Afl News

Port pair join Saints

ST KILDA has successfully completed deals for Dougal Howard and Paddy Ryder from Port Adelaide but their pursuit of Fremantle’s Bradley Hill is set to go down to the last day of the AFL trade period. The Saints landed Howard and Ryder as well as pick No.10 and a future fourth-round...

Nicks named Crows coach

NEW Adelaide coach Matthew Nicks says ensuring a team-first mentality will be his priority at the AFL club. Nicks on Tuesday was announced as Crows coach, replacing Don Pyke who quit...

Port denies Wines trade talk

PORT Adelaide has denied speculation that co-captain Ollie Wines explored a trade away from the club. Wines is contracted at Alberton until the end of 2022 but has been linked with a...

Betts back in Blue

BRILLIANT goalsneak Eddie Betts will finish his decorated AFL career at his original club Carlton after being traded by Adelaide. The 32-year-old will reunite with his former teammate and new Carlton...

Trade period set for frenetic finish

JOE Daniher’s wish to join Sydney heads a lengthy list of AFL trade negotiations ahead of the Wednesday night deadline. Essendon has dug in their heels over the All-Australian key forward,...

Father-daughter picks done

ISABELLA Grant will join famous dad Chris at the Western Bulldogs, with her AFLW father-daughter draft selection confirmed. Geelong also will recruit Millie Brown, the daughter of former Cats half-forward Paul Brown. The...

Cats commit to Brown

MILLIE Brown will become Geelong’s first-ever father-daughter selection with the club committing to taking the talented teenager at this month’s AFLW National Draft. The Cats have matched bid from other clubs...

Fantasia going nowhere

ESSENDON forward Orazio Fantasia is staying put and Fremantle wingman Brad Hill remains in limbo as the AFL trade period deadlock continues. Fantasia’s decision to abandon a return to his native...

Tears of joy as TK heads West

AFL star Tim Kelly says his partner Caitlin cried tears of joy after his trade to West Coast finally went through – 12 months after it fell flat the first...

Kelly deal close

WEST Coast and Geelong are making swift progress on the Tim Kelly trade, with speculation their AFL deal could be confirmed by Wednesday. Kelly’s request for a move back to his home...

Elliott stays a Pie

COLLINGWOOD is banking on Jamie Elliott playing another 100 AFL games, hoping it goes a lot smoother than the first 100. The unrestricted free agent had interest from Melbourne and Brisbane, but...