Michael Gleeson

Michael Gleeson

Michael Gleeson is a sports writer with The Age, focusing primarily on AFL football, athletics, cricket and tennis. He has been awarded the Grant Hattam Trophy for outstanding journalism in football, while his cricket writing has been recognised in twice winning the Cricket Victoria cricket writer of the year award.

AFL

Blues want Betts 'at the right price'

Eddie Betts.

Jon Pierik and Michael Gleeson Goalsneak can pursue significant offers from Adelaide and North Melbourne.

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AFL

Ratten in Saints' sights to take on coaching job

Brett Ratten.

Michael Gleeson St Kilda expected to approach former Carlton coach as part of its search for senior coach.

AFL

St Kilda cuts to shortlist for new coach

Mark Williams

Michael Gleeson St Kilda will interview the final two candidates for the senior coaching job over the next two days.

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History is looking unkindly on Blues coach

Carlton coach Brett Ratten.

Michael Gleeson Robert Walls was two years from holding up a Carlton premiership cup when he was sacked as coach.

Tigers in Giant hunt for Williams

Mark Williams

Michael Gleeson Richmond seeks to entice former Port Adelaide premiership coach from GWS.

AFL

A Giant move for Cameron?

Leon Cameron.

Michael Gleeson, Jake Niall Leon Cameron is in Sydney today meeting with the Giants about a vacancy there.

AFL

Bulldogs and Carlton count cost of serious injuries

Jermemy Laidler lies on the ground ans Lachlan Henderson calls for assistance.

Michael Gleeson Bulldog Tom Williams and Carlton's Jeremy Laidler seriously injured in pre-season clash.

We've lost our spark, says Ratten

An animated Brett Ratten speaks to his players at three-quarter time.

Martin Blake and Michael Gleeson Carlton coach threatens changes after Blues surprisingly beaten by Saints.

Besieged Blues feeling squeeze

Crowing: Kurt Tippett is congratulated by teammates after a goal, while Carlton's Matthew Kreuzer gets to his feet.

Michael Gleeson After a bright start, Carlton suffers a big loss at home to an energetic Adelaide Crows outfit.