Melbourne Demons

This is Melbourne’s moment to put demons of old aside

After racing to a 10-0 start to the season, Demons supporters have over the last four weeks endured a sinking feeling we came to know pretty damn well.

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1 week ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

‘Cracks’ have appeared in the unbeatable Dees. Win tonight or they risk becoming chasms

A month ago, reigning premiers Melbourne were sitting pretty undefeated at the top of the ladder.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Melbourne Demons

Why it’s a “massive night” for Demons young gun

Melbourne young gun Luke Jackson will shoulder most of the ruck duties in Thursday night’s clash against Brisbane. Jackson has struck a formidable combination with Max Gawn, but with the Demons captain sidelined with an ankle injury, the 20-year-old will be the number one ruckman for the next few weeks....

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1 week ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Lions aiming to finally end MCG hoodoo against Demons

AFL: The Lions may be without captain Dayne Zorko but the Lions are still confident they will be able to snap a 9-game losing streak when they face the Demons in Round 15.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

ROUND 15 INS AND OUTS | Lions gun ruled out, Demons make three changes

Four top eight clashes headline a huge Round 15 in the 2022 AFL season. One of those top eight matches takes place on Thursday night when Melbourne and Brisbane do battle at the MCG. The Lions replaced the Demons at the top of the ladder after the latter fell to its third consecutive loss. Brisbane beat...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

Lions lose young superstar among three big outs; Demons’ forward switch as May back: Teams

Brisbane has been forced into three crucial changes for Thursday night’s top-of-the-table showdown against Melbourne.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

Near-$3m bid as rival frontrunner for Lions star; Dees face ‘nervous wait’ on Jackson: Trade Whispers

A front runner emerges in the race for Dan McStay, but there’s a twist.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Melbourne Demons

Dockers keep quiet on Jackson front as opportunity looms to lure Demon to WA

Melbourne star Luke Jackson’s contract runs out at the end of the year, and he faces a huge decision about whether to re-sign or return home to Western Australia.

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1 week ago, The Age, Fremantle Dockers, Melbourne Demons

Demons quizzed on Jackson’s contract status

Melbourne GM of Performance Alan Richardson says the club is “comfortable” with where contract talks sit with Luke Jackson and his management. Jackson, who was drafted out of East Fremantle in Perth, comes out of contract at the end of the season. The premiership ruckman is weighing up his future amid...

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1 week ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

List watch: Uncontracted pair Dees are desperate to keep

The premiers have hit a stumbling block, losing three games in a row.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Out-of-form Dees still set for prime-time as AFL releases latest fixture block

Thursday night football will take a back seat in the final rounds of the season, but several blockbusters have earned top billing in the newly released fixture.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Melbourne Demons

Demons hit back at 'boring' tag

Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin has bristled at criticism of his side's play, saying he knows it stacks up when it matters most

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1 week ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

Bad boy Demon set for immediate return

Key Melbourne defender Steve May has trained “outstandingly well” since his club-imposed suspension for punching teammate Jake Melksham and will make an immediate return as the reigning premiers look to end a three-match losing streak on Thursday night.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

May, Melksham available for selection, as Demons look to Jackson in the ruck

Steven May has served his club-imposed suspension and will return for Thursday night’s blockbuster against premiership rival Brisbane Lions at the MCG, coming as coach Simon Goodwin embraced the support he himself had received from club powerbrokers.

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1 week ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

Could Dees MISS the eight?

AFL: Leigh Montagna doesn't think Melbourne will miss the finals but says the potential is there thanks to a very tough run home.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

‘Is it possible they miss the eight?’ Closest race in years has Demons staring down the unthinkable

Melbourne are staring down the hardest run home of any team in the competition, with Leigh Montagna questioning just where the Demons will finish at the end of 2022.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Melbourne Demons

Malthouse: Have Dees’ woes broken Max Gawn?

Max Gawn’s ankle injury was the result of an accidental football incident. It happens,

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2 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Former Melbourne captain “shocked” by non-selection of Demons forward

Former AFL stars Gerard Healy and Nathan Jones have questioned the non-selection of Melbourne forward Sam Weideman amidst their current tall injury crises. After Tom McDonald went down with a Lisfranc injury before Round 12, and Max Gawn suffered a syndesmosis ankle injury on Monday, the door seems...

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2 weeks ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Dees hit back at Bartlett as war of words erupts

The Melbourne Football Club board has fired back at former Demons president Glen Bartlett, declaring that it made a “unanimous decision” to remove him last April.

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2 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Demons were ‘unanimous’ Bartlett had to resign

The Melbourne Demons have claimed the board was in unison in requesting Glen Bartlett step down in April last year, while also launching a spirited defence of coach Simon Goodwin.

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2 weeks ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

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