Caroline Wilson has been chief football writer for The Age since 1999. She was the first woman to cover Australian Rules football on a full-time basis and the first woman to win the AFL's gold media award. She has won the AFL Players Association's football writer of the year (1999) and the AFL Media Association's most outstanding football writer and most outstanding feature writer (2000, 2003, 2005). She also won a Melbourne Press Club Quill Award in 2003.
Caroline Wilson The disastrous state of football in Queensland was further reinforced this week with the sudden departure of state league boss Michael Conlan.
Caroline Wilson Adelaide "not happy" at North Melbourne's decision to rest nine players for their round-23 clash with Richmond.
Caroline Wilson Footballers face a four-match suspension and a $5000 fine should they record a second positive drug detection under the AFL's new illicit drugs policy, which could be formalised as soon as next week.
Daniel Cherny and Caroline Wilson Chiefs of the beleaguered Brisbane Lions are waiting for their chance to meet Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk after a planned meeting was postponed until mid-September.
Caroline Wilson The Adelaide Crows have not moved on from Phillip Walsh. Far from it.
Caroline Wilson and Jon Pierik Carlton has emerged as a late suitor for the hottest young property on the trade market.
Caroline Wilson It came as no surprise to the Adelaide Football Club when John Worsfold declared this week that he would consider a comeback to senior coaching in 2016.
Caroline Wilson The threat of gaping deficiencies in Sydney's ageing list has prompted the AFL to consider partially lifting the restriction on the Swans' ability to move players in the forthcoming trade period.
Caroline Wilson Paul Roos has offered to address his colleagues at Melbourne to reassure them his attack on the "very negative environment" around the club was not aimed at them.
Caroline Wilson Hawthorn assistant coach Brendon Bolton was offered the Carlton senior coaching job on Monday night.
Caroline Wilson The irony of the AFL's powerful new multimedia announcement falling on the day that James Hird finally accepted his sacking from the Essendon Football Club has not been lost on anyone who...
Caroline Wilson The AFL Players Association has joined the Sydney fight to lift the trade restrictions placed upon the club with players' union boss Paul Marsh holding talks with AFL chiefs in the coming days.
Caroline Wilson and Jake Niall Brisbane have officially parted ways with former captain Jed Adcock as reports of another player exodus continue to dog the club.
Caroline Wilson AFL has held a series of talks with tenant clubs, broadcast partners and sponsors with a view to transforming its Docklands home into a wider sporting and entertainment precinct.
Caroline Wilson In announcing his time at Essendon had come to an end, James Hird spoke first about the beginning. Of the day in 1991 he walked into the club as a 17-year-old and how he fell in love over the years...
Caroline Wilson The AFL is expected to announce a new six-year multi-media deal before close of business on Tuesday with media chiefs from around the country due to arrive at league headquarters in Melbourne for the...
Caroline Wilson The forces against James Hird stacked up in earnest again in early July when the dispirited Bombers failed to compete against St Kilda.
Caroline Wilson Having officially taken over the most powerful role in Australian sporting administration less than 15 months ago, Gillon McLachlan has already achieved his legacy to the game with a record new...
Caroline Wilson The AFL is on the verge of announcing an historic new broadcast deal potentially worth $2 billion over six years with the Seven Network and Foxtel starting in 2017.
Caroline Wilson Sydney will take their fight to enter the 2015 trade period without restriction to the commission before the end of this month and have not ruled out taking the AFL to court.