Melbourne Demons

Demons re-sign veteran duo to complete list ahead of National Draft

Melbourne has finalised its list ahead of the National Draft later this month with new deals for two veterans. Jake Melksham and Michael Hibberd have put pen to paper on new one-year contracts to each extend their time at the Demons into a seventh year. Hibberd endured an injury-interrupted season...

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3 weeks ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

For a feud dollars more

One way or the other we've seen off every decent in the competition since 2017, except Adelaide. Even Brisbane, who could easily beat us to a flag in three weeks, were toppled in a final last year. But, until Friday night we'd never beaten the Crows in a seriously important game. Round 1 this season...

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3 weeks ago, Every Day Is Like Sunday, Melbourne Demons

Demons beat Crows to book Prelim spot

AFLW: The Melbourne Demons have put in a well-rounded performance to beat the Adelaide Crows and guarantee their safe passage to the knock out rounds.

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3 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Adelaide Crows, Melbourne Demons

Demon delight! Melbourne recover from shaky start to down Adelaide, book AFLW preliminary final berth

Melbourne have weathered an Adelaide ambush to surge to a 21-point win over the Crows, booking a home AFLW preliminary final and a week off. The Demons were jumped by the reigning premiers in Friday night’s qualifying final at Ikon Park, conceding the first three goals of the game. ...

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3 weeks ago, The Roar, Melbourne Demons

Demon delight: Melbourne head to AFLW prelim final, Adelaide forced to take the long road

Melbourne have booked their ticket to a preliminary final, beating reigning premiers Adelaide in a grand final re-match at Ikon Park on Friday evening.

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3 weeks ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

Top Dees draft picks inks early contract extension

Melbourne’s first pick of the 2021 National Draft Jacob Van Rooyen has re-signed long-term at the Demons. The 19-year-old was taken with pick 19 just months after the Demons broke a long-standing premiership drought. Van-Rooyen is a talented key forward who is yet to make his senior debut but has impressed...

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3 weeks ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Taking advantage of the less fortunate

If you follow Melbourne long enough you'll keep finding things to surprise you. When I took this lifestyle on in 1989, I'd have scoffed at the idea of a women's team, with games broadcast live on an interconnected network of worldwide computers that also delivers on-demand viewing, gaming, and - let's...

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3 weeks ago, Every Day Is Like Sunday, Melbourne Demons

Former Dees, Hawks media boss Clare Pettyfor named Collingwood’s AFL head of football

Melbourne’s former media and communications manager Clare Pettyfor has been appointed Collingwood’s Head of Football Operations.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Collingwood Magpies, Hawthorn Hawks, Melbourne Demons

Melbourne list ratings: Contract status of every Demon

After their drought-breaking premiership win last year, the Demons fell short with their flag defence in 2022, bowing out in straight sets in the finals.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Demons taken to Supreme Court over club constitution changes

Melbourne’s attempt to modify their constitution has turned nasty, with former board candidate Peter Lawrence taking the club to court in an attempt to put his case to members that the constitution should be overhauled.

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1 month ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

Pride round makes mark, Hawk’s shades of Danger, Dees deliver for Daisy

Round seven of the AFLW season featured pride round celebrations, superstars in the making, Richmond bearing fruit in fourth season and the Demons delivering for Daisy in the skipper’s 50th.

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1 month ago, The Age, Melbourne Demons

Golden casket

Fans of Melbourne 1954-1964, Adelaide 1991-2019, and Geelong in general already know it, but following a side that wins almost every week is tremendously satisfying. It might not end in a flag (and for several years didn't even guarantee making the finals), but there's something calming about knowing...

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

Do the Demons have the pieces for another flag tilt?

Melbourne fell in a hole at the business end of the season after starting the year very well.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

How Melbourne sold Grundy the Demons dream

Melbourne list manager Tim Lamb has outlined how the club sold the dream to Brodie Grundy. The star ruckman joined the Demons from Collingwood earlier this week in a trade which saw pick 27 go the other way. The deal was in the works for a while and Lamb has given some insight into how the Dees were...

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1 month ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons

Demons explain their 2022 trade moves

Melbourne has gained and lost players during the 2022 trade period

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Cats 10 goals up even before landing Henry, Dees rely on ‘the replacements’

It is a long time since a premier has been able to have the kind of trade period wins that the Cats managed.

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1 month ago, The Age, Geelong Cats, Melbourne Demons

Report: Demons nearing trade for premiership Bulldog

Melbourne are nearing a trade for Western Bulldogs wingman Lachie Hunter, reports The Age’s Jake Niall. The report suggests Hunter will head to the Demons for a third or future third-round pick with the Dogs potentially contributing to the remaining two years on his deal. It comes after his manager told...

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1 month ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

Dees acquire key forward depth in trade with Bulldogs

Western Bulldogs key forward Josh Schache has been traded to Melbourne. He joins the Dees in exchange for a future fourth round pick. His move continues a merry-go-round of top 10 picks from the 2015 National Draft, with Aaron Francis moving from Essendon to Sydney and Sam Weideman from Melbourne to...

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1 month ago, SEN, Melbourne Demons, Western Bulldogs

How will Grundy fit into the Dees?

AFL: The Trading Day team analyse Brodie Grundy's shocking move from Collingwood to Melbourne, and how he'll play alongside Max Gawn in the ruck.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

Grundy officially a Demon on another huge day

Brodie Grundy will partner Max Gawn at Melbourne next season, after the superstar ruckman's move from Collingwood was confirmed, while there were also deals locked in for Jacob Hopper and Jack Bowes.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Melbourne Demons

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