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  • Dons Trivia: Rd 14
    Test your knowledge of Essendon's history against West Coast in this week's edition of Dons Trivia.
    - 10 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 6:48am -
  • Open training in Perth
    Bombers fans in WA are invited to open training and a signing session at Optus Stadium on Wednesday.
    - 11 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 6:22am -
  • DRC event tickets released
    Tickets for the Dick Reynolds Club’s exciting upcoming event The Untold Stories of our Legends have been released.
    - 11 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 6:00am -
  • VFL player review: Rd 11
    Dan Jordan summarises the performances of the 15 AFL-listed Bombers who played a part in Saturday’s 10-point win over Box Hill.
    - 14 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 3:30am -
  • Match day details: Rd 14
    Essendon will head to Perth to take on West Coast in a Thursday night blockbuster at Optus Stadium.
    - 16 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 1:11am -
  • Mutch back in business
    Kobe Mutch will make his long-awaited return to the field this week after overcoming a high-grade hamstring injury.
    - 17 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 12:30am -
  • Preview: Eagles v Dons
    AFL Media previews Thursday night's clash with reigning premier West Coast at Optus Stadium.
    - 17 hours ago 17 Jun 19, 11:52pm -
  • Dea: VFL Dons maturing
    Matt Dea says Essendon VFL's gritty win over Box Hill was a sign of the side's growing maturity.
    - 18 hours ago 17 Jun 19, 11:32pm -
  • Clarke's long-term goal
    Making a name for himself as a tagger, Dylan Clarke wants to become a damaging midfielder in his own right.
    - 1 day ago 17 Jun 19, 10:10am -
  • Memo AFL: crowds will often behave as expected
    I took a tribe of Essendon fans from country NSW to Marvel Stadium in Melbourne to see their beloved Essendon Bombers play Hawthorn. Why would a Collingwood fan commit such a sin? Well, the Bible says ...
    - 8 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 8:54am -
  • Pies star bet on teammate in St Kilda win
    Former Essendon assistant coach Dean Wallis was banned from coaching or attending training at the Bombers for 14 weeks for a breach back in 2011. He had backed the Bombers to beat the Swans in Sydney, ...
    - 10 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 7:30am -
  • Who’s Your Captain? – Round 14
    Thursday Night vs Essendon – AVG vs Team: 89.6 Just been a consistent scorer all year. Has a nice ceiling, but more or less just a good option if you want a fail safe to fall back on. Has averaged 112 ...
    - 10 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 7:08am -
  • Queenslander Isaac born to play rep footy
    Every ruck contest that I had to go into, I didn't lose many.” With his father Steve Olver from Victoria and a diehard fan of the Essendon Bombers, Olver grew up with a Sherrin in hand and first ran ...
    - 13 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 4:21am -
  • Moment shows why we embrace sport
    Hawthorn captain Ben Stratton was cited for three offences - pinching, stomping and giving the bird - against Essendon. The defender would no doubt like his time again after leaving Bombers forward ...
    - 13 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 3:47am -
  • 2 x West Coast Eagles vs Essendon Bombers Tickets
    Hi, I'm interested in "2 x West Coast Eagles vs...". Is this still available? If so, when and where can I pick it up? Cheers. ...
    - 14 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 3:05am -
  • Hawk says head down, bum up after AFL bans
    His two-game suspension is another blow for the Hawks, whose loss to the Bombers left them two games outside the ... who was also fined $1000 for flipping the bird at Essendon supporters. The two bans ...
    - 15 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 2:42am -
  • A pinch and a stomp: Hawk Stratton banned for two matches
    On Tuesday night, Stratton pleaded guilty to two charges relating from Friday night’s loss to Essendon - serious misconduct for his repeated pinching of Bombers opponent Orazio Fantasia, and stomping ...
    - 16 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 1:43am -
  • Barometer: Latest injury and team selection news at your club after Round 13
    But the positive scan results are a huge relief given the long list of injuries to Essendon forwards, including star Joe Daniher. The Bombers will monitor Stringer this week before providing a further ...
    - 16 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 1:25am -
  • Preview: Eagles v Dons
    A test in the West.How do you see it unfolding? AFL Media previews Thursday night's clash with reigning premier West Coast at Optus Stadium.
    - 8 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 9:04am -
  • VFL player review: Rd 11
    With an Essendon VFL win comes more impressive performances.All 15 of our boys assessed 👇 Dan Jordan summarises the performances of the 15 AFL-listed Bombers who played a part in Saturday’s 10-point win over Box Hill.
    - 11 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 6:29am -
  • SKINS Injury Update | Rd 14
    Young Don back in business, Stringer's race against the clock + Stewart's cautious approach.All the news on the injury front 👇 Get the latest updates on Kobe Mutch, Jake Stringer and James Stewart.
    - 16 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 12:59am -
  • Clarke's Rising Star surprise
    Wait for it, wait for it...Priceless ❤️
    - 1 day ago 17 Jun 19, 10:57am -
  • Clarke a Rising Star nominee
    The future is bright for our No.37 🌟Congratulations, Dylan!Young midfielder Dylan Clarke has been named the Round 13 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee.
    - 1 day ago 17 Jun 19, 10:15am -
  • Saad nominated for GOTY
    How about that roar when this sailed through!Vote for Saady, who's in the running for the Coates Hire Goal of the Year.Adam Saad has been nominated for the Coates Hire Goal of the Year for his sensational first senior goal in the red and black on F…
    - 1 day ago 17 Jun 19, 6:17am -
  • Woosha lauds defensive Dons
    Woosha says our defence is in a great spot, with a stable back six and others knocking on the door for selection.Essendon coach John Worsfold has praised his side’s staunch defensive group, which has become the league’s leading backline.
    - 2 days ago 17 Jun 19, 2:38am -
  • Photos from Essendon Football Club's post
    We win, you score two new wallpapers 📲What was your favourite moment from Friday?
    - 2 days ago 17 Jun 19, 1:30am -
  • Dons' dominant defence
    🤜 ROCK SOLID 🤛Since round four, we lead the league for least points conceded.The stats show the Bombers can lay claim to having the best-performing defence in the competition.
    - 2 days ago 16 Jun 19, 11:20pm -
  • Non-Essendon Football Thread XIII
    Continued from Part XII: https://www.bigfooty.com/forum/threads/non-essendon-thread-xii.1168270/BrunoV said:I do not understand the level of angst directed toward Rance.He's a brilliant key defender.Click to exp…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 11:10am -
  • Looking for some old matches
    I hope this is ok to post in this forum. I've already tried posting it in the Old Bigpond Full Match Replays thread and the Footy Videos and Pics Forum without much luck. I'm looking for full match replays of some old Essendon games. I've been able…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 11:10am -
  • West Coast vs Essendon, Perth Stadium, Thursday 20/06/19, 8:10 AEST
    West Coast: West Coast had a shock loss to Sydney before the bye, going down by 45 points after a 5 goal to 1 third quarter by the Swans, making it very difficult for the Eagles to recover. Dom Sheed, Andrew Gaff and Luke Shuey combined in the middle…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 10:55am -
  • We Are Essington
    Weekly Roast/Toast based on the general feeling around the club as it evolves week-by-week.#wooshaoutAlso herehttps://www.facebook.com/weareessington/
    - 6 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 10:52am -
  • #25: Jake Stringer - Knee injury, may play this weekend - 18/6
    Might as well get in on the ground floorDate of birth: 25 April 1994 (age 23)Drafted from: Bendigo PioneersDraft: No. 5, 2012 national draftHeight: 192 cm (6 ft 4 in)Weight: 92 kg (203 lb)Former club: Western Bulldogs (2012 - 2017)Numbe…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 10:47am -
  • #17: James Stewart - Still sidelined with groin injury - 18/6
    Traded from GWS for pick 77.More info soon.
    - 7 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 10:44am -
  • #19: Kobe Mutch - Returns to training this week, VFL this weekend - 18/6
    Welcome to Essendon, Kobe Mutch!Thanks to don patch sword for this:Team: Bendigo PioneersHeight: 187 Weight: 84DOB: 18/3/98TAC Games: 4AVG Disposals: 34.7Goals: 0Player Traits: Sam Gibson, Matt PriddisPosition: MidfieldBio:…
    - 8 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 9:38am -
  • Trade & Free Agency VI
    Key Dates:Saturday September 29 – Grand FinalTuesday October 2 – Friday October 5 – AFL Draft CombineFriday October 5 – Victoria / NEAFL / Tasmania State Draft CombineFriday October 5, 9am – Restricted and Unrestricted Free Agency Period b…
    - 8 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 9:11am -
  • #37: Dylan Clarke - Scores Rnd 13 Rising Star nomination - 17/6
    Welcome to Essendon, Dylan Clarke!Thanks to don patch sword for this:Team: Eastern RangesHeight: 187Weight: 85DOB: 6/9/98TAC Games: 8AVG Disposals: 29.5Goals: 7Player Traits: Patrick Cripps, David MundyPosition: MidfieldBio…
    - 9 hours ago 18 Jun 19, 8:45am -