West Coast Eagles

Saturday wrap: Saints, Bombers and West Coast take wins

AFL: Essendon put Hawthorn away in the first-ever fixture, as the Saints were too good for the Swans and West Coast defeated Port Adelaide in round one.

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3 months ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers, St Kilda Saints, West Coast Eagles

Buckley’s expectation meter for Sydney, GWS, Melbourne, West Coast, Geelong and North

Nathan Buckley has assessed his expectation meter for all 18 AFL clubs. Prior to the 2022 season, Buckley forecast the amount of wins each club would have and what his expectations would be of them. Now he has decided whether they have met, exceeded or failed expectations. In the first of a three-part...

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3 months ago, SEN, Geelong Cats, Greater Western Sydney Giants, West Coast Eagles

West Coast's season review: Highlight, Lowlight, Off-Season Needs and Overall Grade

West Coast was lucky to avoid the wooden spoon in 2022, only saved by the incompetence of North Melbourne this season. But the club’s two wins were impressive ones. The first, in Round 4 against Collingwood, is even more impressive in hindsight against a top four team at the MCG. Meanwhile, the Round...

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3 months ago, SEN, West Coast Eagles

Fremantle happy to avoid another clash with West Coast’s Kennedy

Fremantle are relieved they don’t have to face Josh Kennedy this weekend but are still wary of a West Coast unit trying to spoil their top-four hopes.

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3 months ago, The Age, Fremantle Dockers, West Coast Eagles

Live AFL 2022, West Coast Eagles vs Adelaide Crows, Round 21: Live scores, updates, stats, video, stream, result, news, blog

West Coast will look to send out retiring champion Josh Kennedy in style in his farewell game when they come up against the Adelaide Crows.

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3 months ago, Fox Sports, Adelaide Crows, West Coast Eagles

West Coast Eagles champion Josh Kennedy enchanted fans with his joy of the game

There is that undeniable sadness when a sportsperson who has entertained and enchanted us with their craft, finally hangs up their boots. When West Coast Eagles champion Josh Kennedy announced he would be playing his last game this Sunday against the Crows, I was enveloped by that football funk. For...

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3 months ago, The Roar, West Coast Eagles

West Coast dual-Coleman Medallist announces retirement

Josh Kennedy has announced his retirement and will play one more game in his AFL career. The 34-year-old veteran was widely tipped to retire following the conclusion of the 2022 season but West Coast confirmed on Tuesday morning he would step back after Round 21. A magnificent career and an even better...

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3 months ago, SEN, West Coast Eagles

West Coast legend Josh Kennedy to retire at the weekend

He is the second West Australian football favourite to announce their retirement this week, with Fremantle’s David Mundy revealing his decision on Monday.

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3 months ago, The Age, West Coast Eagles

West Coast’s Yeo struck down by injury again, Kennedy to sit out Gold Coast clash

Elliot Yeo was due to return from a hamstring injury in Sunday’s match with Gold Coast at Metricon Stadium, but those plans were binned when he injured his calf at training.

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3 months ago, The Age, Gold Coast Suns, West Coast Eagles

West Coast target opts to remain with Richmond

Liam Baker has signed a new contract with Richmond, turning his back on reported interest from West Coast. The 24-year-old was being linked with the Eagles and a return to Western Australia, but has put pen to a two-year deal with the Tigers. The two-time premiership player is now locked away at Punt...

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4 months ago, SEN, Richmond Tigers, West Coast Eagles

Naitanui, Rioli, Yeo set for West Coast return

West Coast are set to wheel out star trio Nic Naitanui, Willie Rioli, and Elliot Yeo for Sunday’s AFL clash with Gold Coast.

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4 months ago, The Age, West Coast Eagles

LIVE AFL updates and scores from West Coast Eagles vs St Kilda Saints match in Round 19, 2022

St Kilda can keep its fading finals hopes alive with a win over the West Coast Eagle at Optus Stadium as Brett Ratten’s side looks to flip its fortunes.

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4 months ago, Fox Sports, St Kilda Saints, West Coast Eagles

West Coast Eagles on alert as St Kilda push for top eight spot

West Coast Eagles are expecting a tough game from St Kilda on Sunday at Optus Stadium, who are hoping to secure a spot in the finals.

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4 months ago, The Age, St Kilda Saints, West Coast Eagles

West Coast rule out Jeremy McGovern for remainder of season

Star West Coast defender Jeremy McGovern hasn’t played since suffering broken ribs in the round 14 loss to Geelong.

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4 months ago, The Age, West Coast Eagles

Live AFL scores and updates from West Coast Eagles vs Carlton Blues

Carlton can’t afford an embarrassing slip-up in the west on Sunday, with a win over the West Coast Eagles crucial to the club’s hopes of keeping a top-four berth alive.

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4 months ago, Fox Sports, Carlton Blues, West Coast Eagles

Battered West Coast ‘big dog’ Kennedy nearing his AFL finale

Josh Kennedy is almost certain to retire this year with the Eagles expected to unveil details of a farewell game in the coming weeks.

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4 months ago, The Age, West Coast Eagles

Why West Coast are on the right path to knock off Carlton

The West Coast Eagles have been building their form over the last few weeks. Adam Simpson’s side has endured a tough 2022 campaign to date having been hijacked by COVID and injuries, but appear to now be back on track. The return of some key personnel has coincided with improved performances in the...

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4 months ago, SEN, Carlton Blues, West Coast Eagles

Superstar’s injury concern sours Richmond’s shootout win over West Coast

Richmond was made to work but eventually got the job done against an improved West Coast 128–93 at the MCG on Sunday afternoon. Entering the game as heavy favourites, the Tigers found it tough going early as the Eagles appeared buoyed off the back of last weekend’s win over the Bombers as the sides traded...

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4 months ago, SEN, Richmond Tigers, West Coast Eagles

But they already have a coach? North’s mid-season bid to poach Eagles boss Adam Simpson revealed

North Melbourne has made an attempt to poach West Coast coach Adam Simpson, reports The West, throwing the future of David Noble into further question.

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4 months ago, Fox Sports, West Coast Eagles

Report: North Melbourne makes fresh approach to Adam Simpson

North Melbourne has launched a fresh bid to prise Adam Simpson out of West Coast, according to The West Australian. The report states that Simpson, who played 306 games for North Melbourne, has recently been approached, but West Coast remained confident he would stay at the club. The Roos remain anchored...

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4 months ago, SEN, North Melbourne Kangaroos, West Coast Eagles

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