Ross Lyon


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.


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.


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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Ross Lyon plots to clear up clearance letdowns

Brad Elborough It must frustrate Ross Lyon when Fremantle dominates hit-outs, but can’t translate that into an advantage in clearances.


Ross Lyon reflects on the value of defeat

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon.

Jake Niall Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has described the death of fellow coach Dean Bailey as a sobering event that puts his team's grand final defeat in perspective.

Fremantle's Ross Lyon remembers Dean Bailey

Greg Buckle First came the cliches, but later came the real emotion from Ross Lyon as the Fremantle coach put football and life into perspective.


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

Tim Lane dinkus

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.

Don't get seduced by the hype, Ross Lyon warns

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon.

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has warned his players not to get seduced by the hype surrounding their 70-point AFL thrashing of Collingwood last Friday.

Fremantle Dockers coach Ross Lyon has sights on AFL flag

Michael Barlow of the Dockers.

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon wants the Dockers to achieve greatness, and he believes he's the man to lead them there after re-signing with the AFL club until the end of 2017.


Fremantle coach Ross Lyon returns 'hungrier and keen' for success

Ross Lyon and Peter Sumich.

Rohan Connolly After handing over the reins to assistant Peter Sumich last week, Fremantle coach Ross Lyon is back in the box.


Ross Lyon: Fremantle must lift before AFL opener

Lee Spurr (L) of the Dockers.

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has warned last year's AFL grand finalists that no-one should feel comfortable about being in their round-one team.


Ross Lyon brings success to Fremantle

Ross Lyon speaks during a Fremantle Dockers media session.

From the outside looking in, playing footy the Ross Lyon way doesn't look like fun.


Ross Lyon confident despite Dockers' lack of grand final experience ahead of Hawthorn battle

Ross Lyon

Brad Elborough Fremantle coach Ross Lyon says Hawthorn has no more to lose than his team on Saturday just because the Hawks played in and lost last year's Grand Final.


Docker sub to give Ross Lyon headache

Ross Lyon.

Perth Naming an unchanged line-up for Saturday's grand final was a no-brainer for Fremantle coach Ross Lyon, but choosing the sub is likely to give him a headache or two.


In the dock: Mark Harvey takes swipe at Ross Lyon

Mark Harvey

Mark Harvey has taken a swipe at Ross Lyon, the man who controversially replaced him as Fremantle coach last year.

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Tagger: Finally, they kicked it to Jack


Peter Hanlon Just as Carlton's in need of some strong, honest leadership, Barry O'Farrell's looking for a job!


Sydney Swans resist calling on Kurt Tippett for Fremantle crunch match

Out of action: Kurt Tippett will miss the Swans clash with Fremantle.

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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North Melbourne reverts to Shinboner stripes as Brad Scott hears case for defence

North has found success this year on the back of a resilient defensive mindset.

Daniel Cherny North Melbourne has not been a club afraid to revert to old habits. Now the Roos are at it again, and this time they are reaping substantial rewards because of it.


The players the fans love to hate, but who would be first picked by their peers

Secret Footballer

The Secret Footballer Hayden Ballantyne is a prepubescent teenager suffering the effects of ADD.

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Dons 'form side': Lyon

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon.

Essendon can send a message on Sunday that it is a genuine AFL premiership contender when it tackles last year's grand finalist Fremantle at Patersons Stadium.