Marsh Community Series – Round 1 Teams

ST KILDA v HAWTHORN Thursday 20 February 2020, 6:10 PM (AEST) ST KILDA B: D.Howard C.Wilkie N.Coffield HB: J.Carlisle H.Clark B.Long C: J.Billings...

AFLW Round 3 Teams and Tips

Teen Wolf's Tips Read TW's Round 3 tips here. ST KILDA v MELBOURNE Moorabbin, Friday, 21 Feb, 7:10pm (local time) St Kilda B: T.White 29, T.Luke 22 HB: H.Priest 14,...

AFLW Round 2 Teams

WESTERN BULLDOGS v MELBOURNE, Whitten Oval, Friday, 14 February, 7:40pm (local time) Western Bulldogs B: A.Gogos 36, L.Spark 11 HB: K.Herron 31, E.Gamble 14, N.Ferres 16 C: B.Hunt...

Will Sydney Swans superstar Buddy get back to his best?

The last few years have certainly been rough on Sydney Swans key forward, Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin, suffering multiple setbacks that inevitably took their toll,...

Deluca Doesn’t Have a Team for 2020 Season

The story of Josh Deluca is indeed an interesting one. During the mid-season draft, the young AFL player was drafted as one of the...

The AFL Has Broken Tradition with Anzac Day

The biggest match on the home and away calendar is going to break new ground in the year 2020. The second annual Anzac Day...

AFL Draft – Podcast recorded LIVE tonight @7:30

Just a few days until the first round of the AFL National Draft for 2019. Join Michaels and friends from Draft Central Monday night at...

AFL Fixture 2020 – Club by Club

Each club's fixture for AFL season 2020. Full Fixture discussion in the AFL Forum or Your Club...
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AFL 2020 Fixture Released

See who your club plays, every week. Full Fixture discussion in the AFL Forum or Your Club Forum

A Fans’ Guide to Preparing for AFL 2020

Australian Rules Football has seen a tremendous rise in popularity across the world over the last few years. A game that consists of 18...

The Big Dance Preview

And like that, another season is almost over. Tomorrow the Tigers and Giants will battle it out at the MCG for...

Can Aussie Rules Football and the AFL Expand its Global Appeal?

Australian rules football is the biggest sport in Australia, with the AFL boasting the largest attendances of all sports in the country. Cricket, rugby, soccer,...

Then there we four – Prelim Final Preview

Preliminary Final #1 - Tigers (#3) v Cats (#1), MCG, Friday 20th September 2019 Injuries Tigers - Higgins, Rance,...

Just Six Remain – Semi-Final Previews

It's been an eventful week in the world of AFL but tonight, we can finally turn our attention to the footy once...

Victory Get Set For A-League Campaign

We are just weeks away from the start of the 2019/2020 A-League season and the equal most...

2019-20 UEFA Champions League preview

Manchester City Despite a potential Champions League ban hanging over their heads, juggernaut Manchester City...

Vale Danny ‘Spud’ Frawley

The AFL world is in mourning after the news that St Kilda legend Danny Frawley had passed away in a single car...

Cream of the Crop – Qualifying Finals Preview

Yesterday we took a look at the Elimination Finals, today it's time to preview the big Qualifying Final match ups. Boy...

Another one bites the dust – Elimination Finals Preview

Ladies and gentlemen, IT. IS. TIME! That's right, finals time. Today we're going to take a look at the...

It’s Finals Time – The most wonderful time of year!

The final round of the AFL Home and Away season is always a time of contradictions. Sadness for the fans and...

AFL Round 23 Results – Now take a week off.

Round 23 Games  DateHome v AwayVenueResultCrowd Fri 23 Aug 7:50pmCollingwood v EssendonMCG76-6585405 Sat 24 Aug 1:45pmSydney v St KildaSCG109-6433722 Sat 24 Aug 2:10pmNorth Melbourne v MelbourneBlundstone Arena88-838202 Sat...

Some intrigue ahead – Interestometer Round 23

Wow, time really flies when you're having fun, eh? Round 23 and the end of the regular season already.

Essendon attrition, Buddy’s 300th: Round 23 teams.

COLLINGWOOD v ESSENDON MCG , 7:50pm AEST Friday, August 23, 2019 COLLINGWOOD B: Levi Greenwood, Matthew Scharenberg, Jeremy Howe HB: Jack...

Can the Cats Get Their Claws Into Grand Final Place?

With three defeats in their last five outings, the Geelong Cats are reeling. The long-time leaders of the AFL Premiership...

Interestometer Round 22 – We’re excited!

Boy oh boy oh boy, who's excited for Round 22 of footy? After two rounds where it...

Giants beef up; Dons recall 4; Team Lists round 22

MELBOURNE v SYDNEY SWANS MCG , 7:50pm AEST Friday, August 16, 2019 MELBOURNE B: Michael Hibberd, Sam Frost, Jake Lever HB:...

Collingwood and Essendon – A rivalry for the ages

The Collingwood and Essendon rivalry is one of the most famous in the AFL. Over their storied history the two have...

Anatomy of a Rumour in a Fake News World

Let's be honest, we don't mind a good rumour here at BigFooty, but last week's shenanigans got us thinking, how on...

Incredible blow outs mark round 21

Brisbane v Gold Coast a sellout. Amazing scenes as Bombers fans rage. What did you like, learn and...

Essendon Injury Nightmare – AFL Teams, Rd 21

Lions no changes, of course. GWS GIANTS v HAWTHORN UNSW , 7:50pm AEST Friday, August 9, 2019

Interestometer Round 21 – It’s about the Big Footy fans this week!

It's rounds like this where I wonder if the season IS too long. Yet again a glance at the fixture doesn't...

Whack whackity whack – 7 AFL players fined for round 20 scuffles

No suspensions but 7 players stumping up $13,500 worth of fines. MRO talk on BigFooty Forum ->

All the round 20 matches ranked!

Gotta be honest, when I looked at this week's fixtures it didn't get me excited. No real rivalries, only one clash...

Dockers 5 changes; Roo out – AFL Teams Round 20, 2019

NORTH MELBOURNE v HAWTHORN MRVL , 7:50pm AEST Friday, August 2, 2019 NORTH MELBOURNE B: Marley Williams, Scott D....

Blicavs staging, Thomas late and high, Bruce digging knees – MRO round 19

A quick roundup of the match review results for round 20, 2019. Marc Blicavs - $1000 for staging

$2m bonus for Cox Plate 2019 winner designed to attract overseas stars

Photo by Celticshk, CC BY-SA 3.0The Moonee Valley Racing Club is set for a glittering field of overseas entrants to the 2019 Cox Plate...
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The Brownlow Medal race

The Brownlow Medal race is one of the most open in recent history with no clear frontrunner emerging to take home the coveted award. Geelong’s Tim...

The results! Round 19, AFL

A weekend of surprises! Dons scrape through, Blues triumph over slow Crows, Lions drop a spot. Post your round...
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Interestometer Round 19 – It’s all about the Pies and Tigers

Whoops! How could I almost forget this week's Interestometer? Not a lot on offer this week with lots of clashes with teams...

Eddie Betts dropped; 4 Magpies out – Rd 19, 2019

AFL Teams round 19, 2019. COLLINGWOOD v RICHMOND MCG , 7:50pm AEST Friday, July 26, 2019

The Run Home 2019 – Big Footy’s Fearless Predictions

It's about now, with five rounds to play, that we'll start hearing the phrase "mathematically" possible a lot. In reality the top...

Saints, Hawks, and Giants surprise; Pies in peril — AFL results round 18, 2019

All the match results from AFL round 18. Post your Liked, Learned, Hated for round 18 >>

Fyfe Out while Dons and Pies struggle with injuries – AFL Teams Rd 18,...

Adelaide v Essendon Adelaide Oval, Friday, July 19, 7.20pm ACST ADELAIDE CROWS B: Luke Brown, Alex Keath, Kyle Hartigan...

Interestometer Round 18 – Couple of juicy clashes as finals race hots up

Hi there and welcome to another week of the Interestometer, where we run our critical eye over the upcoming round of matches...

AFL Round 17 Results – Can the Lions keep it up?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImKStrIHilc Round 17 AFL Game Results DateHome v Away TeamsResultVenueCrowd Fri 12 Jul 6:10pmWest...

Pies shuffle the deckchairs; Riewoldt back for Tigers; Cripps in for Blues

All your Round 17 team talk on the forum > WEST COAST EAGLES v COLLINGWOOD OS ,...
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Collingwood midfield ace Beams taking “indefinite” break from AFL

One of the midfield stars of the Collingwood Magpies has taken to social media to confirm his decision to take “indefinite” leave...
AFL Ladder after Round 16

Round 17 Interestometer

OK, so Round 15 was supposed to be a bore fest, turned into a rippa. Last weekend was supposed to be...

Big changes for the Showdown, Sandilands back for Freo – Rd 16 teams

AFL teams for round 16, 2019 HAWTHORN v COLLINGWOOD ...
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Round 16 Interestometer – Glued to the Box!

Yeah OK, we were wrong! Last week's expected yawn fest turned into a rippa of a round of footy...

Score Review Madness Must Stop

Fair to say it hasn't been a good year for the AFL. Crowd violence, overbearing security, inconsistent tribunal decisions (seriously...

The European Champions of AFL

In October 2018, The Denmark Vikings became European champions in Australian football for the third time, beating...

Round 15 – Yawn fest follows final bye round

Now, we hope we're wrong but this is not the type of round we wanted to see after three weeks of...
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Headbutts and roughness and melee! O my! – MRP Round 14, 2019

Walters in, McGovern out. The AFL advises the Match Review of the remaining games from Saturday and Sunday of Round 14 have...

2019 Queensland Derby

The 2019 Queensland Derby will take place at the Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday, June 8. Dark Dream was the...

Rags v Riches: The Collingwood–Melbourne Rivalry

Collingwood versus Melbourne is a rivalry with a long and rich history that draws a line between a blue-collar and a white-collar...

Three Things We Learned from Highlanders v Chiefs

It looked like a match against a resurgent Highlanders team; a match that had come at the...

Tom Wilson Hoping to Star for the Pies After Turning His Back on Basketball

The signing of Tom Wilson may not have made national headlines, but Collingwood's latest recruit could prove to be a piece of...

AFL News and Match Preview for Round 8

With media news spreading from every angle, some teams go from high to low performance week by week. Everyone has their...

Cricket Australia Announces 2019-20 International Schedule

Cricket Australia has today released the 2019-20 International Schedule.

Demons in Danger of Falling Away

With fans excited as to what they could achieve this season in the AFL, Melbourne Football Club are in serious danger of falling away...
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AFL Teams – Round 7: Roos Drop Four, Francis Back in For Dons

All the ins and outs of round 7 of the AFL.

Richmond and Melbourne an Old Rivalry

After disappointment and setbacks in the early rounds the two Richmond and Melbourne games look like upcoming blockbusters for the two 2018...

2019 Rising Star

Sam Walsh from the Blues is seen as an out-and-out favourite for this year’s Rising Star Award. His strong work ethic and...
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AFL Teams – Round 5: Bombers’ Big Out, Swans Axe Kids

All the ins and outs for round 5 of the AFL

The Greatest Rivalry of the 21st Century?

Eight Grand Finals, seven flags, a curse, kicks after the siren, countless comebacks and close games: Hawthorn v Geelong. No other sides...

Injury Update – Round 4

A look at the medical rooms of the AFL

9 Lessons from Round 3 of the AFL

Who's the side to beat, Essendon's barometer and the next best forward in the competition

9 Lessons From Round 2 of the AFL

Pie's last season no fluke, the cruelness of footy and a Giant miscalculation

How to Secure the Best Corporate AFL Tickets to Impress Your Boss

Looking for a way to impress your boss? Or a gift to encourage your best employees? Maybe a way to show your...

What the Tipsters Are Saying For Round 1

Carlton vs Richmond Richmond enter the game as the clear favourites fresh off the back of a preliminary final...

Superbru 2019 Campaign

The Superbru 2019 Campaign is here!

AFLW Teams Round 7: Dockers and Roos Bolstered For Must Win Clash

All the ins and outs from the women's league

Cale Hooker out for first 4 games

Essendon will be without star Cale Hooker for the first four games of the season as the 30-year-old twinged his hamstring then his calf...

Teams JLT 2: The Big Names Are Back for the Season Warm-Up

Who's blowing off the cobwebs in the JLT Community Series

AFLW Teams Round 6: Kangas Drop Two, Suspended Cat Returns

All the ins and outs from the women's league

Injury Update – AFL Pre-Season

Who's fighting to be fit for round 1

Teams JLT 1: North’s Four Imports Debut, Pies Welcome Back Goalsneak

Who's blowing off the cobwebs in the JLT Community Series

AFLW Teams Round 5: #1 Pick and Leading Goal Scorer Return in 2019

All the ins and outs from the women's league

Teams: JLT 1 Carlton v Essendon

The AFL JLT practice match series kicks off on Thursday night with a showdown of old rivals at Carlton's spiritual home.