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Roos youngster out for season

AFL: Paul Roos talks about the whack he received from Kevin Sheedy during the week. North Melbourne youngster Declan Watson was in agony after suffering a serious knee injury at training yesterday. Picture: Getty Images WELCOME to our footy blog, AFL Daily! Every weekday we will be bringing you all …

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Gaz, May named for Suns’ Tiger tilt

AFL: Fox Sports has a live cross with Tigers coach Damien Hardwick. The Suns will be hoping to see a scene like this after the clash with the Tigers. Picture: AAP GOLD Coast coach Rodney Eade says Gary Ablett and co-captain Steve May will be given every chance to prove …

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Mitchell trade a win-win: Roos

AFL: Brent Harvey joins Gameday Live and says he believes the Swans would win the grand final if it was played tomorrow. Tom Mitchell was traded from Sydney to Hawthorn last year. TOM Mitchell will be an enormous headache for the Swans in Friday night’s MCG blockbuster — but John …

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’Huge disruption’ that could help or hurt Tigers

AFL: Fox Sports has a live cross with Tigers coach Damien Hardwick. There will be some pressure on Richmond’s mosquito fleet in the absence of Jack Riewoldt. Picture: David Caird FOR the first time this season Richmond will line up without Jack Riewoldt, exposing the club’s vertically challenged forward line. …

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Hawks ready to get physical

AFL: Swans captain Josh Kennedy will play his 200th game against his former club Hawthorn. Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson is expecting a physical clash against Sydney. Picture: AAP HAWTHORN coach Alastair Clarkson says the Hawks are ready for a targeted player attack from Sydney in tomorrow night’s showdown at the …

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‘We can all talk the language of football’

NSW/ACT excitement machine Lael Kassem, a founding member of the Auburn GIANTS women’s AFL team, kicked an amazing running goal representing her state against QLD! Lael Kassem, pictured with GWS jet Steve Coniglio has hopes of winning a spot with the Giants’ AFLW team. Picture: Brett Costello LAEL Kassem was …

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Footy tips: Who are the experts picking?

AFL: Jake Niall reveals that if the Brisbane Lions received the number 1 pick in the draft, they would be open to trading it. Luke Hodge and Lance Franklin go toe-to-toe. Picture: Phil Hillyard IF you needed any reminder how tough tipping is this year, take a look at these …

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How Nine can fix Footy Show trainwreck

AFL: Eddie McGuire explains how his shocking move back to The Footy Show came to be on Fox Footy’s pregame coverage of Adelaide against Geelong. Guests arriving at the MISS WORLD AUSTRALIA NATIONAL FINAL at the Grand Hyatt, Melbourne. Dave Hughes and Deborah Miller. Picture: Tony Gough CHANNEL Nine has …

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Tanking claims: ‘absolutely laughable’

AFL SuperCoach: Josephine McDonald and Fox Sports Fantasy Analyst Phil Prior run through this week’s edition of SuperCoach Trades and Traps. Brad Scott has slammed allegations North Melbourne is tanking. Picture: AAP Images NORTH Melbourne coach Brad Scott has dismissed as “absolutely laughable” allegations the club would consider tanking in …

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Is this the answer to Pies crowd woes?

AFL: Patrick Dangerfield is back at it, this time interviewing captain Joel Selwood. The first official AFL match played in India. Picture: AFL India Facebook page THE idea of playing AFL games in India might be more than a pipedream judging by the turnout at the first local match. An …

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