Gillon McLachlan’s “parting gift” to the AFL would be a new television-broadcast rights deal that quickly fills in the financial hole left by the COVID pandemic. But will the fans be better off?
Russell Ebert, the record winner of four Magarey Medals and one of South Australian football’s greatest players, has died aged 72. Michelangelo Rucci collects the tributes to the Port Adelaide legend.
South Australian football aficionados are scrambling to find the funds to keep two early Magarey Medals in Adelaide, with Tom McKenzie’s 1902 and 1905 gold medals up for auction later today.
Two gold Magarey Medals awarded to a champion Adelaide footballer more than a century ago will go under the hammer when a large private collection of the state’s early football history is auctioned, reports Michelangelo Rucci.
Taylor Walker is increasingly likely to return to the AFL after being suspended for a racist slur. To cast him aside from the game would set back the league’s fight against racial vilification, writes Michelangelo Rucci.
In the penultimate list of 50 best Showdown moments, Rooch and Fumbles get feisty for 20-11.