Brent Harvey


Brent Harvey backs himself to avoid green vest

Kangaroos veteran Brent Harvey.

Peter Hanlon Brent Harvey has never started an AFL game wearing a green vest, and despite coach Brad Scott saying the substitute's role could further prolong the veteran's career, he backs himself to continue...


Ludicrous to say Brent Harvey isn't a big-game player

Michael Firrito is tackled by Ben Cunnington as Coach Brad Scott looks on during training.

Greg Buckle Brad Scott had little time for gentle persuasion in response to his side's 39-point loss to Essendon in round one.


North Melbourne may start Brent Harvey on the bench in some matches this season

Roos star: Brent Harvey played only 16 matches last season.

Matt Murnane Brent Harvey says there could be times this season when he starts as the substitute.


North Melbourne's Brent Harvey puts finals talk out of mind

Brent Harvey

Matt Murnane Boomer can see why some are predicting Roos can go from pretender to contender.


Brent Harvey backs North Melbourne youngsters to shine

North Melbourne's Ben Cunnington.

Newcomers Nick Dal Santo and Robin Nahas may have dominated attention in North Melbourne's off-season but it's a couple of youngsters who have caught Brent Harvey's eye in pre-season training.


Brent Harvey steps down from leadership duties at North Melbourne

Brent Harvey.

Former North Kangaroos skipper Brent Harvey will step aside from the Kangaroos’ leadership group to allow Andrew Swallow to find his feet as his successor.

Brent Harvey signs one-year deal with North

Brent Harvey

North Melbourne's games record holder Brent Harvey has signed on for yet another AFL season with the Kangaroos.


2014 AFL round five teams

Sherrin football

The selected teams for the Easter weekend of footy.


Brad Scott says Roos can handle Brent Macaffer

 Brent Macaffer

Jon Pierik Collingwood tagger Brent Macaffer has arguably had more publicity this week than through his entire career, with his exploits - and tactics - in becoming a master tagger dominating headlines.


Schwass: Kangaroos should approach umps

Trent Cotchin attempts to take a mark as Brent Macaffer watches keenly.

Jon Pierik North Melbourne premiership star Wayne Schwass has urged the Kangaroos to approach the AFL umpiring department with a dossier of Brent Macaffer's negating tactics as part of a bid to help quell the...


Four Points: I was wrong

Daniel Wells finished off the Swans at the SCG.

Will Brodie Time to apply exacting standards to tips for round four, and some 2014 preconceptions.

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Jonathan Brown wants to help Lion cubs

Jonathan Brown.

Andrew Stafford The veteran forward does not rue his decision to play on in what looms as a long AFL season.


AFL 2014 round four teams


All the teams for round four of the 2014 AFL season.

Roos out to hit hoodoo

Brent Harvey.

Sunday's SCG clash with bogey side Sydney looms as a real test of North Melbourne's finals credentials, as it looks to build on successive victories.


Brad Scott praises North Melbourne's intensity

Kangaroos Scott Thompson, Brent Harvey and Aaron Black celebrate.

Peter Hanlon Brad Scott said the only message his North Melbourne players were interested in sending was to each other, and they now had a reference point for shared intensity and commitment after a stirring...


Blue-collar Roos get job done

All-out attack: Kangaroo Nick Dal Santo grabs Port Adelaide's Brad Ebert at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.

Peter Hanlon Every indicator imaginable said North Melbourne could not possibly win this game.


Sam Reid to miss Lance Franklin's SCG debut as a Swan

Key personnel: Buddy Franklin and Sam Reid.

Andrew Wu Lance Franklin's importance to Sydney is set to be magnified in the coming weeks after the club ruled out Sam Reid for at least another fortnight.

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Greater Western Sydney's trade decision pays dividends as Josh Kelly named Rising Star

Josh Kelly

Andrew Wu Greater Western Sydney's decision to trade out a potential future star last year is reaping early dividends after Josh Kelly became the latest Giant to be nominated for the AFL's Rising Star award.


Ben Cunnington ready to lead charge against Swans

North Melbourne's Ben Cunnington markis ahead of Port's Jared Polec during the round three game on Sunday.

Peter Hanlon Since the 2009 draft sent Ben Cunnington to North Melbourne at No. 5 and Gary Rohan to Sydney at six, they've crossed paths on a football field only once.


AFL Express: Sunday April 6

Lachie Whitfield of the Giants

Teo Pellizzeri All the action from today's three AFL matches.

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