VFL News

De Koning: First <b>VFL</b> win &#39;unreal&#39;

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 16:33
De Koning kicked his first two goals in the VFL, while also hauling in the mark of the day as he split his time between the forward line and ruck. Speaking post-match, De Koning said he was thrilled to be part of the result. “I've never experienced something like that, I don't think I've been that happy after a ...

The latest on Pendlebury&#39;s ankle

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 15:48
Among the options available to the match committee may include veteran midfielder Daniel Wells, who played his third consecutive match at VFL level in Werribee on Saturday night, Alex Fasolo, Callum Brown – who was rested for the game against the Lions – and young midfielder Brayden Sier.

<b>VFL</b> match report: R5

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 12:26
Box Hill has retained top spot on the ladder and won itself the Blue Ribbon Cup thanks to a 64-point win over Sandringham on Saturday. In a contest that at times felt tighter on the field than it was on the scoreboard the Hawks won every quarter, pulling away gradually to record their fourth win from as ...

Tasmanian State League clubs back Tassie <b>VFL</b> and Mariners teams

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 12:03
The presidents said the rebirth of Tasmania's VFL club, the Devils, was welcome but only if it was “funded externally and in addition to the TSL and has no impact on current or future TSL funding” and managed independently to the state league. “All seven TSL clubs would appreciate the opportunity to ...

<b>VFL</b> Wrap: Round 5

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 09:37
How did the AFL-listed players perform during Footscray's one point season win over Richmond? Josh Schache Three goals, 12 disposals, four marks ...

<b>VFL</b> Wrap: Round 5

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 09:37
May 7, 2018 9:36 AM. Newsletter · RSS. - Western Bulldogs,VFL. How did the AFL-listed players perform during Footscray's one point season win over Richmond? Josh Schache Three goals, 12 disposals, four marks, four tackles. Lukas Webb 28 disposals, six marks, three tackles. Jackson Trengove 25 ...

Historic weekend for VFLW

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 09:03
“There's a real Richmond brand trickling down from AFL, to VFL level, but then also through to our girls now at VFLW,” Coach Tom Hunter told Richmond media. “What was pleasing about it was the way they controlled the game. "They showed composure with ball-in-hand, took some really great options, ...

AFL Report Card Round 7 review: Queensland teams given A grades, Giant GWS fail

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 05:52
The best aspect of the Magpies' big VFL win over Werribee was the form of Daniel Wells, who moved a step closer to an AFL return with one goal from 19 disposals and five tackles. Josh Daicos (1 goal from 27 disposals), Alex Fasolo (2 goals from 19 disposals), Levi Greenwood (20 disposals) and Josh ...

Comment: Why Gary Ablett should be AFL Hall of Fame legend

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 00:26
His list of achievements include: 248 VFL/AFL games, 11 state of origin games for Victoria (including one as captain), a Norm Smith Medal, a Carji Greeves Medal, three Coleman medals, selection in four VFL/AFL teams of the year as well as four All-Australian guernseys, a Leigh Matthews Trophy as the ...

Greyhound Bees on Fire to run for Werribee <b>VFL</b> syndicate in aid of motor neurone disease research

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 23:18
Aptly-named greyhound Bees on Fire is the latest top dog among the ranks of the Tigers, joining them for training and stretching sessions. GREYHOUND ADOPTION PROGRAM CAFE OPENS IN WEST MELBOURNE · GREYHOUND RACING WELFARE CHANGES ANGER OWNERS, BREEDERS.

Gently does it: <b>VFL</b> player slots winner as Bonbeach nabs Frankston Bombers

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 15:15
BONBEACH coach Steve Hughes says his side ticked off an important milestone when it snatched a thrilling four-point win over the Frankston Bombers on Saturday. “We've actually never come from behind at three quarter in a game I've coached at Bonbeach,'' Hughes said. Bonbeach trailed by 14 ...

<b>VFL</b>: Carlton defender Jacob Weitering in line for senior recall after starring role for Northern Blues

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 15:03
“The thing I love about Weiters is he has got a great attitude and a team-first attitude. “That allowed him to go back and play the way he did yesterday. “Speaking to some of our younger VFL-listed players, they were amazed at the way he was able to communicate with them and help set up our structure.

Around the state leagues: Who&#39;s starring for your club?

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 14:30
Daniel Wells moved another step closer to his first senior match of the season, the veteran midfielder getting another VFL game under his belt. Wells (one goal) was a solid contributor, his class and leadership evident in the Magpies' 53-point win. Levi Greenwood was among Collingwood's best, in his ...

Josh Schache nails matchwinning goal in Footscray&#39;s one-point <b>VFL</b> victory over Richmond

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 12:35
We had probably six blokes who haven't played much VFL football at all. After (the win over Richmond), there's no reason why anything isn't possible for this group. “You've always got to have a bit of luck to win a game by a point. When you kick straight, you get the benefits. Footscray coach Steve Grace ...

Essendon great Matthew Lloyd not opposed to Bombers dropping Joe Daniher as Dyson Heppell ...

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 11:52
ESSENDON great Matthew Lloyd is not opposed to the idea of Joe Daniher being dropped to the VFL in a bid to find a solution to his form slump.

<b>VFL</b>: Report Card (Round 5)

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 02:18
North Melbourne has fallen to a rampant Essendon, who ran out as 71-point winners at Windy Hill. The hosts had 14 individual goal-kickers. All eyes were on North's tall forwards, but it was the smaller goal sneaks in Nathan Hrovat and Nash Holmes that provided firepower early. To their credit, the ...

Levi cops late blow

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 01:22
Bolton said he was hopeful Charlie Curnow and Caleb Marchbank will return for the round eight match against the Bombers after suffering injuries at training while Jacob Weitering will be considered after a 28 possession, 17-mark performance in the VFL. The injuries add to the pain of Carlton's 0-7 start ...

<b>VFL</b>: High-flying Pies blitz Tigers

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 23:18
Collingwood's VFL side is beginning to build belief in itself, according to coach Jared Rivers . Speaki ng to Collingwood Media after his side's 53-point win over Werribee at Avalon Airport Oval, Rivers says his team is beginning to gel and play the style of football that could see it be successful this season ...

<b>VFL</b> Report: Dogs defeat Tigers

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 22:45
The Footscray Bulldogs are back on the winners list, defeating Richmond by one-point on the back of a match-winning goal from Josh Schache on Saturday night. In his first game back after an ankle injury, Josh Schache impressed in the forward line, booting three majors including an all-important goal ...

Injury-plagued St Kilda midfielder Nathan Freeman makes emphatic return in the <b>VFL</b>

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 21:26
The highly rated midfielder made an emphatic return from his latest hamstring setback, collecting 31 disposals for Sandringham against Box Hill on Saturday. The 22-year-old, who was originally drafted with Pick 10 by Collingwood in 2013 before being traded to St Kilda at the end of 2015, played his ...