Tim Lane

Tim Lane

AFL

Sleeping giant looms over footy's fragile web

Tim Lane The Socceroos' bubble burst disappointingly in the end. From channelling Eddie McGuire - "What a big week it's been in football" - ebullient Australian fans were soon reminded of another slogan: a...

AFL

Ross Lyon is winning the AFL coaches battle year-in and out

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Tim Lane Allan Jeans is credited with saying that to know where you’re going it’s important to be clear on where you’ve come from.

Carlton needs serious rebuild to rediscover AFL glory

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Tim Lane As David Parkin tells it, when John Elliott interviewed him about a return to the Carlton coaching job in late-1990, an appraisal of the playing list was sought.

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Melbourne with Roos, win city?

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Tim Lane The arrival of Sydney's great coach is a new chapter in the tale of two cities.

Life of Mick, Blue messiah?

Tim Lane Carlton has a long history of bringing in outsiders to produce instant results - it's not always worked.