Witts commits until 2024

Jarrod Witts has extended his contract with the Gold Coast SUNS in a deal that sees him commit to the club until the end of 2024. Witts, 26, said he was thrilled about the opportunity to sign a long-term deal with the club. “I’m so excited to have extended my contract with the club for […]

Tom Doedee signs on for two more years

Emerging defender Tom Doedee is the latest player to pledge his future to Adelaide after signing a two-year contract extension. Doedee, who was already contracted for next season, is now committed to the Club until at least the end of 2021. The 21-year-old seamlessly slotted into the Crows’ back six after making his AFL debut […]

McCartin locked in until 2021

Emerging Swans forward Tom McCartin has committed to Sydney, signing a two-year contract extension. The 18-year-old, who was the youngest player in the AFL this year, will now remain a Swan until at least the end of 2021. The Swans recruited the Geelong Falcons product with pick 33 in last year’s draft. Standing at 192cm […]

Ratugolea signs on

A trio of young Cats have put pen to paper on new contracts with the club. Jack Henry, Quinton Narkle and Esava Ratugolea have all agreed to extend their tenure. Henry has signed on until the end of 2020. After debuting in round two this season, Henry has gone on to hold down a critical […]

Rhys Stans Tall

Rhys Stanley – the Giant killer. Geelong’s Rhys Stanley has produced one of the best performances of the season against Melbourne ruckman Max Gawn to propel the Cats to a critical late-season victory. Stanley recorded the second-best hit-out differential of the year against the Demons’ colossus, stifling Melbourne’s production out of the middle in a […]

Tom Murphy’s contract extended

Four games is all it took for North Melbourne to make a decision to reinvest in rookie, Tom Murphy. This week the club extended the young defender’s contract to secure his immediate future. “To get offered a two-year contract I’m very overwhelmed and very appreciative, and can’t wait to stay with North,” Murphy told foxfooty.com.au’s […]

Taylor-made: Why a Lion ‘couldn’t be happier’

BRISBANE livewire Lewy Taylor says coach Chris Fagan has given him a freedom to play with that has unlocked his best football. Taylor will play his 100th game on Saturday against Carlton and says Fagan has had a huge influence on him since coming to the Lions at the end of 2016. After winning the […]

When Mum gave me away

My earliest memories are of living with my Nan in Geelong. I didn’t have much to do with Mum or Dad, to the point where when Nan said one day, ‘Your Dad’s coming to see you’, I was like, ‘My Dad? I have a Dad?’ I had no idea Dad was a white man, I […]

Sun’s rapid Player Ratings rise no fluke

A BARGAIN recruit less than two years ago, Gold Coast onballer Jarryd Lyons has risen to be one of the competition’s top, and most underrated, midfielders. On the back of a brilliant performance against Carlton last Saturday, Lyons became the first Sun other than Gary Ablett to enter the top-20 of the Schick AFL Player […]

Adams after more responsibility

TAYLOR Adams is determined to own a position in Collingwood’s midfield in 2015, saying he would be “angry” if coach Nathan Buckley wasn’t thinking of giving him an opportunity to cement himself in the side. Following the departures of Luke Ball (retired), Dayne Beams (Brisbane Lions) and Heritier Lumumba (Melbourne), Collingwood’s midfield is suddenly light […]