Afl News

Harvey joins Hawks coaching panel

FORMER Collingwood AFL caretaker coach Robert Harvey has joined Hawthorn, where he will serve as part of a new-look panel under Sam Mitchell. Harvey held the top job on an interim basis after the Magpies parted ways with Nathan Buckley in June, leading the side to two wins and seven losses. He...

Dogs plot Max’s grand final demise

STAR Melbourne ruckman Max Gawn faces an AFL grand final reckoning as the Western Bulldogs plot to limit his influence across all parts of the ground. Gawn looms large over Saturday’s...

Blue seeks Eagles trade

CARLTON midfielder Sam Petrevski-Seton has requested a trade to West Coast in a move that looks set to prevent the Blues from using the Western Australian product directly in their...

Debutant among GF umpires

UMPIRE Jacob Mollison will officiate his first AFL grand final after being selected for the season decider alongside eight-time veterans Matt Stevic and Brett Rosebury. Mollison will make his grand final...

Settled Lever eyes GF return

MEDITATION and family FaceTime calls are helping to settle Jake Lever, who will enter the AFL premiership decider as the only Melbourne player with previous grand final experience. Lever has become...

Selection heartache looms for Dees

MELBOURNE forward Tom McDonald says it’s “horrible” to think about the selection heartache that some of his teammates will experience this week, but he’s adamant forward Charlie Spargo won’t be...

Keath on track for grand final

ALEX Keath has stepped up his training workload and is set to re-join the Western Bulldogs’ main group in a positive sign he will be cleared to return from injury...

Premium Wines wins Brownlow

PORT Adelaide star Ollie Wines has won his club’s first AFL Brownlow Medal. In a pulsating count on Sunday night, Wines polled 36 votes to finish three clear of Western Bulldogs...

Cook to Carlton

CARLTON has received a much-needed boost in a tumultuous off-season with Brian Cook to take over as chief executive. While it had been known for months that Cook was leaving his...

Dees coach quarantined

MELBOURNE has taken the precautionary step of quarantining Simon Goodwin from the player group after the coach woke up on Friday morning feeling ill. Goodwin was scheduled to hold a press...

Fans snap up Grand Final tickets

GENERAL public tickets for the AFL grand final have sold out within a matter of minutes as fans scrambled to get a seat for the September 25 decider. A total of...