Swans star ruled out with illness
The Sydney Swans will be without Isaac Heeney for the start of the season.
Franklin learns MRP fate
The AFL Match Review Panel has reviewed the matches played in week three of the 2017 JLT Community Series. The following charges were laid:
AFL season 2017 Predictions...
Footy is finally back, and after what seemed a nonstop summer of sport we can once again find grown men screaming “baaalll” in the outer, tinker with our Supercoach squads on work time and spend hours meticulously going over our footy tips.
If you build it she can play…
Rarely does a result between Collingwood and Carlton fall into insignificance but that was the case last Friday night as women took to centre stage. Many football fans can now converse with their daughters, nieces, cousins or friends and legitimately speak about potentially playing football at the highest level; something before last night that wasn’t possible.
Women on the Frontline
So the women’s professional AFL league kicks off tonight… I won’t be watching it – not because I’m sexist, I simply don’t like the game. I used to be completely indifferent to it until they went so far out of their way to prevent Australia getting the World Cup. Obviously, we weren’t going to get it anyway but what the AFL did to undermine our bid still rankles.
Goal and mark of the year nominations
These finalists are sure to give judges a headache as they determine the best goal and mark of the year from AFL season 2016.
Inside AFL's numbers game
Numbers and stats are ruling sport – and data is now a key part of AFL, both for fans and players and staff. Find out more in this fascinating short doco taking you inside The Numbers Game...