AFL

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Giants asked Shiel to backflip on trade

premium_icon Giants asked Shiel to backflip on trade

DYLAN Shiel has revealed he didn't know if he would make it to Essendon until just before the trade deadline, and GWS tried to talk him out of the move.

Former AFL greats hook into Hawks

Former AFL greats hook into Hawks

THEY finished in the top four and added Chad Wingard and Tom Scully, but two AFL greats say the Hawks are now bottom-four material.

Buckenara: Trade period winners and losers

premium_icon Buckenara: Trade period winners and losers

THE trade period is now over after 39 deals were completed. Expert recruiter and list guru Gary Buckenara analyses every club’s trade moves.

Why May had to make ‘selfish’ decision

premium_icon Why May had to make ‘selfish’ decision

STEVEN May says he had to make the ‘selfish’ decision to leave the Gold Coast Suns because he was too old to make the club’s next premiership window. Where does...

AFL trade ratings: The good, the bad and the ugly

premium_icon AFL trade ratings: The good, the bad and the ugly

FROM an early move for Tom Lynch, to deadline day thrillers for the likes of Dylan Shiel and Dayne Beams, this AFL trade period had everything.

Did Lions pay too much in trade period?

premium_icon Did Lions pay too much in trade period?

BRISBANE have landed a big fish in Docker Lachie Neale but lost Dayne Beams and surrendered prime position in the next two drafts. Was it too high a price?

Beams: ‘I always told dad I’d end up back at Pies’

premium_icon Beams: ‘I always told dad I’d end up back at Pies’

RETURNING Magpie Dayne Beams says his heart has always been at Collingwood and he’d “never felt right” playing against his former club

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Neale deal sealed: Star Docker’s trade wish to Lions granted

Neale deal sealed: Star Docker’s trade wish to Lions granted

LACHIE Neale’s trade wish has been granted, with the star ball magnet to play for the Brisbane Lions in 2019 after a trade was struck between the two clubs.

Kelly's manager pleads for ‘common sense’

premium_icon Kelly's manager pleads for ‘common sense’

TIM Kelly’s manager has urged the Cats to release his player on compassionate grounds after securing four players in recent years in similar circumstances.

Wingard a Hawk, Burton and Mayes heading home to Port

premium_icon Wingard a Hawk, Burton and Mayes heading home to Port

PORT Adelaide has closed the Chad Wingard trade, releasing its contracted star to Hawthorn in exchange for young talent Ryan Burton and draft picks.

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