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Has the AFL's soft cap saved the jobs of underperforming senior coaches?  ABC News

The job security of an AFL coach is often considered tenuous, particularly when their team is underperforming. But the introduction of a soft cap in 2015 — to limit ...


Alan Richardson stands down as coach of AFL club St Kilda  The Guardian

St Kilda have become the third AFL club to join the chase for a new coach this season after Alan Richardson's 127-game tenure came to an end.


Young Richmond player Jack Higgins in hospital with brain bleed  The Guardian

Richmond player Jack Higgins is being treated for a brain bleed in hospital after he suffered headaches following a VFL match on the weekend.


AFL 2019: EFL Silent Sunday program on Sunrise | Samantha Armytage  NEWS.com.au

Melbourne's Eastern Football League “Silent Sunday” initiative is creating headlines around the country for the controversial decision to silence all parents on ...


Lachie Neale hits back after being told AFL is a 'man's game'  The Age

Brisbane Lions' star midfielder has made a cheeky social media post after he was told to toughen up.


AFL wants to cut back on tackling  Sydney Morning Herald

The AFL is examining the issue of excessive tackling, with football boss Steve Hocking saying the AFL wants to reduce the amount of tackling in the game.


AFL 2019: Matthew Scarlett present for Hayden Ballantyne, punch 2012, Fremantle vs Geelong  NEWS.com.au

Seven years after delivering Hayden Ballantyne a present on the chin, Geelong legend Matthew Scarlett has given the Fremantle niggler another surprise ...


AFL 'devastated' that fans feel intimidated by security measures  The Guardian

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan says he is devastated that some fans feel they are victims of a security crackdown at venues.


Sunk-cost Gold Coast Suns little more than an AFL punchline  The Guardian

The Gold Coast Suns have been so poor for so long their very existence is being called into question.


AFL 2019, news: Bob Murphy sledge, Steven King, Melbourne Demons, Garry Lyon  NEWS.com.au

Robert Murphy will go down as a Western Bulldogs great and one of the clubs most versatile players.


Fremantle's Jeff Farmer reveals son Kobe preparing for AFL dream  The West Australian

Fremantle's fan favourite Jeff Farmer says he would love to see his son pull on the purple jumper 33.


Harm associated with sports gambling finally arrives at AFL’s door  The Guardian

With the news of Collingwood forward Jaidyn Stephenson's 10-game suspension for placing three same game multi-bets totalling $36 in three separate matches ...


Run to the finals: how your team's draw is shaping up  The Age

Which club has the easiest run for the final six rounds? The Champion Data numbers say that is St Kilda - hardly any solace to recently departed coach Alan ...


Business as usual for Shaw at AFL's North  7NEWS

Rhyce Shaw says he was not put out by North Melbourne's unsuccessful bid to lure John Longmire from Sydney.


Swans reward Irishman with new AFL deal  7NEWS

Irishman Colin O'Riordan has been rewarded for a breakthrough AFL season with Sydney with a two-year contract extension.


Another AFL setback for Docker Hogan  7NEWS

Boom Fremantle recruit Jesse Hogan and No.1 ruckman Aaron Sandilands are in doubt to return this AFL season after suffering further injury setbacks. Hogan ...


We all want to feel safe at the footy but the AFL must rethink its crowd security approach  The Guardian

It is not the sport that inherently attracts violence and discrimination, it is the way in which it is administered.


Controversial AFL identity Ricky Nixon's incredible career move  7NEWS

One of the AFL's most controversial characters claims he's turned his life around as he embarks on a surprise career change. Former player manager Ricky ...


LIGR Signs Long-Term Deal With AFL  Ministry of Sport

Live Graphic Systems (LIGR) has added the AFL to it's growing high-profile client list on a long-term deal to provide graphics and branding for the newly ...


Jaidyn Stephenson's suspension shows the AFL's mixed messages on sports betting  ABC News

One of the AFL's rising stars, Jaidyn Stephenson, has been rubbed out of the competition for 10 matches after admitting to placing bets on matches he played ...


AFL to make changes to academy draft rules  The Age

The AFL is set to close the academy draft loophole which Sydney exploited to "park" picks at other clubs, in a move that is likely to have ramifications for Greater ...


SPORTS RATINGS WRAP | AFL and NRL continue to shine amid crowded sporting fixture  TV Blackbox

It was another big weekend in sport with Ash Barty getting to the number 1 spot in women's tennis, and Australia continuing their journey in the cricket world cup, ...


AFL 2019: Fremantle Dockers, Ross Lyon savaged by local paper  NEWS.com.au

They have lost their last four matches in the AFL after their round 17 loss to Hawthorn followed a Derby thumping at the hands of West Coast and losses to lowly ...


Nick Riewoldt accuses AFL of sweeping 'Whispers in the Sky' scandal under the rug  The West Australian

For Nick Riewoldt, memories of the Whispers in the Sky scandal remain *fresh* in his mind. Responding to explosive allegations made by Grant Thomas, the St ...


SPORTS RATINGS WRAP | Darwin goes large with Supercars, the AFL v the NRL, and the Aussies are still in the World Cup Cricket  TV Blackbox

It was another big weekend in sport, with the ICC World Cup and FIFA Women's World Cup continuing, State of Origin 2 and Women's State of Origin ...


Majak cover story: sport's power to inspire change  Inside Sport

Robert Drane's incredible feature in the August 2019 edition of Inside Sport isn't just a feel-good story about increasing numbers of players of Sudanese heritage ...


AFL Daily: Bob Murphy reveals Steven Baker's weirdest tactic, rolling footy news for Wednesday July 17, 2019  The West Australian

Steven Baker has admitted to punching and stomping on opponents to put them off their game. But it was a totally different tactic that 'rattled' Bulldogs champion ...


Judd ponders media role after 'training wheels' controversy  The Age

Carlton football director Chris Judd has admitted that he must improve as a member of the media after his controversial "training wheels" comments.


Here’s a dirty little secret about Australian sporting crowds  Sydney Morning Herald

Here's a dirty little secret about sporting crowds. The things that create the most incredible atmospheres – that din that smothers your senses, those epic roars ...


AFL 2019: Kevin Bartlett resigns from role at SEN after 15 years at radio station  Fox Sports

The last SEN original has gone, with Australian Football Hall of Fame legend Kevin Bartlett resigning from his hosting role at SEN after a decade and a half with ...


AFL: Plea for vigilance on racism  The Australian

A senior AFL official has stressed the need for vigilance in the fight against racism ahead of the screening of a controversial documentary on the final season of ...


Majak Daw's return: the best story the AFL has to tell in 2019  The Guardian

The North Melbourne defender's recovery from a bridge fall is a reminder of sport's true power to heal.


AFL Uses Google Partnership To Engage Fans  Ministry of Sport

Google Australia has partnered with AFL for the 2019 season to introduce three new voting categories via Google Search. The voting categories allow fans to ...


Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley accuses AFL of hypocrisy over gambling  ABC News

Following a player's suspension for betting on a match, AFL coaches, a former player and a gambling researcher warn gambling poses a problem for the league, ...


The Hard Ball Gets AFL Show: The round 17 Two Minute Warning  PerthNow

It's just one of the topics Xavier Ellis, Nick Rynne and Ryan Daniels delve into on the latest episode of The Hard Ball Gets AFL show's two minute warning.


AFL's betting problem is black and white  Sydney Morning Herald

He is sitting on a couch in front of the TV with a mate when he decides to have a harmless little flutter on the footy. This is not an ad. This is Collingwood ...


Is Eagle Nic Nat done for the AFL season?  7NEWS

West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui could miss the rest of the AFL season after suffering a syndesmosis ankle injury in the one-point loss to Collingwood last ...


NRL referees, AFL, Rugby, The Open: Kayo Sports, What to watch this week, July 15-21  NEWS.com.au

NRL Head of Football Graham Annesley may have led the criticism of referees but he now believes it's too much.


Comment: We’re slaves to technology, and sport is suffering because of it  Fox Sports

There's been a running theme across the sports pages in recent weeks - the failings of the video review system. Rugby league, Australian football, and soccer ...


AFL and Racing Victoria join forces to improve odds of nabbing dodgy bets  Sydney Morning Herald

The AFL and Racing Victoria have joined forces to create software that can track suspicious betting as it happens, which they hope to introduce across all sports ...


AFL 2019: Billy Gowers and Tom Boyd throw support behind Dayne Beams  Fox Sports

Retired Bulldog Tom Boyd has thrown his support behind Dayne Beams, labelling social media users that have trolled the broken Collingwood midfielder as ...


Western Bulldogs skipper Easton Wood backs AFL player pay cut to end gambling ads  ABC News

Western Bulldogs captain Easton Wood says he supports AFL players taking a pay cut if it meant the sport could reduce its reliance on gambling advertisements.


Sport and brain injury: Building the connection  RACGP

Morgan Liotta. 16/07/2019 2:14:32 PM. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to LinkedIn Share to Email Share to Print. Long-term ...


Geelong and Adelaide post AFL wins, as Essendon, Hawthorn and Carlton also enjoy victories  ABC News

The Saints fall to the ladder-leading Cats in Geelong, the Crows humiliate the Suns by almost 100 points, the Bombers pipped the Kangaroos, while the Hawks ...


Stephenson's $36 bets can lead the AFL to give up millions  The Age

Collingwood player Jaidyn Stephenson's moment of betting stupidity could be the catalyst for the AFL finally to kick its addiction to gambling revenue.


Loud, obnoxious and at times racist: the sordid history of AFL barracking  The Conversation AU

Barracking has been a colourful and controversial part of Australian Rules football since the game's inception. Now, the AFL is trying to maintain order – and ...


Former AFL stars pledge to donate brains as researchers warn of risk from head knocks  Sydney Morning Herald

Former AFL stars Greg Williams and Shaun Smith have joined calls for the league to improve its concussion policy in the wake of groundbreaking research ...


Collingwood Magpies beat West Coast Eagles by one point in thrilling AFL grand final rematch  ABC News

Collingwood's season is suddenly back on track thanks to a spirited and gutsy one-point win over West Coast in Perth, with the Magpies overturning a three-goal ...


Adam Goodes documentary leads to outpouring of remorse from AFL fans  ABC News

It has only been screening to a wider audience for a couple of weeks, but the documentary recounting the booing saga of AFL champion Adam Goodes has led ...


'Nice' Folau gave up money, never made anti-gay slurs in AFL: Sheedy  The Age

Kevin Sheedy has defended the character of former AFL player Israel Folau, saying he is entitled to his views, even though the coaching legend doesn't share ...


AFL 2019: Cameron Smith says he would prefer players to wait until post-game to embrace after recent AFL exchange  Fox Sports

NRL champion Cameron Smith says he would've pulled a Melbourne Storm teammate aside if they'd had a similar mid-match exchange to the Eddie ...


AFL tips Round 14 2019: Tipping advice from Fox Footy experts  Fox Sports

Fox Footy experts, including teams from Saturday Stretch, Selection Night and the Fox Footy Podcast, are here to help with their winners for all nine games.


Michelangelo Rucci: Mental health issues in AFL  NEWS.com.au

It is too difficult to believe - and yet with that incredulous reaction is the reminder that depression and mental-health issues do not take sides in sport.


South Australian Will Gould likened to West Coast captain Shannon Hurn ahead of AFL Draft  The West Australian

Tony Bamford vividly recalls watching a teenage Shannon Hurn strut his stuff for South Australia at the AFL under-18 championships. He says in the 14 years ...


Stephenson facing suspension for bet on Collingwood game  The Age

The betting investigation and expected suspension of young Collingwood star Jaidyn Stephenson was the result of Stephenson coming forward to confess his ...


The AFL is kicking goals on social justice  Independent Australia

The AFL's socially inclusive agenda is an absolute necessity, writes assistant editor Nicholas Bugeja.


Port Adelaide upsets Geelong, Brisbane smashes St Kilda, Melbourne outlasts Fremantle  ABC News

Port Adelaide's finals hopes have been greatly boosted by an impressive win over Geelong, while Brisbane made light work of St Kilda and Melbourne came ...


Barometer: See every AFL club's injury list after Round 17  The West Australian

Stephen Coniglio says 'someone was looking over me' as he dodged a serious knee injury against Richmond and has revealed the story behind this ...


Ben Cousins cheeky spray tanning photo, AFL 2019, Brownlow medallist in good shape  NEWS.com.au

Brownlow medallist Ben Cousins is looking in good shape in a cheeky photo posted to social media.


AFL Daily: Injury blow for Nic Naitanui, rolling footy news for Monday July 15, 2019  The West Australian

West Coast's bid for back-to-back premierships has been derailed by a *fresh* injury to superstar Nic Naitanui, while Lance Franklin's 300th game celebrations ...


Lack of junior umpires impacting the AFL  Sydney Morning Herald

The AFL has begun meeting coaches, with the lack of junior umpires - a shortage of up to 6000 across Australia - a major talking point.


The characters and skills are fading from the AFL as more fans become disengaged  The West Australian

The AFL's handling of fan behaviour and its double standards on the Jaidyn Stephenson betting issue are just two examples in the past week of how the league ...


AFL 2019: Dayne Beams stunned by disgusting message  NEWS.com.au

Dayne Beams has outed a disgraceful piece of personal online abuse, questioning why “players just have to put up with this s***”. The Collingwood star posted ...


AFL 2019: Bradley Hill Hawthorn trade, Stephen Hill Gold Coast Suns,  NEWS.com.au

Fremantle faces a possible fight to hold onto both Hill brothers at season's end, with Bradley Hill contemplating a stunning trade request for the second ...


Fitzy slams AFL crowd behaviour: 5 Mins with Fitzy  Wide World of Sports

Sport Sunday's Peter FitzSimons shares his thoughts on the biggest and best topics making headlines in the sporting arena. AddedJun 19th, 2019.


Riewoldt to join Tasmanian AFL taskforce  The Age

St Kilda champion Nick Riewoldt will join the Tasmanian AFL taskforce in a further boost for a team on the Apple Isle.


AFL 2019: Alastair Clarkson coaching future, contract, Clarkson to Carlton for $2 million a year, Ben Dixon’s big call  NEWS.com.au

Hawthorn champion Ben Dixon believes Alastair Clarkson will sign a $2 million a year deal to become the next Carlton coach.


'Moronic, embarrassing': League cuts goal reviewers  Sydney Morning Herald

The AFL has cut 11 goal reviewers during the bye rounds in a bid to lift flagging standards in its goal-review process, as the league ticked off on its handling of ...


AFL 2019: Brendan Fevola opens up on marriage breakdown  NEWS.com.au

Brendan Fevola's ill-fated stint with the Brisbane Lions torpedoed his footy career — but it also may have saved his life. The ex-AFL goalkicker has revealed ...


Moneyball: Latest trade, contract news from across the AFL  The West Australian

He went at pick 12 in the 2017 draft, but Darcy Fogarty remains stuck in the SANFL. Rival clubs are showing interest in the out-of-favour young Crow.


Fresh push for AFL State of Origin clash between WA and Victoria  9News

WA Premier Mark McGowan has issued a challenge to Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews to renew an AFL State of...


AFL’s ‘blood sport’ set to claim another coach  The Australian

Respected AFL identity Rodney Eade believes St Kilda have marked the papers of coach Alan Richardson, despite the Saints sitting just one win outside the ...


Mark Bomber Thompson: AFL great’s emotional court confession  NEWS.com.au

AFL great Mark “Bomber” Thompson admits he's taken drugs but insists he hasn't sold them.


Blinded by a blur of gaming cash, the AFL loses sight of the game  The Age

Lost within its gambling addiction and an upside-down system of penalties for those who forget what sportsmanship is supposed to be, the AFL risks more than ...


AFL are treated like second-class citizens up north, says Jonathan Brown, as war with CA continues  Sporting News AU

The war of codes between the AFL and Cricket Australia is set to continue, with former premiership Lion Jonathan Brown saying the AFL are treated like ...


Lions' 2019 revival brings extra interest to one of the AFL's best inter-state battles  The West Australian

Like the Bombers and the Eagles, a history of dramatic AFL games between the Power and the Lions has made it one of the league's fiercest interstate rivalries.


Qantas offers cheap fares for AFL fans with Back Your Team sale  The West Australian

Qantas is offering footy fans a second opportunity to score a deal on flights to Melbourne for the AFL grand final. And there's a get-out clause if a passenger's ...


‘Bloody embarrassed’: Nathan Buckley slams Pies in brutal self assessment  Fox Sports

Rarely has an AFL team sitting second on the ladder with a 10-4 record looked in so much trouble.


AFL Daily: Gillon McLachlan's warning to AFL players over Israel Folau, rolling footy news for 21 June, 2019  The West Australian

AFL boss Gillon McLachlan has warned players to steer clear of the Israel Folau saga as the former Giant attempts to raise money from the public to pay his legal ...


A Weedy AFL Security Guard Dodged Death After Trying To Break Up On-Field Biffo  Pedestrian TV

In an otherwise really bad week for AFL security guards, one narrowly avoided disaster after trying to intervene in an on-field biffo.


AFL tips Round 17: North Melbourne set to move closer to finals appearance, Collingwood given little hope in west  The West Australian

Collingwood might not travel interstate as often as some rivals but when they do, they often perform. Can a mammoth task - and some team bonding - spur the ...


AFL Team Tips, Round 14: Every AFL club’s predicted 22  Fox Sports

Plus two clubs look set to regain their skippers, as the Cats weigh up their forward options. Foxfooty.com.au predicts every club's likely 22 for Round 14.


Shai Bolton earns AFL Rising Star nomination after stepping up his midfield game  The West Australian

Shai Bolton admits he would be a bit lazy in the off-season when he's back home in Perth but last summer was different as the Rising Star nominee reveals he ...


AFL boss Gillon McLachlan says no deal to Optus Stadium grand final  The West Australian

AFL boss Gillon McLachlan might be keen on a future AFL State of Origin game in Perth, but forget about Optus Stadium staging a grand final for at least the next ...


GWS coach says 'bold' Giants considering AFL game in USA  The West Australian

As the Giants engage in preliminary talks to take the AFL to the USA, Coach Leon Cameron says the “bold and aggressive” GWS was always exploring new ...


AFL Daily: Rolling footy news from across Australia for Wednesday July 10, 2019  The West Australian

Welcome to our footy blog, AFL Daily! Every weekday we will be bringing you all the breaking footy news from across Australia as it happens. We will be ...


AFL Daily: Geelong AFLW star Melissa Hickey appeals for return of 'priceless' ring  The West Australian

Geelong AFLW star Melissa Hickey says she believes “in the good” of the world as she put out a plea to help find a “priceless” football ring that was stolen from ...


Transgender footballer Lucy Finlay on joy and acceptance in local women's league  ABC News

Lucy Finlay avoided playing sport until she began living as a woman. She has been embraced by a local women's football team and wants people to know ...


Premier Mark McGowan’s bid to revive AFL State of Origin  The West Australian

Premier Mark McGowan wants the AFL to revive State of Origin football in a bid to lure Victorian and South Australian tourists west. Days out from the historic first ...


Geelong coach Chris Scott says AFL grand final being locked in at MCG until 2057 'is a travesty'  The West Australian

The AFL grand final is locked in to the MCG until at least 2057, but Chris Scott says the long-term deal is “a travesty” and John Longmire wants action.


Winmar's fight against racism immortalised - Nine Wide World of Sports  Wide World of Sports

AFL great Nicky Winmar hopes the unveiling of a statue in Perth depicting his famous stance against racism will help encourage more dialogue and education ...


West Coast Eagles beat Essendon by 35 points in AFL round 14  ABC News

West Coast has moved into the AFL top four following an uninspiring 35-point victory over Essendon in Perth on Thursday night.


'Nasty cycle': McKenna warns No.1 pick can't save Suns  The West Australian

After Gold Coast declared it will ask the AFL for a priority pick in this year's draft, the club's inaugural coach Guy McKenna has warned more young talent is not ...


Essendon Bombers pip GWS Giants by one goal in AFL round 15 victory  ABC News

Essendon has pulled off a stunning come-from-behind win over GWS, with Cale Hooker kicking the winning goal with 19 seconds left to secure a thrilling ...


AFL tipping: Herald Sun expert footy tips for Round 15  The West Australian

On paper this round looks likes on of the easiest of the season to predict - but given how that's gone this year we will no doubt see plenty of upsets! Who are the ...


AFL, NRL soon face concussion class action  Yahoo Sports

The AFL and NRL could soon face class actions on behalf of players suffering the effects from concussion.


AFL Daily: Carlton defender Liam Jones signs contract extension  The West Australian

With the club's defensive stocks pretty thin, Carlton has handed polarising defender Liam Jones a new long-term contract extension. RECAP THE DAY'S NEWS.


Run home: Champion Data predicts how the final AFL ladder will look  The West Australian

Richmond chief executive Brendon Gale says the Tigers' injury-ravaged season has fast-tracked *fresh* faces and strengthened the team's depth as it prepares to ...


Collingwood star Dayne Beams out indefinitely for mental wellbeing  Yahoo Sports

Collingwood's Dayne Beams is taking an indefinite break from the AFL to focus on his mental health, the star midfielder intent on regathering himself after a ...


David Teague's AFL Blues doing him proud - Nine Wide World of Sports - AFL  Wide World of Sports

Carlton have won two of their three games under interim coach David Teague, with their triumph over Fremant...