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Melbourne's 1948 VFL premiership flag recovered after eBay shock

Patrick Hatch and Jake Niall A missing 1948 VFL premiership flag has been recovered after a joint investigation by Victorian and NSW police. 

VFL Bulldogs' main aim is developing AFL players

Sherrin

Brent Diamond Footscray coach Chris Maple insists his team remains firm on its aim to develop its AFL contingent rather than winning a VFL flag, despite being second on the ladder.

Pendlebury makes VFL progress without using his name

Brent Diamond While a name will only take you so far, Collingwood’s Ryan Pendlebury has had to earn every one of his six matches for the Pies VFL team this season.

Pssst: Coburg, from Bavaria to the VFL

Paul Daffey Many footy competitions around Victoria this weekend are following the lead of the AFL by acknowledging the importance of multiculturalism.

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VFL: Golden tears as Roosters' experience overruns young legs

Brent Diamond The gap between North Ballarat and the soon-to-be-extinct Bendigo Gold could not be any clearer.

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Collingwood forward Ben Reid unscathed from VFL clash against Werribee

Unscathed: Ben Reid in action against Werribee.

Brent Diamond Collingwood forward Ben Reid breathed a sigh of relief after emerging unscathed from Saturday’s VFL clash against Werribee at Victoria Park following a horror season hampered by quad and calf...

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Alex Fasolo back from foot injury for Pies' VFL clash

Alex Fasolo has been named in Collingwood's VFL side.

Brent Diamond Collingwood utility Alex Fasolo will make his return from a foot injury for the Pies' VFL team against Werribee.

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VFL club Bendigo Gold to fold

End of an era.

Brent Diamond Wooden spooner Bendigo will fold at the end of the season and will not renew its licence in the VFL.

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Karnezis, Sinclair, Gault back to bolster Pies in VFL clash with Richmond in Morwell

Back from a hamstring: Ben Sinclair.

Brent Diamond Collingwood will regain three fringe players from injury – Patrick Karnezis, Ben Sinclair and Corey Gault – in the VFL on Saturday in Morwell – to help improve its depth in the run...

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Demoted Carlton forward Jarrad Waite suffers hip injury in VFL

Brent Diamond Demoted Carlton forward Jarrad Waite has suffered a hip injury while playing for the Northern Blues in their 71-point loss to Geelong at Preston City Oval on Sunday.

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Collingwood regains stars Nick Maxwell, Ben Reid for VFL clash

Nick Maxwell during a training session on July 1.

Brent Diamond Collingwood will regain Nick Maxwell and Ben Reid from injury for its clash with the Northern Blues at Preston City Oval on Sunday.

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Geelong facing tough battle to play VFL finals

Matthew Knights:

Brent Diamond Geelong's era of dominance in the VFL appears to be coming to an end as it fights tooth-and-nail to win a finals berth, with a test against in-form Footscray on Sunday.

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Bombers cling on in VFL win

Sherrin

Brent Diamond Essendon has kept its finals hopes alive with a stunning three-point upset win over premiership fancies Box Hill Hawks at Craigieburn on Saturday.

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North Melbourne’s Majak Daw puts turmoil aside to star for Werribee in VFL

Werribee's Majak Daw (right) challenges North Ballarat's Eric Wallace.

Brent Diamond North Melbourne’s partial affiliate Werribee says it is pleased with the work ethic and performance of Majak Daw amid the turmoil he faces after he was charged this week with three counts of...

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Footscray, Collingwood pushing for VFL flag

Collingwood's Alex Fasolo takes a mark during the VFL game against the Box Hill Hawks on June 14.

Brent Diamond Footscray and Collingwood are pushing for the top four in the VFL despite admitting they have a strong focus on developing young players.

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Ben Stratton set to return in VFL after horror injury run

Returning: Hawks defender Ben Stratton back with Box Hill.

Brent Diamond Hawthorn defender Ben Stratton will be hoping that he has put his horror injury run behind him when he returns from an adductor injury for Box Hill in the VFL on Saturday.

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Magpie Reid close to VFL return as Brown's season ends

Jesse Hogan As Collingwood officially loses one key defender, Nathan Brown, for the rest of the season due to injury another, Ben Reid, has been cleared fit to return through the VFL.

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Reid close to VFL return

Taking flight: Collingwood's Travis Cloke (left) and Ben Reid on a training run on Monday.

Jesse Hogan As Collingwood loses one key defender, Nathan Brown, for the season due to injury, another, Ben Reid, has been cleared to return through the VFL.

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Tiger Ty Vickery outshone in the ruck in VFL win

Not meeting expectations ... Tyrone Vickery.

Brent Diamond Richmond forward Ty Vickery went goalless and was overshadowed in the ruck by veteran Orren Stephenson in the Tigers' 36-point win over Essendon at Punt Road Oval on Saturday.

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VFL state team succumbs to South Australia

South Australia's Jonathon Beech grabs a mark.

Brent Diamond Williamstown midfielder Adam Marcon racked up 29 disposals and five marks as Victoria dominated everything but the scoreboard in its 22-point loss to South Australia at North Port Oval on Saturday.