Melbourne Demons

Three things the Demons need to do in 2021

Nick Dal Santo has shone the spotlight on the Melbourne Football Club ahead of season 2021. The three-time All-Australian has highlighted the Demons’ forward line and how he sees it playing out following the arrival of Ben Brown from North Melbourne. Dal Santo put forward his New Year’s resolutions...

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1 week ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Trade and draft review: Demons draft dodging

Melbourne finished the 2020 season with a nine win and eight loss record – plus a healthy percentage – to fall short of a finals berth in the last round. This was largely due to the club being unable to beat more than two of the top eight sides and losing games to lesser teams that they...

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3 weeks ago, The Roar, Melbourne Demons

Heat will be on Goodwin if Dees falter early

Melbourne has failed to take the next step since contesting a preliminary final in 2018 and the spotlight will be on coach Simon Goodwin should the Demons stumble out of the blocks next season.

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3 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Dees gun’s insane backyard cricket competition

Melbourne key forward Sam Weideman isn’t just working on building his stats on the football field.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Delisted Demon among three players to train with Carlton over summer

Carlton has confirmed three players will spend the summer training with them. The Blues have one vacant spot on their list heading into the 2021 season, with delisted Demon Oscar McDonald, undrafted midfielder Zavier Maher and delisted Blue Callum Moore set to spend the off-season at Ikon Park. McDonald...

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1 month ago, SEN, Carlton Blues, Melbourne Demons

Dees reveal what’s in store for City at Casey Fields

Melbourne says there is room in the city’s southeast for more sport as the biggest soccer organisation on the planet prepares to set up shop in the same growth region.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Victorian club considering throwing lifeline to delisted Demon

Would this be a good fit? ? The post Victorian club considering throwing lifeline to delisted Demon appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 month ago, Zero Hanger, Melbourne Demons

"First it started falling over. Then it fell over" - 2020 end of season spectacular.

Here endeth our 55th straight season without a premiership, a drought that is stretching towards record proportions. Only one thing can comfort me now, the greatest ever rendition of our national anthem. Please be upstanding and remove your veils of negativity. Finishing ninth in a photo finish was...

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1 month ago, Every Day Is Like Sunday, Melbourne Demons

Season Review: Melbourne Demons

There were a number of positives for the Demons in 2020, despite falling short of the top-eight. The post Season Review: Melbourne Demons appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 month ago, Zero Hanger, Melbourne Demons

Demon and Crow lend support to new Cat

Paul Tsapatolis is thankful for the advice he has received since joining Geelong. Tsapatolis, a talented basketballer who represented Australia at the FIBA Oceania and Asia Championships in 2019 and 2018 respectively, signed for the Cats last week as a Category B rookie. The 202cm prospect has touched...

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1 month ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Demons star “excited” by “A-grade” recruit

Ben Brown’s arrival at Melbourne has Demons star Max Gawn buzzing with excitement. Brown, who kicked 287 goals in 130 games for North Melbourne, was traded to the Demons along with pick 28 and a future fourth-round selection with the Kangaroos receiving picks 26, 33 and a future fourth-rounder in return. Gawn...

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1 month ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Demon retires after ‘concussion got better of me’

Melbourne midfielder Kade Kolodjashnij’s AFL career has come to a premature end after concussion “got the better of” the former top-10 draft pick.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Five Demons sign contract extensions

A quintet of Melbourne players have signed new deals with the club? The post Five Demons sign contract extensions appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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1 month ago, Zero Hanger, Melbourne Demons

Five Demons re-sign for 2021

Melbourne has confirmed five re-signings for next season. Demons quintet Jay Lockhart, Mitch Brown, Toby Bedford, James Jordon and Kade Chandler have earned new contracts for 2021. “We are pleased that these players will get an opportunity to continue their careers at Melbourne as we finalise our list...

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1 month ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Angels and demons: The real reason sport stars stick to slogans

Having played in the AFL for 17 years, I know all about being ‘on message'. It was my fall back. My comfortable place was to talk in generalities and clichés. But in the media now, I know the public demand more.

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2 months ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

Delisting a “kick in the guts” but Demons handled it well: McDonald

Oscar McDonald admits his delisting by Melbourne hurt, but says the blow was softened by the way the club handled it. The 24-year-old defender was cut by the Demons earlier this week after 81 games in the red and blue over six seasons. McDonald has revealed how the exit talks went down and despite the...

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2 months ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Season 2020 AFL combined team: Four of six (Hawks, Demons, Kangaroos)

Moving onto the fourth combined team of 2020, we look at the Hawks, Demons and Kangaroos. Despite the fact the Demons finished with nine wins, the Hawks with five wins and the Kangaroos just three, Alastair Clarkson gets the nod as coach of this combined team as the Hawks played a good brand of footy...

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2 months ago, The Roar, Hawthorn Hawks, Melbourne Demons, North Melbourne Kangaroos

Bulldogs confirm three more list changes, Demons delist defender

The Western Bulldogs have delisted Jackson Trengove, Matt Suckling and Callum Porter. The Bulldogs confirmed that Trengove, Suckling and Porter were not offered contracts for the 2021 season. Trengove, who joined the Dogs from Port Adelaide at the end of 2017, played 33 games in three seasons and managed...

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2 months ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

Can De Goey emulate Dees gun and reward Pies’ faith?

Jordan De Goey has got to take a leaf from Christian Petracca’s book.

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2 months ago, Herald Sun, Collingwood Magpies, Melbourne Demons

Why Brisbane is hoping for a Demons disaster — and who your club wants to see struggle in 2021

Brisbane will be hoping Simon Goodwin’s fifth year in charge of Melbourne is a difficult one, thanks to a pick swap on the final day of the trade period.

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2 months ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

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