AFL

Thu 18 Oct 2018

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.

Mature-age recruit set on Suns

premium_icon Mature-age recruit set on Suns

THE Gold Coast has become one of the AFL’s less desirable locations – unless you’re Chris Burgess. The mature-age pick can't wait to get started with the Suns

How megatrade will affect each club

premium_icon How megatrade will affect each club

WHICH club has come out on top from the megadeal that set the trade period alight on the final day? Jon Ralph takes a look at how each club will be affected.

Beams rated a perfect fit for Magpies

premium_icon Beams rated a perfect fit for Magpies

THE prevailing view is the Dayne Beams deal will get done and Collingwood has a priceless opportunity to get the quick-fix star and build for the future.

Blues explore last-ditch play for Shiel

premium_icon Blues explore last-ditch play for Shiel

Carlton hasn’t given up making a late swoop for midfield jet Dylan Shiel and is meeting with the Giants Wednesday morning.

Suns to start again after cleanout

premium_icon Suns to start again after cleanout

GOLD Coast will undertake a complete rebuild as they strive to offload co-captain Steven May to complete the biggest talent exodus in the club’s rocky history.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Scully deal set to trigger deadline day blockbuster

premium_icon Scully deal set to trigger deadline day blockbuster

HAWTHORN has secured GWS star Tom Scully for a bargain basement price and it could see a mega trade go through on deadline day.

Trade bargain to give Roos hop

Trade bargain to give Roos hop

AARON Hall didn’t come close to playing in a final during his time at the Suns but after linking with North Melbourne, he is eyeing a taste of September.

‘I don’t expect it to get done’: Cats on Kelly

‘I don’t expect it to get done’: Cats on Kelly

GEELONG doesn’t think a deal to send Tim Kelly to West Coast will be completed before the deadline with both clubs unwilling to budge on their trade value.

Buckenara: Price Pies must pay Lions for Beams

premium_icon Buckenara: Price Pies must pay Lions for Beams

DAYNE Beams wants to leave Brisbane and head back to Collingwood, so what’s a fair deal for the star midfielder? And how do the Lions get Lachie Neale?

Suns star May opens doors for Melbourne move

Suns star May opens doors for Melbourne move

GOLD Coast star Steven May has reportedly green-lit a move to any Melbourne-based club, setting the scene for a series of last-gasp offers.

Cats confident Kelly won't have trade blues

premium_icon Cats confident Kelly won't have trade blues

GEELONG is confident Tim Kelly can repeat this year’s on-field heroics next season despite blocking his trade request to West Coast.

Legend slams ‘worst list in AFL history’

Legend slams ‘worst list in AFL history’

AS the AFL trade period enters its penultimate day, one club has been slammed by Bombers great Matthew Lloyd for a devastating run.

Beams trade a hard sell to success-starved fans

premium_icon Beams trade a hard sell to success-starved fans

FORMER and want-to-be future Magpie Dayne Beams has presented a mighty dilemma to the Lions as a trade becomes more and more likely, writes Andrew Hamilton.

Wingard heartbroken by Port break-up: Polec

premium_icon Wingard heartbroken by Port break-up: Polec

CHAD Wingard is ‘heartbroken’ and his head was in ‘no man’s land’ when he made the shock decision to quit Port Adelaide, according to Jared Polec.

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