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De Goey suspended indefinitely, banished to <b>VFL</b>

VFL News - Mon, 19/02/2018 - 14:11
Jordan will be required to undertake employment away from the club for a period of not less than four weeks. During this time he will train in the evenings with the Collingwood VFL squad. - Jordan will take on a meaningful role with a charitable organisation, a position that will be monitored by the club.

North youth excites

VFL News - Mon, 19/02/2018 - 11:22
With a new format and some new faces in action, it can be hard to analyse Friday night's AFLX performance, but VFL coach David Loader couldn't have been more pleased. Loader took the reins alongside Brad Scott for the inaugural tournament, and says the opportunity to blood some new faces was ...

AFL legend Alastair Lynch fears for Tassie footy

VFL News - Mon, 19/02/2018 - 06:18
“You've got such a passionate region that has been supporting AFL footy pretty much since it started over a century ago, it's sad to think it's got to this state.” Lynch said the Tassie Mariners becoming a full-time member of the under-18 TAC Cup or a Tasmanian VFL team could be the answer to providing ...

This Facebook Page Collates A Bunch Of Great Old School Footy Videos

VFL News - Sun, 18/02/2018 - 15:41
Everyone remembers the footy of their youth through rose-coloured glasses, when the shorts were small, the hits were big, the defending questionable and the goals plentiful. One Facebook page — VFL AFL 20th Century History Photos Videos Memories — has taken to documenting the best memories ...

Could Sam Lloyd be the key to Richmond&#39;s premiership defence?

VFL News - Sun, 18/02/2018 - 02:11
He was also awarded the Norm Goss Medal for best afield in a losing VFL grand final. Typically considered a useful small forward, and known by many for his after the siren heroics against Sydney, Lloyd developed into a ball winner last season. Looking to build on this ability, he recently confirmed that ...

Lochlan Dhurrkay leaves Northern Territory home to pursue football career

VFL News - Fri, 16/02/2018 - 23:56
It is what he hopes will take his football to a new level, and while it is hurting him deeply being away from his family, he has come to Geelong's VFL team with their blessing and unconditional support. “It's pretty hard leaving my family and my wife and kids back home, but I just continue on. I'm following ...

<b>VFL</b>: Bringing experience

VFL News - Fri, 16/02/2018 - 17:11
After spending the past three years playing at Rochester in the Goulburn Valley league, Steve Stroobants is excited to join North's VFL squad, and is looking forward to imparting some wisdom on his younger teammates. “The move's been great,” Stroobants told North Media. “I'm really looking forward to ...

Tiger tries another door to premiership party

VFL News - Fri, 16/02/2018 - 14:56
Lloyd played eight senior games last season for a total of 50 and won the Norm Goss Medal as best afield in the VFL Grand Final. But he could not break back into the AFL after the disastrous round-16 loss to St Kilda. Despite missing out on the Tigers' drought-breaking flag, Lloyd said the players ...

Sam Lloyd is using the hurt of missing out on Richmond&#39;s premiership as motivation in 2018

VFL News - Fri, 16/02/2018 - 14:56
The midfield is not completely new for Lloyd — he has pinch-hit through there before. “Getting my fitness up, which I've done in the last three years, has been the main factor in that,”' he said of the move. “At the moment I'm assuming AFL or VFL, I will be starting in the midfield and then rotating forward.”.

Why Ballarat should cheer Kiwi tactical move | From the Press Box with Melanie Whelan

VFL News - Fri, 16/02/2018 - 13:48
LESSON: North Melbourne's VFL coach David Loader flanked by Kangaroos head coach Brad Scott. Loader will join Scott in the coaches box for AFLX. Picture: The Age. Two Ballarat exports have been promoted to head coaching roes in the Victorian Football League this season: Dan Jordan, a former ...

Lloyd eyes midfield with AFL premiers

VFL News - Fri, 16/02/2018 - 13:07
Lloyd played eight senior games last season for a total of 50 and won the Norm Smith Medal as best afield in the VFL grand final. But he could not break back into the AFL after the disastrous round-16 loss to St Kilda. Despite missing out on the Tigers' drought-breaking flag, Lloyd said the players outside ...

AFLX: Geelong make history with first win in new AFLX format

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 23:56
Loader will join senior coach Brad Scott in the coaches box for the AFLX tournament before overseeing the Kangaroos' new VFL team this season. Davies-Uniacke, a classy midfielder recruited from the Dandenong Stingrays, has already sparked considerable excitement among Kangaroos fans.

<b>VfL</b> Wolfsburg face fan protest against Bayern

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 23:00
"VfL deliberately took a new direction before the season." "It's a great challenge, but the team has the potential to win the points they need for a reasonable end to the season. We are all committed to the task but we need the full support of our fans." Kicker magazine reported that Rebbe, who has already ...

Soccer-<b>VfL</b> Wolfsburg face fan protest against Bayern

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 22:48
BERLIN, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Disgruntled VfL Wolfsburg fans are planning to boycott the opening stages of their Bundesliga match at home to leaders Bayern Munich on Saturday as a protest against their team's poor performances.

Bulldogs tagger Libby Birch knows she&#39;s annoying but the tactic is working this AFLW season

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 19:00
“Over the VFL season, it's literally been kicking the ball thousands and thousands of times and working when no one else is watching,” Birch said. “That's what I wanted to do. I wanted to have more skill and more impact for my team. “Last year during the VFL season every day I'd go out before uni and I'd ...

&#39;He&#39;s a competitive bugger&#39;: New Dog impresses

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 14:22
McLean evolved from a clever half-forward into a midfielder who averaged 22 possessions per game, while Dale finished the season as a dangerous goalkicker (17) after spending the first five weeks of the season in the VFL. In his usual role as the club's development manager, Smith believes the pair's ...

AFL should leave the 18 clubs to work to the 44-man squads they pick each summer rather than ...

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 12:30
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick at trade week. He is advocating the AFL introduce a mid-season market. Mabior Chol in action for Richmond in the VFL. Picture: Mark Stewart. Richmond does have five players on its rookie list — including a Sudanese-born tall forward, Mabior Chol — who would not ...

AFL should leave the 18 clubs to work to the 44-man squads they pick each summer rather than ...

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 12:30
“I do not understand what we have to do to give a guy that's playing fantastic footy in the VFL, or wherever it may be, an opportunity through the year if we have significant injuries.” Hardwick has been stung by key forward Ben Griffiths leaving Richmond one short in January by leaving the AFL to pursue ...

<b>VFL</b>: Northern Blues fostering stronger relationships with suburban clubs in wake of Development ...

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 07:26
AFL Victoria's decision to axe the development league has left the Blues and seven other VFL clubs without a feeder side, which has traditionally been used to blood young players. Players not selected for senior duties will instead filter back to local clubs, with many aligned with Northern and Essendon ...

New Roo on right path to AFL debut

VFL News - Thu, 15/02/2018 - 03:30
Loader will join senior coach Brad Scott in the coaches box for the AFLX tournament before overseeing the Kangaroos' new stand-alone VFL team this season. Davies-Uniacke, a classy midfielder recruited from the Dandenong Stingrays, has already sparked considerable excitement among Roos fans.

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