AFL boss Gillon McLachlan made the biggest announcement of the season, but all eyes were drawn to what unfolded behind...
03rd Sept. 2020 5:09 AM
A former AFL player has vowed to force AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan’s resignation after receiving a letter he...
20th July 2020 5:07 AM
Foxtel has joined Channel 7 in signing a discounted TV rights deal with the AFL after negotiations went into the early...
12th June 2020 4:06 PM
AFL chief has given his verdict on Jack Higgins’ goal-line mark and revealed last night’s TV audience was the biggest for a...
12th June 2020 4:06 PM
It has been a whirlwind start to the footy season, with many fearing we would never make it to Round 2.
07th June 2020 1:06 PM
The Men’s T20 Cricket World Cup threatens to dismantle the 2020 AFL calendar, and move the Grand Final away from the MCG...
17th May 2020 4:05 PM
The National Cabinet has released 15 principles which will guide the return of professional and community sport in...
01st May 2020 4:05 PM
The AFL is growing increasingly confident it will get a full season in this year but will fans be able to attend matches...
20th April 2020 2:04 PM
AFL boss says he has a “tentative” return date for footy in mind, but how extreme the level of quarantine imposed on...
19th April 2020 7:04 AM
AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has followed the NRL into the season re-start minefield, revealing when his code will...
16th April 2020 4:04 PM
AFL legends have backed in the innovative move to play a three-game Grand Final series in this unprecedented season.
02nd April 2020 10:04 AM
It is in the back of the mind for all footy fans. Will my club survive the COVID-19 hiatus?
31st March 2020 11:03 AM
AFL boss Gillon McLachlan says the scheduled Shanghai fixture between St Kilda and Port Adelaide is being monitored...
06th Feb. 2020 10:02 AM
AFL boss Gillon McLachlan says it is “nonsense” to suggest the Suns are on their last chance after being gifted the first...
24th Nov. 2019 6:11 PM
As the AFL Women’s draft looms, the pay and conditions fight between players and the league remains unresolved.
21st Oct. 2019 7:10 PM
When waiting for the Brownlow Medal votes to drop, keep an ear out for how many times Gillon McLachlan reads a captain’s...
23rd Sept. 2019 12:09 PM
The AFL's Dane Rampe saga is set to drag on with the Sydney Swans and the players' union both unhappy with his "excessive"...
15th May 2019 5:05 PM
AFL boss Gillon McLachlan has weighed in on the Israel Folau scandal, defending Rugby Australia over one damning criticism.
09th May 2019 4:05 PM
After becoming embroiled in the Israel Folau scandal, Geelong star Gary Ablett has broken his silence over the matter and...
20th April 2019 5:04 PM
The patchy Pies of recent weeks were at their authoritative best in the 62-point rout.
19th April 2019 9:04 AM
Transcripts of the AFL tanking probe reveal Melbourne officials' claim that the directive to lose games came from the...
05th April 2019 1:04 PM
AFL boss Gillon McLachlan has distanced himself from Fremantle’s handling of dumped forward Jesse Hogan.
19th March 2019 12:03 PM
After days of intense debate, the AFL has decided to keep the grand final as a day fixture, resisting the temptation to...
15th March 2019 2:03 PM
Rugby league tragic PM Scott Morrison said he felt like an “atheist turning up at the Pearly Gates” as he fronted the North...
29th Sept. 2018 11:09 AM
AFL legend Dane Swan has mercilessly cut down league boss Gillon McLachlan over alleged double standards and a political...
31st Aug. 2018 3:08 PM
The AFL will freeze prices on certain tickets at every ground in September — including for the grand final.
08th Aug. 2018 11:08 AM
AFL legends are incredulous as Gillon McLachlan refuses to budge on a seemingly obvious solution to violence on the...
07th Aug. 2018 8:08 AM
The AFL has finally cracked the magical million figure for club memberships as Richmond surges well ahead of its Victorian...
02nd Aug. 2018 10:08 AM
AFL boss Gillon McLachlan has backed away from a radical idea of trialling proposed new rules during the premiership...
27th July 2018 11:07 AM
BRISBANE is open to an AFL rules trial in-season despite the league being savaged by AFL greats for ruining the game’s...
25th July 2018 6:07 PM
AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has confirmed the league is considering trialling new rules in games between...
25th July 2018 3:07 PM
AN AFL great couldn’t believe his ears when the sport’s boss went on radio this morning to address the nude video...
04th May 2018 1:05 PM
CAROLINE Wilson launched a stunning personal spray at Jeff Kennett and Gillon McLachlan, saying the AFL bigwigs should be...
22nd Feb. 2018 10:02 AM
After revelations the AFL had contacted AFLW clubs with concerns over game style, Collingwood assistant coach Daniel...
07th Feb. 2018 10:02 AM
The Killers won't be getting paid for their performance on the MCG - unless they meet one particular condition.
08th Sept. 2017 3:09 PM
Gill McLachlan says he'd need a compelling reason to shelve pre-finals break.
01st Sept. 2017 12:09 PM
McLachlan said journalists had to be held accountable
18th Aug. 2017 1:08 PM
Hamish McLachlan has leapt to the defence of his brother Gillon.
18th July 2017 6:07 PM
The move comes after Sunday's fiery clash at the MCG which saw players - most notably North's Ben Cunnington - fined after...
23rd May 2017 11:05 AM
AFL has hailed Magpies legend for his contribution to the game.
09th May 2017 11:05 AM
Former banker to fill the gap left by former chairman Mike Fitzpatrick.
21st April 2017 4:04 PM
Gillon McLachlan has confirmed there was no evidence suggesting West Coast took performance-enhancing drugs.
24th March 2017 10:03 AM
Gillon McLachlan thrilled with the hype around the competition in its first year.
24th Feb. 2017 6:02 PM
Mike Fitzpatrick has retired from the AFL commission.
15th Feb. 2017 10:02 AM
The GWS Giants will be forced to front the AFL Commission on December 13 after the club was charged with conduct...
24th Nov. 2016 2:11 PM
Sam Mitchell admitted there was "lots of awkwardness” but he and Trent Cotchin were happy to be announced as the...
17th Nov. 2016 12:11 PM
The pair was awarded the AFL's best and fairest honours after original winner Jobe Watson opted to hand the medal back.
15th Nov. 2016 4:11 PM
League boss Gillon McLachlan has again defended the decision to introduce a footy-free weekend before the finals.
01st Sept. 2016 4:09 PM
League boss Gillon McLachlan expects the probe into GWS Giant Lachie Whitfield to be completed "in the coming days”.
31st Aug. 2016 2:08 PM
The Brisbane Lions board has some tough decisions to make during its meeting prior to the club's final-round clash with St...
12th Aug. 2016 5:08 AM