AFL

Fri 26 Feb 2021

Footy racism storm as blackface fury takes hold

Premium Content Footy racism storm as blackface fury takes hold

The AFL and two players who dressed in blackface have apologised, amid anger over a letter from league lawyers contesting a complaint from Joel Wilkinson.

AFL makes big call on Melbourne crowds

AFL makes big call on Melbourne crowds

For the first time since 2019, the AFL has announced crowds will return to the footy in Melbourne for the season-opening blockbuster.

Thu 25 Feb 2021

What it takes to finish top-five in KFC SuperCoach

Premium Content What it takes to finish top-five in KFC SuperCoach

A top-five finish in KFC SuperCoach is rarefied air. We spoke to two coaches who achieved that mark last year to find out how they did it and get their tips for 2021.

‘Not where I’d hoped’: Rozee eyes return to form — and a flag

Premium Content ‘Not where I’d hoped’: Rozee eyes return to form — and a...

After bursting onto the AFL scene in 2019, Connor Rozee concedes his form was inconsistent last year. But a new season brings new opportunity.

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Tigers reveal crowd hopes for footy’s MCG return

Premium Content Tigers reveal crowd hopes for footy’s MCG return

Richmond is hopeful the Tiger Army will be there in full force to see it unfurl two flags at the MCG in Round 1. Here’s the latest on the possible crowd.

Crows’ Oval office: Why iconic venue might just work

Premium Content Crows’ Oval office: Why iconic venue might just work

Adelaide is facing challenges in its search for a new central base. But the answer to the Crows’ quest might be right under their nose, writes Simeon Thomas-Wilson.

‘What a joke’: AFL video causes uproar

‘What a joke’: AFL video causes uproar

The AFL’s new “standing the mark” rule remains a point of contention among fans, and this footage has done nothing to silence the doubters.

Tue 23 Feb 2021

Sad details of Danny Frawley’s last days

Premium Content Sad details of Danny Frawley’s last days

AFL legend Danny Frawley was “never the same” after his depression battle, with a coroner revealing sad details of his final days.

Footy WAG’s guilty plea over bizarre Coast theft

Premium Content Footy WAG’s guilty plea over bizarre Coast theft

An AFL WAG and founder of a world renowned bikini company has pleaded guilty for stealing in a Gold Coast court. SEE THE VIDEO

AFLW clubs back ‘Free The Flag’ campaign

AFLW clubs back ‘Free The Flag’ campaign

Collingwood’s proud indigenous forward Aliesha Newman has revealed why AFLW have chosen to support the ‘Free the Flag’ campaign.

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