have made the most of watching games at home this year and will be cheering again from the couch on Saturday.

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4 hours ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

1964: The year the Demons last won a flag

Flashback 57 years to see what the world was like the last time the Demons lifted the Premiership cup?

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5 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Melbourne Demons

‘We’re ready’: Demons primed for AFL Grand Final, says coach

Melbourne Demons Coach Simon Goodwin says his team is primed for success in their AFL grand final battle against the Western Bulldogs. The Demons enter Saturday night’s decider in Perth as favourites as they seek to break the club’s premiership draught, with their last premiership dating...

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6 hours ago, The New Daily, Melbourne Demons

The impactful Demons stat involving Ben Brown

There is an interesting statistic surrounding Melbourne key forward Ben Brown which could give Demons supporters further hope for Saturday’s Grand Final. It took a little while for the prized recruit to hit his straps with his new club after crossing from North Melbourne prior to the 2021 season. Brown...

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6 hours ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

All things being equal: Why Demons, Dogs have been able to flourish

It may be players and coaches who have the ultimate say on grand final day, but it’s a league-wide philosophy which has underpinned the rise of the Bulldogs and Demons.

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6 hours ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

Trade buzz: Dockers come hard for Dees young gun

Melbourne will attempt to ramp up contract talks with Luke Jackson after the Grand Final as the gifted ruckman caps off a breakout second season in the AFL.

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6 hours ago, Herald Sun, Fremantle Dockers, Melbourne Demons

‘I’m not even supposed to be here today’: How the Dees and Dogs defied urges for mergers

Though the sands of time have passed, a pair of club stalwarts reveal just how different the complexion of Saturday’s Grand Final could well have been.

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8 hours ago, Zero Hanger, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

AFL Grand Final Eve LIVE: Dees and Dogs to give final word ahead of mega training sessions

Melbourne and Western Bulldogs will have their final training sessions, while the captains and coaches of both teams will front the media ahead of Saturday’s AFL decider on a mega day of Grand Final eve festivities.

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9 hours ago, Fox Sports, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

‘I’ll play’: Barassi’s up for Demons big day

At 85, footy legend Ron Barassi is eager for Melbourne to add another grand old flag to the six he won as a player with Demons more than 50 years ago.

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10 hours ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

Neale Daniher declares it’s finally Dees’ time

Footy legend Neale Daniher has declared the time for long suffering Melbourne fans to “dare to dream” has finally arrived as their team chases drought breaking success.

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11 hours ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Almanac (Demon) Life: Success is a Journey not a Destination

Geoff Woolcock has lived a Demon life which he chronicles in this timeline.

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13 hours ago, The Footy Almanac, Melbourne Demons

AFL Grand Final preview and tips 2021 | Melbourne Demons vs Western Bulldogs analysis, stats, where the game will be won

With an extra week to prepare, the tactical aspects of this year’s Grand Final have been examined harder than ever.

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18 hours ago, Fox Sports, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

Dees and Dogs: From death row to the big dance

It’s been a wild ride for the Demons and Bulldogs, who face off in Saturday’s grand final. Photos (clockwise from top left): Fox Sports, Herald Sun, The Australian, Sun News-Pictorial. It’s the granny that was never meant to be. The Demons, seemingly doomed to merge with Hawthorn in 1996, and the Bulldogs,...

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20 hours ago, Footyology, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

2018 loss has fueled the Demons success in 2021

AFL: Former Hawks and Demons champion Jordan Lewis details why he thinks Melbourne's disastrous loss in the 2018 preliminary final against West Coast has fueled their success in 2021.

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21 hours ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Demons unchanged, while Dogs make two changes for Grand Final

AFL: The teams for the AFL Grand Final have been revealed with Alex Keath and Cody Weightman to replace Ryan Gardenr and Laitham Vandermeer for the Bulldogs, while the Demons will remain unchanged.

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23 hours ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

VFL affiliates vital to Bulldogs and Demons success

The state leagues have often been a breeding ground for some of the AFL’s most prestigious talent.From triple premiership Tiger Kane Lambert to three-time All Australian defender Tom Stewart, the… Source

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1 day ago, AFLPA, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

AFL Grand Final teams: Semi-final hero axed as two Dogs cop ultimate heartbreak, Demons steady

Semi-final hero Laitham Vandermeer and Ryan Gardner are the two unlucky Western Bulldogs dropped for the Grand Final against Melbourne; though they could earn a last-hour reprieve.

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1 day ago, Fox Sports, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

AFL grand final teams IN: Dees unchanged, Dogs make two big calls

The Western Bulldogs have made two brutal calls at the selection table ahead of the 2021 grand final clash with Melbourne. Key defender Ryan Gardner has been omitted for the returning Alex Keath, having played in all three lead-up finals and helping keep Port Adelaide to just six goals in their preliminary...

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1 day ago, The Roar, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

Making of Kozzie: Why Dees star is much more than highlights reel

They were the dawn workouts that fuelled the legend of Kysaiah Pickett.

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1 day ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

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