AFL

Wed 2 Dec 2020

AFL club cops it over ‘disgusting’ ad

AFL club cops it over ‘disgusting’ ad

The Melbourne Football Club is in damage control after being accused of a “mind-blowing” attempt to source free labour.

Tue 1 Dec 2020

From full-time footy to mowing lawns: ‘You had to laugh’

Premium Content From full-time footy to mowing lawns: ‘You had to laugh’

He packed up his life and moved two states away, to lose his job within a month. Josh Rhodes said it was a ‘blessing in disguise’

Sat 28 Nov 2020

Sam Newman secretly ties the knot

Sam Newman secretly ties the knot

The often controversial former AFL star has walked down the aisle for the fourth time in a private ceremony with his longtime partner.

Fri 27 Nov 2020

Losing footy heartland will tarnish Gill’s legacy

Premium Content Losing footy heartland will tarnish Gill’s legacy

Once a rusted on football heartland, the AFL is in danger of losing a disenchanted Tasmania to rival sports unless there’s an urgent intervention.

Hunt smashes Dusty’s MCG carpark record

Premium Content Hunt smashes Dusty’s MCG carpark record

Dustin Martin left his car at the MCG for 65 days after the 2019 Grand Final – a mark that has been shattered by Melbourne’s Jayden Hunt.

Which axed players will get rookie lifeline?

Premium Content Which axed players will get rookie lifeline?

After AFL clubs submitted their first list lodgement, see all the ins and outs, who’s moving to the rookie list and the veteran St Kilda has lured out of retirement.

Thu 26 Nov 2020

Kennett launches attack over Hawks’ facility upgrade

Premium Content Kennett launches attack over Hawks’ facility upgrade

Hawthorn’s Dingley training base is getting a major facelift, but club president Jeff Kennett has blasted the state government over the plans.

Wed 25 Nov 2020

Messy twist in star’s ugly $4.5m split

Messy twist in star’s ugly $4.5m split

An unwanted AFL star’s ugly break-up continues to drag on and is heading towards a giant headache between the two parties.

Sun 22 Nov 2020

AFL avoids $965 million catastrophe

AFL avoids $965 million catastrophe

The AFL has thankfully avoided a potential $965 million financial catastrophe, despite the league being forced into lockdown in March.

Sat 21 Nov 2020

Does the ‘too old’ tag still exist in footy?

Premium Content Does the ‘too old’ tag still exist in footy?

With the Roos becoming the latest club to appoint a coach in his 50s, does age still matter in the footy world? Glenn McFarlane examines the growing trend.

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