The Crows look set to join fellow power club Collingwood in embarking on high-altitude training, but there won’t be a plane or suitcase in sight.
The Lions’ long, hot summer of hard yards kicked off yesterday. But you could not wipe the smile from club skipper Jonathan Brown’s face.
Being a father-son draft pick doesn’t exclude you from being star-struck, not if you’re gifted teenager Dylan Buckley, who admits he’s been pinching himself since Carlton recruited him last month.
The Magpies have invited delisted forward Brad Dick to train with the club ahead of next month’s preseason draft.
The Bombers have shied away from the bold declarations made by rivals as their bid for a record 17th premiership begins.
Forward Hayden Ballantyne admitted to losing some sleep on Sunday night ahead of the official beginning of pre-season training at Fremantle Oval today under new coach Ross Lyon.
The first batch of Geelong players to start pre-season training headed to a high-altitude camp at Falls Creek yesterday.
Greater Western Sydney:
Dumped Irishman Setanta O’hAilpin looks set to be handed an AFL lifeline by veteran coach Kevin Sheedy, who has dropped massive hints the former Blue could have a home in the land of the GWS Giants.
Suns fans have forced the State Government into ripping up a five-year deal that would have seen all local AFL derbies played at the Gabba, creating a super footy weekend in July.
Hawks legend and AFL games record-holder Michael Tuck has urged clubs to give his son Travis a second chance, pledging: “He won’t let anyone down.”
Greater Western Sydney coach Kevin Sheedy has accused Melbourne of being behind reports star recruit Tom Scully has serious concerns over the health of his knees.
The Kangaroos will today launch an appeal to its entire membership for donations to help wipe out the club’s $5 million debt.
Cam Falloon tells PortTV which players will be on modified programs to start pre-season.
Promising young Richmond defender, Jake Batchelor, has been rewarded for his impressive debut season at Tigerland in 2011 with a contract extension.
The Saints remain hopeful of keeping defender Zac Dawson, despite reports he is headed for Fremantle.
In his first season at the Sydney Swans, Matt Spangher’s fearlessness and attack on the ball saw him become somewhat of a cult figure towards the end of the 2011 season.
Fremantle have offered West Coast premiership forward Ashley Hansen a position as full-time development coach for next season.
New Western Bulldogs coach Brendan McCartney is committed to spending long periods in the classroom this summer in a bid to engineer a return to the top eight.