Dale Thomas deserved another contract at Carlton 2019 is building a stellar class of retirees, but Dale Thomas is probably unlucky to be featuring amongst them given he still has something to offer at AFL level. Thomas, 32, has been one of Carlton’s most consistent contributors this season after a solid season last year, and […]Read More Three takeaways from round twenty-two
The Crows must keep playing Darcy Fogarty He’s only played two games this season, and on Sunday Darcy Fogarty showed why he has to be a regular member of the Adelaide Crows side going forward. In a year that has seen Josh Jenkins fall out of favour, Tom Lynch battle injury and at times Taylor […]Read More Three takeaways from round twenty-one
Round 23 between the Crows and Bulldogs is shaping as a regular season final Adelaide are sliding, and the Western Bulldogs look like the biggest threat to take their spot in the top eight if they don’t find some form quickly. The Crows currently sit eighth on the ladder whilst the Bulldogs are one place […]Read More Three takeaways from round nineteen
Rhyce Shaw is doing his senior coaching aspirations no harm If North Melbourne are unsuccessful in their bid to lure club champion and current Sydney premiership coach John Longmire back to Arden Street – then they may not have to look too far for the next alternative. Since taking over as interim coach following the […]Read More Three takeaways from round fifteen
Tom Papley is one of the Swans most important players Tom Papley could very well be one of the more underrated players in the competition; but he’s certainly valued at the Sydney Swans. Papley starred in Sydney’s 45-point thrashing of reigning premiers West Coast on Sunday at the Sydney Cricket Ground, collecting 27 disposals to […]Read More Three takeaways from round twelve
Will the Demons take the next step in 2019? It feels like it’s taken an eternity, but after finally playing finals for the first time since 2006, Melbourne enter a season poised to be a genuine threat in the premiership race. 2018 saw the Demons finish fifth, win two finals against Geelong and Hawthorn at […]Read More Five talking points ahead of the 2019 AFL season
Eight teams, eight chances, it doesn’t get closer than that. Its round 17 of the AFL season and incredibly the top eight may already be decided roughly two months out from the first week of the AFL finals. It seems that every team inside the eight has at least a case to be a labelled […]Read More Contender or pretender? How realistic are the top eight’s flag hopes?