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Jye Caldwell requests move to Essendon

Jye Caldwell requests move to Essendon

Greater Western Sydney youngster Jye Caldwell has indicated he will seek a trade to Essendon.

  • by Daniel Cherny and Michael Gleeson

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Saad departure sparks 'deep' Essendon investigation
AFL 2020

Saad departure sparks 'deep' Essendon investigation

After several weeks of negativity Essendon president Paul Brasher will interview players and football department staff to get to the bottom of the club's issues and set a path forward.

  • by Peter Ryan
Carlton reject Bombers' first trade query over Saad
Trading and drafting

Carlton reject Bombers' first trade query over Saad

Essendon's first discussions with Carlton over a possible trade for outgoing defender Adam Saad involved an ambitious bid for one of a trio of untouchable Blues stars.

  • by Michael Gleeson
Be patient when Daniher arrives: Cameron
AFL 2020

Be patient when Daniher arrives: Cameron

Charlie Cameron knows Joe Daniher's talent but, as someone who has changed clubs, he has preached patience to those expecting immediate results.

  • by Peter Ryan
McGrath re-signs with Bombers, Crows confirm Fantasia wants to move back to SA
AFL 2020

McGrath re-signs with Bombers, Crows confirm Fantasia wants to move back to SA

Essendon star Andrew McGrath has re-signed with the club, the announcement coming the same day the Crows confirmed Orazio Fantasia is keen to return to South Australia.

'I would welcome back Hird to Essendon any time': Sheedy
AFL 2020

'I would welcome back Hird to Essendon any time': Sheedy

New Essendon board member Kevin Sheedy believes James Hird still has much to offer.

  • by Jon Pierik
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Former Essendon director takes aim at Sheedy board appointment
AFL 2020

Former Essendon director takes aim at Sheedy board appointment

A former Essendon director has revealed he has been approached about a board challenge and taken aim at the Bombers' decision to appoint the legendary Kevin Sheedy as a director.

  • by Daniel Cherny
Using ‘culture’ as a get-out clause is a lazy way of justifying a switch
Opinion
AFL 2020

Using ‘culture’ as a get-out clause is a lazy way of justifying a switch

When it comes to footy buzzwords, ‘culture’ has certainly done the rounds. More recently it seems to have become a common way to justify a trade, without scratching far below the surface.

  • by Wayne Carey
Lloyd says Essendon must fix culture or Merrett will be next
AFL 2020

Lloyd says Essendon must fix culture or Merrett will be next

Matthew Lloyd says it will be a matter of days before Orazio Fantasia announces he wants to leave and the Bombers risk losing Zach Merrett in a year's time if they don't fix their culture.

  • by Chris De Silva
Rutten needs 'fully committed' players: Richardson
AFL 2020

Rutten needs 'fully committed' players: Richardson

Essendon have downplayed the impact of a number of senior players wanting out, saying that new senior coach Ben Rutten needs players who are "fully committed to his vision".

  • by Scott Spits
Bombers may match Lions' offer to Daniher
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AFL 2020

Bombers may match Lions' offer to Daniher

Joe Daniher has selected the Brisbane Lions as the club he wishes to play for in 2021.

  • by Sam McClure