Round Review – Round 12, 2011: Collingwood heat up, the Demons are a deesgrace and 10 other thoughts from Round 12

That’s how I like my footy to be   In contrast to the lifeless, near effortless display we saw on Friday night, Saturday nights clash between Geelong and Hawthorn was fantastic viewing. With so much history between these two sides and with both sitting inside the top 4 with 18 combined wins to start the […]

Half-year Best and Fairest winners from every AFL club!

Generally around this point of the season, where teams have played half their games and players are either finding form or have been in form for weeks, media commentators start to rattle off their mid-year All-Australian line-ups. Here at AFL Space, we’ve decided to take a different approach. We’ve decided the best course of action […]

AFL Match Review Panel – Round 11 – Thomas in Trouble (video)

A few issues will be looked at on the weekend, but with the Pies playing the Dees on Queens Birthday Monday with players out/in doubt already (Beams injured and Swan/Jolly going to the US for rehab), Dale “Daisy” Thomas could be in trouble after throwing a forearm in a pack situation at the Saints Clinton […]

AFL Teams – Round 10, 2011 – 211cm hole in the Dockers side

Round 10, 2011 sees the Dockers (and over half the Fantasy Coaches in the Country) workout how to cover a 211cm hole in their side this week. It has been confirmed that Aaron Sandilands will miss at least 4 weeks with a bad tow. It seems that Jonathon Griffin, ex-crow that returned home for family […]

AFL Teams – Round 9, 2011 – Indigenous round

We are a third of the 2011 Season down and there have been some interesting movement of teams both up and down the ladder then what was expected at the start of the season. I mean who saw the rise of Essendon and West Coast and who saw the drop of St Kilda and the […]

Round Review – Round 8, 2011 – Second steals First, Hawks show their grit, and ten other quick-hit thoughts on Round 8

Round 8 was billed as one with great bookend games, kicking off with a top-of-the-table clash between Collingwood and Geelong on Friday night at the hallowed MCG, and finishing over in the West with the derby between Fremantle and a surprisingly resurgent West Coast Eagles. Sandwiched in between these blockbusters were the games where Melbourne […]

Round Review – Round 7, 2011 – Demons surge, the Swans get lucky and a rivalry is born

Round 7 featured the first of what will prove to be a fierce Northern rivalry, with the Gold Coast Suns facing off against the “bigger brother” Brisbane Lions in the unfortunately-coined Q-Clash while Port Adelaide seemed determined to prove to the football world that they aren’t an absolute basket case. Well, determined for a half, […]

Teams: Week 1 of Round 1 of the NAB Cup

So AFL Footy is back in 2011 and it kicks of with round 1 of the NAB cup. This will be split over two weeks with 6 groups taking part in a 3 game a night round robin series. The first week sees Adelaide, Port Adelaide and Melbourne play Friday in the City of Churches. […]

Luke’s Fixture Rating – Crows,Lions,Blues, Bombers and Pies

2011 Fixture Analysis and Rating Throughout the off-season, instead of watching some rather poor cricket teams go at it, or watch some overpaid and over hyped tennis players play a game of glorified table tennis, I’ve been readying myself for the 2011 AFL Season. How have I done this? Well, I’m glad you asked. I’ve […]

2010 Trade Week Wrap-up – Collingwood Magpies

INS Andrew Krakouer, Jonathon Ceglar, Chris Tarrant OUTS Josh Fraser (Free agent signing by the Gold Coast) TRADES DONE Gold Coast have sent Andrew Krakouer (Swan Districts, taken by the Suns as a player previously listed by an AFL club), Jonathon Ceglar (Murray Bushrangers, taken by the Suns as a player previously nominated for the […]