Western Bulldogs

Star Bulldog back on the track

Exciting Western Bulldogs forward Cody Weightman has shed the moon boot on his surgically repaired ankle and resumed light training activities.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Western Bulldogs

Bulldogs to stay in Ballarat for another three years

Mars Stadium will be hosting both AFL and AFLW matches from 2022.

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1 month ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

Why Bulldogs father-son’s AFL introduction will be different to Ugle-Hagan’s

Could Western Bulldogs father-son Sam Darcy start his career in defence? The key position talent is “conditioned to an AFL lifestyle” and is capable of playing his first 30 games in defence, according to David King. Darcy is a natural forward and has grown an extra 2cm to 205cm, making him one of the...

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1 month ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

Blues, Dogs and Saints pre-select Academy kids

The talented quartet have had their footy dreams realised.

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2 months ago, Zero Hanger, Carlton Blues, St Kilda Saints, Western Bulldogs

Sam Darcy drafted to the Western Bulldogs

Sam Darcy has been picked by the Western Bulldogs in the 2021 AFL Draft

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2 months ago, Herald Sun, Western Bulldogs

Pick swap involving Cats, Dogs and Roos to set AFL draft alight early

With a bid for Western Bulldogs father-son Sam Darcy expected at pick No.2, the Bulldogs will look to trade out pick 23 early in the night and Geelong are keen suitors.

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2 months ago, The Age, Geelong Cats, Western Bulldogs

Why Geelong could hold key to Dogs’ father-son hopes

Geelong is in deep negotiations with the Western Bulldogs about a deal that would see it move up into the early part of Round 2 at this year’s AFL national draft.

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2 months ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats, Western Bulldogs

Draft focus: Western Bulldogs

With another top prospect guaranteed, where else will the Doggies set their sights?

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2 months ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

The three players Spangher is keen to work with at the Bulldogs

Matt Spangher will oversee the forward setup at the Western Bulldogs after last week being appointed as an assistant coach to Luke Beveridge. The Hawthorn premiership player and cult hero finished up playing at the top level in 2016 before returning to the AFL industry only last year. Having worked at...

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2 months ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

Late twist delivers Dogs another draft jackpot

Sam Darcy was up for the idea from the get go.

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2 months ago, Herald Sun, Western Bulldogs

The “top 10” draft prospect with similar traits to a Western Bulldogs superstar

Kevin Sheehan has named Sandringham Dragon Finn Callaghan as one to watch out for on draft night. Callaghan, 18, appears as one of the best midfield prospects in the 2021 draft class that features Jason Horne-Francis and Nick Daicos. He was ranked as the fourth best prospect available in the National...

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2 months ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

Why Brownlow Medallist likes where the Bulldogs are positioned

The Western Bulldogs were agonisingly close to winning the flag in 2021, before a second-half Melbourne onslaught took it away from them. However, Brownlow Medallist Gerard Healy is confident the Bulldogs have the pieces to challenge again, particularly given the young talent coming through on their...

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2 months ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

Bulldogs father-son prospect will push for early debut, issues injury update

Western Bulldogs father-son prospect Sam Darcy says he will push for an early debut next season. Darcy, the son of 226-game champion Luke Darcy, appears certain to join the Bulldogs with an early selection in the upcoming National Draft. The COVID-19 pandemic coupled with a foot injury has interrupted...

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2 months ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

Hawks premiership player to take Bulldogs coaching role

Matt Spangher will join the Western Bulldogs as an assistant coach. Luke Beveridge has gone outside the square to revamp his coaches box, appointing former Hawthorn cult-hero Spangher as a forwards coach for 2021. Spangher had spent the past two years at Collingwood as the Pies’ AFL engagement and VFL...

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2 months ago, SEN, Hawthorn Hawks, Western Bulldogs

Father-son Bulldogs prospect sidelined with stress fracture

The Western Bulldogs will match any bid for Sam Darcy at next week’s national draft, but the fancied key-position player faces a delayed start to the pre-season.

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2 months ago, The Age, Western Bulldogs

Bulldogs’ prized pick nursing foot injury

The 18-year-old has been sidelined from training ahead of next week's National Draft.

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2 months ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

Trio of clubs reportedly eyeing Dogs’ top pick

One side is seen as the leading suitor for the in-demand selection.

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2 months ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

AFL draft whispers: Giants tipped to hold top pick; Cats set to win three-club race for Dogs’ selection

The Giants are poised to take Pick 2 to this year’s national draft – unless they receive a godfather, too-good-to-refuse offer from a rival team – with the club set to choose from a list of four Under 18 stars.

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2 months ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats, Greater Western Sydney Giants, Western Bulldogs

Ex-Bulldog eyeing AFL comeback

The 23-year-old's strong 2021 campaign in the VFL looks to have prompted some interest.

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2 months ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

2021 AFL season review: Western Bulldogs

So close, yet so far. The Bulldogs' year ended in disappointment.

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2 months ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

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