Caroline Wilson

Caroline Wilson

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.

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Mixed messages spell out Saints' failings

Caroline Wilson Coach's vexed position just one in long list of communication failures at club.

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Sacking signals Saints' turmoil

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Caroline Wilson St Kilda has denied somewhat unconvincingly that its decision to sack Scott Watters was in any way linked to Watters' decision to jump on breakfast radio on Friday morning and insist that all was...

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Sacking signals Saints' turmoil

Caroline Wilson Scott Watters' ill-advised interview on SEN proved one final nail in Watters' coaching coffin.

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Pie's radio deal waits on approval

Dane Swan.

Caroline Wilson A yet-to-be-signed media deal involving Collingwood's Dane Swan will not kick off as planned on Friday unless it has been cleared by the AFL.

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We want AFL team: Kiwis

Teams line up for the ANZAC ceremony  at Westpac Stadium in Wellington.

Caroline Wilson Having achieved a long-held AFL dream of hosting a premiership match outside Australia, St Kilda, the team that sealed the deal, could not quite manage the fairytale.

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New blood? Bite your tongue

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Caroline Wilson St Kilda's playing list needs some work, but is far from a total wreck.

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St Kilda footballer Stephen Milne charged with with four counts of rape

Stephen Milne

Caroline Wilson St Kilda forward Stephen Milne has been charged with rape over an incident that allegedly happened in 2004.

Milne granted leave for 'indefinite period'

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Caroline Wilson and Stathi Paxinos Stephen Milne wants to play but St Kilda has decided to pull him out of the game against Melbourne for welfare reasons, after the 33-year-old was charged with four counts of rape.

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Milne faces four charges of rape

Stephen Milne of St Kilda.

Caroline Wilson Stephen Milne charged with four counts of rape dating back to an incident involving a 19-year-old girl in 2004.

Clumsy case of communication breakdown

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Caroline Wilson St Kilda's bungled handling of Stephen Milne rape charges a hard act to follow.

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Goodwill from Saints' win goes up in smoke

Caroline Wilson St Kilda's romantic farewell at Etihad Stadium last Saturday erased so much of the pain of the 2013 season.

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Saints cancel trip with Tiger

 Dustin Martin.

Caroline Wilson Sam Fisher and David Armitage cancel end-of-season trip to US with Dustin Martin.

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Players lead multicultural charge

Majak Daw.

Caroline Wilson Majak Daw one of nine employed by AFL under new, expanded multicultural program.

AFL, Roos focus on education

Pilot program: The AFL's Sue Clark.

Caroline Wilson North Melbourne first to work with AFL in program aimed at improving club's culture.

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The woman with footy's hardest job

Sue Clark

Caroline Wilson Sue Clark's aim is to help footballers become better and more rounded people.

It's all relative as Tiger Houli says thanks

Richmond's Bachar Houli

Caroline Wilson Faith, family and a footy goal with a difference, Bachar Houli signs up his 100th relative as a Tigers member.