VFL News

You have to love the good old days of footy when it was smokes, blokes and beer

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 21:15
TO inspire the Tigers, I want to pay tribute to VFL footy 1980s style. Back in 1980 — the last time Richmond won the flag — footballers were big and ...

The ultimate Kardinia quiz — are you a Geelong Cats genius?

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 17:24
Who coached Geelong in the 1967 VFL grand final loss to Richmond? 3. Geelong has blooded eight new players this season. Name the debutants.

AFL GF in game No.5? I'd like to see that

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 17:07
A hamstring tendon problem derailed his first pre-season with Richmond then a broken ankle meant his VFL debut only arrived in round 13. Graham ...

Dan Butler's journey to Richmond Grand Final player started in the barber's chair

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 16:56
A hairier Daniel Butler in action in the VFL last year. A clean shaven Dan Butler on the biggest stage. Picture: Michael Klein. His frenzied pressure and ...

Adelaide, Richmond to make AFL grand final history, with no players having previous experience

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 16:33
When Richmond and Adelaide players run out on the MCG on Saturday afternoon, they will be making history. For 118 years of VFL/AFL football there ...

Liam Hunt claims the Jim Sullivan Medal for best-and-fairest at <b>VFL</b> club Coburg

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 15:37
BALL magnet Liam Hunt is the Jim Sullivan medallist after a sterling VFL season for Coburg, the midfielder receiving the award at the club's ...

Richmond&#39;s last grand final: When a buck-naked streaker stole the show

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 15:09
The day soon came to fly to the VFL capital. We were put up in the city's newest ritziest hotel and all expenses were paid. I watched grand final replays ...

AFL Grand Final 2017 live score: Adelaide v Richmond updates, live stream, video, start time, blog

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 14:34
Richmond has sent Punt Road, Swan Street and the AFL community into meltdown, securing its first VFL/AFL premiership in 37 years with an ...

South Croydon Bulldogs lose premiership coach Leigh Adams to <b>VFL</b> club Coburg

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 11:51
SOUTH Croydon premiership coach Leigh Adams is leaving the club to coach VFL club Coburg just a week after taking the Bulldogs to their maiden ...

AFL grand final: Richmond and Adelaide unchanged for decider

Thu, 28/09/2017 - 18:37
It meant forward/midfielder Sam Lloyd was left out of Richmond's 25-man squad despite a best afield showing in last Sunday's VFL grand final loss to ...

AFL grand finals have a way of working to their own themes, but the Adelaide Crows are not to be ...

Thu, 28/09/2017 - 15:37
... a group that already has achieved by making the club's first AFL grand final since 1982 when the Tigers were beaten in the VFL playoff by Carlton.

Bundoora shows interest in retired Essendon midfielder Brent Stanton

Thu, 28/09/2017 - 14:41
“When Essendon's VFL team were knocked out of the finals and he announced his retirement I jokingly said to him, 'we have got your contract inside',” ...

Hocking takes out top gong

Thu, 28/09/2017 - 11:18
MIDFIELDER Heath Hocking's time at Windy Hill finished on a high when he was crowned Essendon's VFL best-and-fairest on Wednesday.

AFL Women&#39;s dream starts for 20 aspiring players with talent search at Craigieburn&#39;s Highgate ...

Thu, 28/09/2017 - 09:37
Molloy took out the TAC Cup Girls best-and-fairest and leading goalkicker award with the Cannons before joining VFL club Diamond Creek.

Fallen Tiger loving Richmond&#39;s ride from afar

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 17:07
Connors, originally from Echuca, has ping-ponged between clubs since exiting AFL ranks, from Shepparton United to Aberfeldie to VFL club Port ...

Damien Hardwick calls on AFL to recognise members of premiership squads who miss out on ...

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 16:56
Sam Lloyd has played a huge role in Richmond's season and even won the best on ground medal in the VFL Grand Final, but looks unlikely to make ...

Hawthorn considering trade for out of contract defender Kurt Heatherley

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 15:37
At VFL level the Kiwi spent time on Shaun McKernan and Jordan Lisle and averaged 17 disposals and seven marks across 14 games. The Hawks ...

Stats that matter: GF

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 15:03
The decider between Adelaide and Richmond will be only the second VFL/AFL Grand Final where no player has played in a Grand Final before.

AFL Women&#39;s: Geelong successful in bid for AFLW licence, to join the competition in 2019

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 11:41
The Cats were considered frontrunners to be awarded a licence under the league's expansion in 2019, after a successful inaugural season for its VFL ...

Season review: Andrew Phillips

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 10:33
The 26-year-old recovered in time for the Northern Blues' season opener, playing two VFL matches before earning a recall against Port Adelaide in ...