AFL

NewZ on the going on’s at the AFL and the associated Clubs

May, 2021

  • 8 May

    Geelong beats Richmond by 63 points to make a statement in AFL grand final rematch

    Geelong beats Richmond by 63 points to make a statement in AFL grand final rematch

    Jeremy Cameron kicks six goals and Gary Rohan five as an incredible second-half performance leads Geelong to a 63-point win over Richmond in their first meeting since last year's grand final.

  • 7 May

    TEAMS: Gun Swan out, Hogan hurt again, four Crows dumped

    TEAMS: Gun Swan out, Hogan hurt again, four Crows dumped

    SYDNEY star Isaac Heeney will miss Saturday night's clash against Melbourne because of an ankle injury as champion forward Lance Franklin prepares to return to the MCG. Heeney is one of four changes for the Swans,

  • 7 May

    Cats turn tables on AFL foes Richmond

    Cats turn tables on AFL foes Richmond

    Boom recruit Jeremy Cameron starred in attack as Geelong dismantled Richmond with a comprehensive 63-point thrashing in their first meeting since last season's AFL grand final. The Cats banked a third win in four games and turned the tables on their tormentors of the last few years with a 19.

  • 7 May

    AFL: Adelaide's Chayce Jones edging closer to return

    AFL: Adelaide's Chayce Jones edging closer to return

    Chayce Jones is edging closer to his first AFL game since September after being named as an emergency for Saturday's Showdown with Port Adelaide. The ninth pick in the 2018 draft, Jones played 23 games in his first two seasons but has been a notable absentee from the Crows' AFL …

  • 7 May

    Crows skipper Sloane to make AFL return

    Adelaide captain Rory Sloane will make his AFL return as the Crows defend the handling of forward Tom Lynch, who will miss at least two months after having

  • 7 May

    "You must respect heritage": Koch not backing down from prison bars fight

    "You must respect heritage": Koch not backing down from prison bars fight

    Port Adelaide president David Koch has made an unequivocal promise to the club's fans – he will never stop the fight to wear the club's traditional black-and-white bars in the AFL.

  • 7 May

    Cats confirm eyebrow raising late change for Grand Final rematch

    Cats confirm eyebrow raising late change for Grand Final rematch

    Despite only naming their team 24 hours ago, Geelong has swung a late change with ruckman Rhys Stanley going out for Esava Ratugolea. Adding to the confusion, Cats assistant coach Nigel Lappin has confirmed that Stanley was simply dropped.

  • 7 May

    Round 8 games ranked

    Round 8 games ranked

    Leading into another big week of footy, I have ranked all nine games in terms of relevance to neutral fans. Feel free to disagree in the comments but here is each game from on the level of interest for the neutrals.

  • 7 May

    VFL Team Selection: Pies v Coburg

    VFL Team Selection: Pies v Coburg

    Collingwood's VFL side will line-up with 12 AFL listed players to take on Coburg at Victoria Park on Saturday. Second-year draftee Trent Bianco will contest his first game since the pre-season practice match against Geelong.

  • 7 May

    Two changes as Dees prepare for Swans

    Two changes as Dees prepare for Swans

    The players not selected in the Demons’ best side this weekend won’t be playing at VFL level after Casey’s scheduled clash with the Swans was postponed. Take a look at Melbourne’s full line-up below for its home game at the MCG below.