VFL News

Midfielder Bunker headlines Coburg's AFL prospects

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 15:15
COBURG has “six or seven” players who could still appeal to AFL clubs this year despite enduring a challenging VFL season and no one getting ...

In the mix: Who's pushing for selection in round 22

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 14:30
Midfielder Nick Graham is available after serving a two-game suspension in the VFL. Rhys Palmer continued his fine form in the VFL last Saturday, ...

Hamstrung Caddy out, but finals-bound: Tigers

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 12:37
Meanwhile, defender Reece Conca and tall forward Ben Griffiths are making a late run to play finals, with the pair set to return through the VFL if they ...

AFL Early Mail: Hawthorn could unleash Jaeger O'Meara, star Adelaide duo in doubt

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 11:17
O'Meara made a sensational return to action in the VFL for Box Hill last Saturday, booting 3.1 from 29 disposals, eight tackles and six clearances — all ...

Demoted Dee accepts ban for striking in <b>VFL</b>

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 10:33
Meanwhile, North Melbourne defender Lachlan Hansen will front the VFL Tribunal on Tuesday night after being reported for rough conduct and ...

Ump to media giant, The Big H, Harry Beitzel, did it his way

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 18:15
Through the VFL's post-war decades of boom, he lifted the game. If Lou Richards was footy's greatest salesman, Harry Beitzel was its great media ...

Injury-hit Hawk O&#39;Meara &#39;thrilled&#39; just to be back playing

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 18:15
HAWTHORN midfielder Jaeger O'Meara is content to play out the season in the VFL, saying he is "thrilled" just to be playing again after more knee ...

Key Dogs duo set to return for must-win Power clash

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 18:03
In further good news, ruckman Tom Campbell could return from an abdominal concern in the VFL, while key defender Marcus Adams is expected to ...

Demoted Dee offered ban for striking in <b>VFL</b>

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 16:22
CHRISTIAN Salem's path back into Melbourne's team has hit an obstacle after the silky defender was offered a one-match ban by the VFL's Match ...

AFL clubs weigh up new pathway program

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 16:11
AFL clubs set to lose their VFL development-league pathway will consider forging more formal relationships with TAC Cup and suburban clubs.

Toby Greene escapes ban for controversial boot to Luke Dalhaus&#39; face

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 15:42
Salem was dropped to the VFL, along with Jack Watts and Sam Frost, for Sunday's victory over St Kilda and was charged with striking Carlton-listed ...

Connolly: Token finals spot a waste for Essendon?

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 12:37
Francis, a bullish big-bodied utility with prodigious talent, played twice early and has spent the rest in the VFL switching between attack and defence.

Hall of Famer Beitzel passes away at 90

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 12:37
The VFL umpire turned footy caller's passing was confirmed on Monday morning, with tributes flooding in for one of the game's biggest personalities ...

Aaron Francis holds on to clutch mark to secure Essendon a thrilling <b>VFL</b> win over Box Hill Hawks

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 12:37
A CLUTCH pack mark from Aaron Francis with just seconds to play earned Essendon a pulsating six-point VFL win over Box Hill Hawks on Saturday.

<b>VFL</b> Report: Round 17

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 12:15
Werribee lined up against Williamstown at Burbank Oval on Sunday knowing that a win would cement its place in the top eight. A loss, on the other ...

Port Melbourne champion Toby Pinwill poised to play his 200th <b>VFL</b> senior game

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 11:41
If Borough video man Cameron Towson was to cut a compilation disc of them, he would have much material at his disposal; nothing in the VFL rivals ...

Northcote Park to head into Northern Football League finals with rejigged forward line due to ...

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 11:18
McLennan said Northcote Park would not bank on Hore's return, with the 21-year-old among the VFL players invited to the AFL state combine.

Diamond Creek staves off Box Hill challenge to remain second on <b>VFL</b> Women&#39;s ladder

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 09:37
PREMIERSHIP contender Diamond Creek survived an almighty scare from Box Hill on Sunday to retain second spot on the VFL Women's ladder.

Harry Beitzel was a footy media pioneer who dared to be different — and it worked

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 08:18
As an umpire Beitzel reached the top in 182 games in the VFL from 1948-1960, including the 1955 Grand Final won by Melbourne over Collingwood, ...

Legendary football commentator Harry Beitzel dies, aged 90

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 07:46
The former VFL umpire was 3AW's chief footy caller for 16 years and has been described as football's “first multi-media superstar” by former Carlton ...