Adelaide are in trouble I’ve said enough about Port Adelaide and their woes in my time as a contributor here at AFL Space so, seeing as they had the bye, I’ll give them a reprieve. Not so lucky, though, is the Adelaide Football Club. In what was easily the least-exciting round of season 2011, what […]
Round Review – Round 18, 2011 – The Adelaide Woes, Air Walker, and 10 other quick-hit thoughts from Round 18!
Short summary as it comes late this week. Lynch and Lewis are the interesting cases as they are challenging and have both been suspended. Lewis used a sly head butt that, too me, doesn’t look good. Lynch has already accepted a striking offence but is challenging the rough conduct charge. Video and details below. UPDATES Tuesday 12:15pm: […]
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 […]
Round Review – Round 11, 2011: Bombers fizzle out, Melbourne win in a rout and the Hawks finally get some love
Rumours of Essendon’s rise have been greatly exaggerated With the return of golden boys and former premiership captains James Hird and Mark Thompson, the Essendon faithful had the fireworks of the finals dancing in their heads. Their blind faith was replaced with disillusionment this week, as the Bombers from Matthew Knights’ last season at the […]
Bulldogs had a bad day against the Hawks. This saw them drop this week but how far? Answer is below.
Round Review – Round 10, 2011 – Collingwood hit top form, Fremantle slip up, and more thoughts from the football world
With the season approaching it’s halfway mark, and many teams now becoming identifiable as a hard-working unit (Hawthorn), not living up to their potential (Western Bulldogs) or simply not being interested in the game (not looking at anyone, Melbourne), it’s the time of year where football becomes very intriguing. Teams are starting to reach their […]
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 […]
(Update here) Trade week has a new starting event with the new rules for Father/Son selections with the nomination system now being in place. Instead of just giving up a third round pick like it was in the past, there is now the bidding system that sees all clubs able to nominate players that fit […]
Follow all the action from the 2010 AFL Brownlow. See who polls well, who wins and who looks good on the Blue Carpet. (Of course the count is over but relive the magic of the night through my eyes and get each teams Leader Board as they ended for the 2010 season). Is Judd a […]