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Eagles' Luke Shuey keen to put AFL round four behind him

Back on deck: Luke Shuey will return for the Eagles against Port Adelaide on Saturday after his one-match ban.

Brad Elborough West Coast midfielder Luke Shuey wants to quickly put the AFL's round four behind him.

Swallow continues to take giant strides

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Matthew James, Footy Prophet David Swallow knocks Bryce Gibbs out of the top four defenders, despite the latter posting 99 against the Demons.

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Saints aim to lift after heavy AFL loss

Greg Buckle St Kilda coach Alan Richardson has refused to concede his side have found their level following last week's 86-point loss to Adelaide.

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Ugly, but Richmond gets job done against Brisbane

Shane Edwards (centre) celebrates a last-quarter goal with Matt Arnot and Trent Cotchin.

Andrew Stafford Former Essendon great Matthew Lloyd predicted a “world of pain” for the Lions this year.

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Melbourne promotes Neville Jetta from rookie list to replace Jack Trengove

Neville Jetta

Daniel Cherny Melbourne has acted swiftly to replace sidelined former captain Jack Trengove on its senior list, by upgrading utility Neville Jetta from the rookie list.

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AFL captains: proven leaders and the quiet achievers

Scott Pendlebury ... in the Quiet Achiever category.

Wayne Carey There’s been a lot of talk about on-field leadership this week and, inevitably, it’s a topic that rears its head when a team is losing.

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Sydney Swans resist calling on Kurt Tippett for Fremantle crunch match

Andrew Wu Desperate times call for desperate measures but not so at Sydney, who resisted the temptation to pick forward Kurt Tippett for the Swans' season-defining clash with Fremantle on Saturday night.

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Starts are letting Dockers down, says Ross Lyon

On the pace: Ross Lyon is making his players start training with intensity.

Brad Elborough Fremantle coach Ross Lyon puts a lot of importance on fast starts and insists his team must improve their starts.

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Fremantle coach Ross Lyon planning for a season without Michael Walters

Ross Lyon is planning for a season without Michael Walters.

Brad Elborough Fremantle coach Ross Lyon is planning the rest of this season without small forward Michael Walters.

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Blues name Chris Judd in squad for Bulldogs clash

Beleaguered Carlton could regain veteran star Chris Judd for Sunday's AFL match against the Western Bulldogs.

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Contrite Luke Shuey ready to turn on a better show against Port Adelaide

Back on deck: Luke Shuey will return for the Eagles against Port Adelaide on Saturday after his one-match ban.

Brad Elborough West Coast midfielder Luke Shuey wants to quickly put round four behind him.

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Beating the Blues

Carlton will be bolstered by the return of Chris Judd.

Matt Murnane A "united" Carlton has turned to comeback star Chris Judd for inspiration, and not a moment too soon, as the winless Blues put their fading credibility on the line against the Western Bulldogs on...

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GWS Giants No.1 draft pick to make eagerly anticipated debut

No.1 draft pick Tom Boyd will make his AFL debut for the GWS Giants on Sunday.

David Sygall The senior football journey of richly talented 18-year-old No.1 draft pick Tom Boyd is about to begin with Greater Western Sydney coach Leon Cameron announcing the boom youngster’s selection...

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Seven argues for afternoon timeslot for Good Friday football

Jake Niall Good Friday football in 2015 would be played in the afternoon if Channel Seven had its way, but the AFL has suggested that it might be preferable at night.

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2014 AFL round five teams

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The selected teams for the Easter weekend of footy.

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Lou Richards wins the Kennedy award: you can bet on it

Centre of attention: Lou Richards surrounded by family and Collingwood players on Thursday.

Greg Baum Lou Richards and John Kennedy first met more than 60 footy seasons ago, as captains of Collingwood and Hawthorn respectively.

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Power of the people forces Cats backflip

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Rohan Connolly Geelong's decision to slug non-members to watch training sessions backfires.

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No. 1 draft pick Tom Boyd to make AFL debut for GWS against Adelaide

Tom Boyd will make his AFL debut on Sunday

Daniel Cherny GWS Giants announce that the 18-year-old will debut this Sunday against the Crows at Adelaide Oval.

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Ross Lyon is not sad that the AFL bump is dead

Melbourne's Jake Spencer knocks down St.Kilda's Ben McEvoy with a head high bump.

The bump is dead, and Fremantle coach Ross Lyon couldn't be happier.

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We, the people

Adam Goodes.

Rohan Connolly The Indigenous All-Stars as AFL representatives has raised no heat here and set off curiosity in Ireland. Which is heartening, to be sure.