News

February 8, 2018

Surgery delays Colyer’s AFL season start

Travis Colyer, the Essendon forward who played 22 games last season, will miss around the first six weeks this year because of foot surgery.
February 8, 2018

Crows captain in moonboot, out of trials

Adelaide say captain Taylor Walker should be ready for round one despite a ligament strain ruling him out of all pre-season matches.
February 8, 2018

Bad news for Adelaide captain Tex Walker

Adelaide captain Taylor Walker will miss their AFL pre-season games after straining a ligament in his foot.
February 8, 2018

Hodge misses out on Lions leadership group

Luke Hodge did not make Brisbane's leadership group but Lions coach Chris Fagan says the Hawthorn great will still be a huge influence on his teammates in 2018.
February 8, 2018

Demons defender eyes midfield switch

Melbourne's Christian Salem has enjoyed an untroubled run through this AFL pre-season and is eyeing a switch from defence to the midfield.
February 7, 2018

AFLW players slam ‘ridiculous’ tweaks

Carlton skipper Brianna Davey says winning games will remain the club's top priority amid concerns about low scores in the opening round of the AFLW.
February 7, 2018

Crows told not to dwell on AFLW defeat

Adelaide Crows co-captain Chelsea Randall has told her teammates not to dwell on the loss in their AFLW season opener.
February 7, 2018

Crows told not to move on from AFLW defeat

Adelaide Crows co-captain Chelsea Randall has told her teammates not to dwell on the loss in their AFLW season opener.
February 7, 2018

AFLW players hit back over style concerns

Carlton skipper Brianna Davey says winning games will remain the club's top priority amid concerns about low scores in the opening round of the AFLW.
February 7, 2018

Rockliff among Port’s AFL leadership group

Tom Rockliff will be in Port Adelaide's leadership group in his first AFL season at the club.
February 7, 2018

Close enough not good enough for Saints

St Kilda captain Jarryn Geary says the Saints not only want to play AFL finals this year, they want to be premiership contenders too.
February 7, 2018

Fleet-footed Bombers prepared for AFLX

Essendon's Devon Smith has nominated fellow off-season recruit Adam Saad as the perfect candidate for AFLX.
February 7, 2018

McLachlan wants AFLW coaches to attack

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan says if the coaches of the women's teams promote an attacking mindset, the goals will come.
February 6, 2018

Kangaroos out to prove AFL critics wrong

Shaun Atley says after a lean 2017 season, North Melbourne are excited about what they can produce.
February 6, 2018

Tigers re-sign AFL premiership trio

Richmond have inked premiership trio Toby Nankervis, Dylan Grimes and Jack Graham to new AFL contracts.
February 6, 2018

AFL greats worried about Tasmania crisis

Burnie has joined Devonport in leaving the Tasmanian state league, citing a lack of players.
February 6, 2018

Blues AFLW coach Keeping hospitalised

Carlton's AFL Women's team will be without coach Damien Keeping this weekend after he was hospitalised with an unspecified illness.
February 6, 2018

Lions turn up heat on women’s venue

Brisbane CEO Greg Swann has renewed calls for an adequate home base for the women's team amid heat concerns ahead of the Lions' opening home game on Sunday.
February 6, 2018

AFLW’s Phillips ruled out again for Crows

AFLW star Erin Phillips has been diagnosed with a minor quad strain and will miss Adelaide's clash with Melbourne.
February 6, 2018

Geary to lead Saints into new AFL era

St Kilda have tapped veteran Jarryn Geary to continue as skipper for the 2018 AFL season.
February 6, 2018

New AFL Bomber keen to play on the edge

Essendon recruit Devon Smith says his heated exchange with Darcy Parish is a positive sign for his new AFL side.
February 6, 2018

Swans aim to bolster their AFL attack

Sydney Swans want to maintain their reputation as the hardest AFL side to score against but are looking at ways to improve their attack in 2018.
February 6, 2018

Veteran Geary to skipper Saints in 2018

St Kilda have tabbed veteran Jarryn Geary to continue as skipper for the 2018 AFL season.
February 6, 2018

We could play AFLX in Hong Kong: McLachlan

The new AFLX format could be used to promote the game overseas, as well as solve the problem of ground availability.
February 6, 2018

Magpie accepts ban for AFLW groin kick

Collingwood forward Sarah D'Arcy has accepted a two-game ban for kicking Carlton's Sarah Hosking in the groin.
February 6, 2018

AFL to decide transgender Mouncey’s plea

Transgender footballer Hannah Mouncey says she expects the AFL to hand down a decision within a week on whether she can play in Victoria's women's state league.
February 5, 2018

Clarkson says AFL creative tension is good

Coaches Alastair Clarkson and Chris Scott says the key people at an AFL club do not have to agree all the time.
February 5, 2018

Pies forward gets AFLW ban for kicking

Collingwood's Sarah D'Arcy has been offered a two-game AFLW ban for kicking Carlton's Sarah Hosking.
February 5, 2018

Clarkson wants second-chance AFL coaches

Alastair Clarkson says unlike the AFL, being a sacked coach in the United States is a badge of honour.
February 5, 2018

Pies forward gets two-game ban for kicking

Collingwood's Sarah D'Arcy has been offered a two-game AFLW ban for kicking Carlton's Sarah Hosking.