Afl News

Players keen for timeline: Swan

SYDNEY co-captain Luke Parker has kept busy in recent weeks with renovation and charity work, but he and AFL teammates are craving some sort of timeline regarding their main vocation. Parker has tried to put his time in shutdown to good use, swapping footy boots for work boots and also helping out...

2020 a war of attrition: Danger

PATRICK Dangerfield believes the 2020 AFL premiership will come with an asterisk but also says it will be one of the hardest in history to win. The Geelong superstar is part of...

Teague open to quarantine hubs

CARLTON coach David Teague says he would be “all for” the prospect of putting AFL clubs in quarantine hubs if it resulted in the season’s resumption. The AFL is considering moving...

Coach defends Heeney flip

SYDNEY coach John Longmire has defended AFL star Isaac Heeney in response to criticism of his isolation behaviour, saying now is the time to take a breath and hold back on...

AFL examines hub options

AFL coronavirus cabinet member Eddie McGuire says the league is considering a plan to restart the 2020 season in four hubs based in Western Australia, South Australia and Tasmania. The AFL,...

Hurley helps a fan in need

WHILE sidelined long term for the second time in his AFL career, veteran Essendon defender Michael Hurley has gifted a Bombers fan suffering hardship their membership costs for the year. Hurley...

Asterisk no issue for Bucks

NATHAN Buckley knows some people will doubt the legitimacy of the eventual 2020 AFL premiers, but he doesn’t care if Collingwood’s 16th flag comes with an asterisk. The season has already...

Saints hopeful of Paddy return

ST KILDA coach Brett Ratten remains hopeful Paddy McCartin will be cleared to return to the AFL fold at some point, with the former No.1 draft pick showing improved health...

AFL won’t push Roos to Tassie

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has attempted to pour cold water on fresh speculation linking North Melbourne with a full relocation to Tasmania. The Kangaroos responded angrily this week to reports...

Tassie noise nonsene: North

NORTH Melbourne chairman Ben Buckley has slammed speculation his AFL club could relocate to Tasmania as “complete nonsense” and “rumour-mongering”. The COVID-19 pandemic shutdown has created much uncertainty throughout the AFL,...

Blues take it slow with Curnow

CARLTON remains uncertain when Charlie Curnow will fully recover from a significant knee injury but he has received some positive news with his surgeon giving him the green light to ramp...