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

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

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Nick Riewoldt and the AFL's lost boys

Caroline Wilson Players have struggled with life after football, says the Saints skipper

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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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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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Stars in anti-abuse push

The Adam Goodes incident has put the issue of abuse during AFL matches in the limelight.

Caroline Wilson AFL fast-tracks scoreboard campaign in which star footballers will appeal to fans to stop abusing players.

Milne granted leave for 'indefinite period'

Stephen Milne.

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.

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Saints at odds over Milne

Stephen Milne.

Caroline Wilson The decision to withdraw Stephen Milne's right to play football has driven a wedge between St Kilda, its senior players and the AFL Players Association, but the fact remains it was the right thing to...

Milne will play on, say Saints

Stephen Milne

Caroline Wilson St Kilda has thwarted a potential player rebellion by assuring its senior group that it had every intention of clearing Stephen Milne to play, potentially within the next four weeks.

Milne will return: Saints avert player rebellion

Stephen Milne

Caroline Wilson Club thwarts potential player rebellion by assuring its senior group that it had every intention of clearing Stephen Milne to play.

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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It's time for AFL to stamp out the stomp

Caroline Wilson Surely there is a point where sport ends and violence begins?

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Tirade may cost Roo coach

North Melbourne coach Brad Scott with captain Andrew Swallow yesterday.

Caroline Wilson and Matt Murnane Brad Scott could be sanctioned for his quarter-time tirade aimed at GWS's James McDonald..

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.

AFL probes Bulldog star's onfield slur

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Caroline Wilson Football's dirtier verbal laundry is no longer left on the playing arena.

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