AFL 2022: Brisbane’s unrestricted free agent Daniel McStay joins Collingwood on five-year deal

Collingwood has scored a new weapon for coach Craig McRae, with the signing of former Lion Daniel McStay as an unrestricted free agent. McStay returns to Victoria after nine years and 161 appearances for Brisbane to give the Magpies the extra marking goal McRae has been craving all season. The 195cm striker is crossing over … Read more

AFL Trades 2022: Full List of Trades, Jason Horne-Francis Request Denied, Tim Taranto, Jayden Hunt

The first deal of the 2022 AFL trading period has fallen with Bobby Hill leaving the Giants for Collingwood. Monday morning, when the smuggling and dealing officially began at 9 a.m. (AEDT), it was reported that the clubs had agreed to let Hill leave in exchange for a future second-round draft pick. More moves fell … Read more

WorkSafe Victoria confirms it is investigating Hawthorn Football Club allegations

Victoria’s workplace safety watchdog has officially launched an investigation into allegations of discrimination at the Hawthorn Football Club. Most important points: WorkSafe Victoria has begun investigating allegations first revealed in an external review of the Hawks Watchdog’s health and safety chief says every Victorian worker has the right to a healthy and safe workplace Elsewhere, … Read more

AFL: Champion Lion Lachie Neale etches name in club history with third Merrett-Murray medal win

Lachie Neale has won a third Merrett-Murray Medal to match some of the Brisbane Lions’ greatest footballers. The brilliant on-baller has been a revelation since he crossed over from Fremantle in the 2018 trading period and helped Brisbane reach the final in all four of his seasons. Neale, who was also named the club’s best … Read more

Hawthorn racism probe full report: AFL club findings reveal player’s horrific suicide attempts

WARNING: This story contains references to intergenerational trauma for Indigenous people, themes such as suicide, self-harm and pregnancy loss. A former Hawthorn football player claims he needs full-time care after alleged assault during his time at the football club. The player’s heartbreaking story is detailed in the report commissioned by the club, entitled “Cultural Safety … Read more

AFL: Brisbane captain Dayne Zorko commits to another year if Magpie Will Hoskin-Elliott’s contract status is voided

Brisbane captain Dayne Zorko returns next year to wrap up unfinished business and officially signs a one-year deal to play in his 12th season. The 33-year-old and five-time club champion continues to make a significant contribution to the Lions, whose fourth consecutive final campaign ended in a 71-point preliminary final defeat to eventual Prime Minister … Read more

Brisbane Lions chairman Andrew Wellington backs Chris Fagan ahead of Hawthorn investigation

Brisbane Lions chairman Andrew Wellington has expressed support for senior coach Chris Fagan, who is preparing to be part of an investigation into accusations of racism at Hawthorn. Most important points: Andrew Wellington says Chris Fagan has been a “role model, mentor and father figure at the club” Wellington says the Lions “support Fagan’s right … Read more

2022 AFL Grand Final: Tom Stewart Panned For Stage Blunt Video, Geelong vs Sydney

The Geelong Cats defender has come under criticism for his treatment of a young Auskicker during Saturday’s AFL Grand Final medal presentation at the MCG. It has become a cherished tradition for the 23 Auskicker of the Year nominations to award the Premier League medals to the victorious players at the season finale, but Stewart … Read more

AFL Grand Final Sprint 2022: Who Runs, Teams, Players, Winner

The AFL Grand Final sprint has quickly become one of the best moments of entertainment on the big day, and the 2022 version looks set to be another blinder. Patrick Dangerfield and Rhys Stanley will line up for the Cats against the Swans, but both have tasted success in the sprint before. Watch Fox Footy’s … Read more

AFL Grand Final Sprint 2022: Who Runs, Teams, Players, Winner

The AFL Grand Final sprint has quickly become one of the best moments of entertainment on the big day, and the 2022 version looks set to be another blinder. Patrick Dangerfield and Rhys Stanley will line up for the Cats against the Swans, but both have tasted success in the sprint before. Watch Fox Footy’s … Read more