From Code Sports - Reported by Paul Amy

Returning president Steve Papal outlines Northern Bullants restructure vision, rules out merger
A coach and three directors departed battling VFL club Northern Bullants last week amid concerns about its future. PAUL AMY reports on an impending restructure and why merger speculation is wrong.

Former long-serving Northern Bullants president Steve Papal is poised to return to the battling VFL club after the resignation of three directors last week.

High-profile chairman Leighton Wood, Rick Aylett and Stuart Gibson resigned just a few days after the Bullants ended a rugged season with another heavy loss.