Jeff Browne has outlined the reasons he wants to seize power at Collingwood, criticising the current board for its “botched” salary cap management. Read his explosive statement in full.
David Hatley, the long-time Collingwood member who has been collecting signatures to force an EGM, has walked away from his campaign in an added twist to the club’s political instability.
Collingwood is set to face a hungry Fremantle side without Jordan De Goey, after the star Pie was offered a one-match ban for his high bump on Melbourne’s Clayton Oliver.
Collingwood is believed to have included a portion of Dayne Beams’ severance package in its injury allowance and outside the salary cap.
Marc McGowan & Jon Ralph
Collingwood have delivered the perfect farewell gift to departing coach Nathan Buckley with a rousting win over ladder leaders Melbourne at the SCG.
Former Melbourne and Fremantle star Jeff Farmer’s costume is an early contender for the best of the sliders for Big Freeze 7.
When you take a close look at the core of these two teams I still feel that Collingwood is still a lot closer to a premiership than Carlton are, even though the Blues have won one more game this season.
Ross Lyon is as brilliant a football mind as you will come across. Recently with Lyon stepping into media roles, the wider football public have become privy to more of his idiosyncrasies.
West Coast great Peter Sumich says he’d be willing to be interviewed for the vacant Collingwood coaching job should they come ‘knocking on the door’.
If Collingwood want to follow the most successful coaching model of the past decade, they would ignore four-time grand final failure Ross Lyon and throw the kitchen sink at Sam Mitchell.
It’s hard to imagine Nathan Buckley being in this situation if Dom Sheed had missed and Buckley became a premiership coach rather than Adam Simpson.
Fremantle defender Luke Ryan says Ross Lyon is ‘still one of the best coaches’ not in a senior role in footy, as his former coach emerges as the frontrunner to replace Nathan Buckley at Collingwood.
I was appointed coach Collingwood at the end of 1999, but the club I arrived at was the Nathan Buckley Football Club, writes Mick Malthouse.
Former Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has had his say on the vacant Magpies role as the experienced mentor shortens to take over from Nathan Buckley.
The dust is yet to settle on Nathan Buckley’s bombshell exit as Pies coach, but a game of coach musical chairs could land Alastair Clarkson at Collingwood and see Sam Mitchell finish his apprenticeship.
As one of Collingwood’s most influential figures departs the club, Mark Duffield reflects on his tenure and how the AFL coaching business has a narrow margin for success.
Collingwood’s move on Nathan Buckley means that theoretical has suddenly become very real. Because the Magpies loom as Lyon’s best chance of coaching again.
Nathan Buckley said it had become clear there was an “appetite for change” at Collingwood as he gets set to step aside as coach after almost a decade at the helm.
One of the WAFL’s big improvers has been rewarded with a shock mid-season draft call-up from West Coast, following in his father’s footsteps.
Collingwood has been having battles on and off the field ever since Eddie McGuire stepped down as president and it’s all about to get a lot uglier.
Fremantle’s clash with Port Adelaide is now affected by Victoria’s growing COVID outbreak as Power players and staff are forced to isolate over a post-match flight bungle.
Essendon players had planned to arrive on Friday ahead of the Saturday night clash against West Coast but as more COVID cases were revealed today, the club decided to get out while they could.
Catherine Healey and Steve Larkin
Collingwood has admitted that its newest board member will not be able to make any decisions relating to the club until early next year as former president Eddie McGuire defended the appointment.
Michael Warner & Rebecca Williams
The 60-year-old has been charged with two counts of sexual penetration of a minor more than a decade ago. It is understood the victim was a 14-year-old boy at the time.
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