FORMER Geelong and Essendon coach Mark Thompson says Nathan Buckley needs to maintain his communication with his players if heâs to keep his position at Collingwood.
AFL expert David King says Nathan Buckley need only point the finger at one man for Collingwoodâs current issues - himself.
FREMANTLE skipper Nat Fyfe feels heâs still some way off recapturing his best form as he builds âweek on weekâ following a long-term leg injury.
COLLINGWOOD president Eddie McGuire says there is âno better personâ than Nathan Buckley to coach the side and has made an impassioned plea to supporters to stick by the club.
ALIIR Aliir is unlikely to return to Sydneyâs senior side for Saturdayâs match against Carlton despite the Swansâ 42-point loss to GWS in his absence.
RICHMOND will be forced to rely upon VFL regular Todd Elton as it seeks expert opinions on Ben Griffithsâ concussion management.
LIONS legend Jonathan Brown believes Rising Star nominee Eric Hipwood could develop into an integral part of Brisbaneâs rise back to the top of the AFL.
ESSENDON defender Michael Hurley says it was good to see ex-captain Jobe Watson enjoying football again after the Anzac Day win over Collingwood.
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FREMANTLE coach Ross Lyon says the fact veteran Danyle Pearce has not played at any level for three weeks will not count against him as they weigh up options to replace brilliant midfielder Stephen Hill in Saturday nightâs clash with West Coast.
Carlton coach has been given the green light to continue blooding youth with a seventh debutant possible this round.
Toby Greene and Heath Shaw have been told by Giants coaching staff to reel in their fiery on-field behaviour.
An injury to his captain may open the door for Harrison Himmelberg to earn an AFL recall for the Greater Giants.
Western Bulldogs midfielder Mitch Wallis is set to play his first game in nine months, when he lines up for the club's VFL side this weekend.
Indifference to the AFL's newest club definitely won't be an issue when GWS take on the Western Bulldogs. This is a match-up which actually does tick all the boxes of authentic rivalry.
WEST Coast coach Adam Simpson admits he remains unsure whether Brownlow medallist Sam Mitchell will play against Fremantle at Domain Stadium on Saturday night, but insists they wonât be playing games over his western derby selection.
Collingwood president Eddie McGuire on Wednesday morning came out in passionate support for the embattled coach who has come under mounting pressure as the Magpies continue to rack up the losses.
Collingwood captain Scott Pendlebury says he played his worst AFL match in a decade, adding to their troubles as the pressure mounts on coach Nathan Buckley.
Nathan Buckley's hope is his club's prayer as the search continues for an answer to Collingwood's disappointing start to the season.
FEW AFL players have set a higher individual benchmark than Scott Pendlebury over the past decade.