Tag "Melbourne Demons"

Trade Period Week 2 Wrap: Free agency done, chaos to come

Free agency is over and the final week of the trade period looms large as another busy week has finished up. It started predictably slow, but finished with a flurry as a host of players – some expected, some not so much so, found new homes. There was a lot

Read Full Article

Dockers and Demons to crunch the numbers

Fremantle vs Melbourne Saturday, 1st September Patersons Stadium, 7:40pm Fremantle’s coaches will have their calculators out as part of their pre-game warm up as the Dockers will be in the unique position of knowing exactly how much they will have to win by to possibly claim a home final. While

Read Full Article

Crows spoil Green’s farewell

MELBOURNE  3.4    5.7    8.10    11.15 (81) ADELAIDE      5.3    10.8   20.12  22.18 (150) Adelaide have ruined retiring Melbourne club champion Brad Green’s final match with a 69-point win over the Demons at the MCG. Despite being challenged early Adelaide proved to be skillful and mature for their opponents, bringing bone crunching-intensity

Read Full Article

Dees Fell Giants

GWS GIANTS 2.2 4.4 4.5 9.5 (59) MELBOURNE 3.4 6.10 9.13 11.18 (84) Melbourne has won its fourth game of the season, beating the GWS Giants by 25 points in a scrappy clash at Manuka Oval. With allegations of tanking hanging over their heads, the Demons attempted some misplaced champagne

Read Full Article

Saints Marching But Riewoldt Aching

ST KILDA             4.2    5.5    12.11    16.11 (107) MELBOURNE      0.3    2.7    4.9        12.10 (82) St Kilda has recorded a comfortable 25-point victory in a scrappy affair at the MCG to keep its slim finals hopes alive, but it has come at a cost with captain and leading goalkicker Nick Riewoldt injured

Read Full Article

Dees praying for miracle against Saints

St. Kilda v Melbourne MCG – 1:45PM – Saturday 11 August St. Kilda will be looking to keep their faint glimpses of finals football alive when they come up against Melbourne this Saturday at the MCG. The Saints sit precariously two wins outside the eight with only four games left

Read Full Article

Dees prevail through Hell

Melbourne 6.6  10.7  13.8  16.12 (108) Gold Coast 0.2  4.5  5.9  9.12 (66) Melbourne has recorded just its third win for the year with a well earned 42 point victory against the Gold Coast Suns at the MCG. Despite the Suns possessing two of the best three players on the

Read Full Article

Demons’ Hellish Week has a Golden upside

Melbourne Vs Gold Coast MCG Sunday, 5th August, 1.10pm This week Melbourne have been brandished “almost irrelevant” by Paul Roos and accused of tanking by former player Brock McLean, and will have even more to lose if they don’t get over 17th placed Gold Coast. McLean opened a can of

Read Full Article

Port power home against Dees

MELBOURNE         5.0    5.1     7.5     8.8 (56) PORT ADELAIDE  2.5   5.10   8.10   12.12 (84)    Port Adelaide has claimed their fifth win of the season in an uninspiring clash with Melbourne at Darwin. The Demons were disgraceful in the final three quarters, as Port Adelaide

Read Full Article

Shootout looms in neutral Territory

Where and When: TIO Stadium – Saturday 21 July, 7.40pm In what has turned into a blockbuster round for finals-bound teams, the heat will be on in Darwin as a goal-fest looms between Melbourne and Port Adelaide. While the clash between the 15th and 16th placed teams may not look

Read Full Article

Fremantle Eye Final Push

Melbourne Demons v Fremantle Dockers Etihad Stadium – 1:45PM – Saturday 14 July Fremantle will look to further it’s finals credentials when they travel to Etihad Stadium to take on Melbourne. The Dockers need to win to keep up with the group of teams now on eight wins heading towards

Read Full Article

Tigers Must Avoid Danger Ahead.

Richmond’s recent history suggests that when in contention for a finals spot, they always seemed to find a way to drop games they should win. They haven’t made finals since 2001 and games like Saturday’s massive clash with the Demons beckons as a contest that they must start well or

Read Full Article

The Win Neeld Needed: Dees Stun Dons

Essendon 1.5 2.9 5.13 6.16 (52) Melbourne 1.2 4.3 5.5 8.10 (58) It took ten weeks but one positional change was the key in Melbourne’s stirring and resilient win over an inaccurate Essendon at the MCG on Saturday night. Demons key defender Colin Garland, despite being originally recruited as a forward,

Read Full Article

BigFooty Talks: The Melbourne FC Question

Is it on the field only? Is it deep inside the club hierarchy? Is it a lack of quality leaders in the playing group? Good drafting, poor development? BigFooty luminaries grapple with the question: “Melbourne Football Club. What the… ???”

Read Full Article

Watts in store for Sydney?

Sydney take on Melbourne WHERE AND WHEN: SCG, Saturday May 19, 4.40pm LAST TIME: Sydney Swans 11.18 (84) drew with Melbourne 11.18 (84), round one, 2011 at the MCG The Sydney Swans will attempt to rectify their recent form slump when the host the winless Melbourne Demons at the SCG this Saturday.

Read Full Article

Bulldogs Bite Back

MELBOURNE                   1.5   3.8     7.10     9.13   (67) WESTERN BULLDOGS     3.2   6.5    10.7   13.10   (88)   The Western Bulldogs have claimed their first win for 2012, accounting for Melbourne in a fiery contest by 21 points at the

Read Full Article

From Bad to Worse for Neeld

Things go from bad to worse at the Neeld Easter Egg hunt
Read Full Article

Vale Jim Stynes

Read Full Article

Soaring like the Eagles

West Coast in 2011 were truly remarkable. Is there any other way to put it? There has been a remarkable amount of writing on what they were able to achieve, but it still seems almost beyond belief. For the competition’s cellar-dwellers to, only one year after taking possession of the

Read Full Article

Latest Footy Podcasts

Loading the player ...

AFL Ladder

No footy? Try

Club PWLD%Pts
1 Fremantle Dockers Fremantle221750118.768
2 Eagles West Coast221651148.266
3 Hawthorn Hawks Hawthorn221660158.464
4 Sydney Swans Sydney221660127.164
5 Richmond Tigers Richmond221570123.160
6 Western Bulldogs Western Bulldogs221480115.156
7 Adelaide Crows Adelaide211380115.754
8 North Melbourne Kangaroos North Melbourne221390106.552
9 Port Adelaide Power Port Adelaide2212100106.848
10 Geelong Cats Geelong211191101.148
11 GWS Giants GWS22111109944
12 Collingwood Magpies Collingwood2210120106.340
13 Melbourne Demons Melbourne2271507728
14 St. Kilda Saints St. Kilda22615178.426
15 Essendon Bombers Essendon2261607424
16 Gold Coast Suns Gold Coast22417172.918
17 Brisbane Lions Brisbane22418067.516
18 Carlton FC Carlton22418064.816