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  • AFANA AFL Power Poll - Round 5
    Essendon has firmly put its early season wobbles to rest as the Bombers rolled over a disappointing North Melbourne, meaning the AFANA Power Poll has had plenty of movement over the Easter weekend. ...
    - 7 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 9:21am -
  • Magpie Aish faces test ahead of Anzac Day
    "Essendon's pressure has been under-rated. That is an aspect we have seen in recent weeks," he said. The Bombers have been averaging 20 goals in their wins over Melbourne, Brisbane and North Melbourne ...
    - 13 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 3:28am -
  • Kevin Sheedy and Mick Malthouse select their best Anzac Day teams
    “Kicked Essendon’s first goal on Anzac Day in 1995 ... despite winning the three Brownlow votes from the game. He was in the Bombers’ best players in all but one of his 10 Anzac games (missing in 1995 ...
    - 14 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 2:04am -
  • VFLW: Pies to take on Bombers
    Collingwood’s VFLW team will meet Essendon at Windy Hill on Saturday for one final practice match before the 2019 VFLW season commences. The two teams last met in round 13 of the 2018 season when the ...
    - 15 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 1:28am -
  • Essendon recruit Dylan Shiel to earn thousands from side job working for Bombers powerbroker and property tycoon Mark Casey
    Star Essendon recruit Dylan Shiel has landed a side job working for a wealthy Bombers powerbroker. In an arrangement ticked off by the AFL, Shiel has joined property tycoon and former Essendonians ...
    - 15 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 1:23am -
  • Has Essendon really turned a corner? We're about to find out
    Just weeks since the calls came for James Hird to lead Essendon out of their early-season funk, the Bombers have won three on the bounce and join eight other teams sitting at 3-2. It’s hard to make ...
    - 16 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 12:49am -
  • Match Preview: Round 6 v Essendon
    It was Jordan De Goey who turned the game the Pies' way with three goals in the second half. What it means for Essendon: It would be a huge fillip for the Bombers if they could overcome the Pies in ...
    - 16 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 12:19am -
  • Magpies wary of Anzac Day AFL shootout
    Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley is banking on old-fashioned contested grit to help stop free-scoring Essendon from taking the AFL honours on Anzac Day. The Bombers have been back to their ...
    - 19 hours ago 22 Apr 19, 9:20pm -
  • Match preview: Essendon v Collingwood
    TV, radio and online: Click here for broadcast guide What it means for Essendon: It would be a huge fillip for the Bombers if they could overcome the Pies in the biggest home and away game of the ...
    - 20 hours ago 22 Apr 19, 8:41pm -
  • Inside the Play | Defensive setup
    Team defence analysis with Harvs.Go inside the play, thanks to Hankook Australia.
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 11:06am -
  • VFL player review: Rd 3
    Which of our boys impressed in Essendon VFL's big win on Saturday?Find out in coach Dan Jordan's player review.Every senior-listed player is assessed from Essendon VFL's 94-point win over North Melbourne.
    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 10:04am -
  • SKINS Injury Update | Rd 6
    Zacka's ticking the boxes for a return on Thursday, while Marty Gleeson has had a minor setback.All the latest injury news 👇Find out how we're shaping up on the injury front for Thursday's Anzac Day blockbuster.
    - 8 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 8:30am -
  • 🚨 WIN! 🚨You and three mates could travel with the Bombers to see them take on the Crows in round...
    🚨 WIN! 🚨You and three mates could travel with the Bombers to see them take on the Crows in round 18 of the 2019 Toyota Premiership Season!To enter, head to the Amart Furniture showroom truck at gate three at the MCG on Thursday.Terms + co…
    - 15 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 1:44am -
  • How Anzac Day game was born
    He's footy's most lateral thinker.And as we prepare for the 25th annual Anzac Day game, we look back at what the great Kevin Sheedy masterminded.This year marks the 25th anniversary of the annual Anzac Day game, masterminded by the great Kevin Shee…
    - 1 day ago 22 Apr 19, 9:49am -
  • Shiel's highlights | Rd 5
    You voted Dylan Shiel for Hankook Australia Performance of the Week......now sit back and enjoy a midfield masterclass 🌟Watch Dylan Shiel's best moments from his stunning performance against North Melbourne.
    - 1 day ago 22 Apr 19, 8:21am -
  • Photos from Essendon Football Club's post
    Keep that winning feeling 👏Two new wallpapers to start your week 📲
    - 1 day ago 22 Apr 19, 6:17am -
  • Three cheers for the birthday boy!Keep bringin' that magic, Walla ✨
    Three cheers for the birthday boy!Keep bringin' that magic, Walla ✨
    - 1 day ago 22 Apr 19, 4:31am -
  • Daniher 'up and about'
    JD has pulled up well, but this week's plans for him are yet to be finalised.John Worsfold says Joe Daniher has pulled up well from his first senior game in nearly a year, but the club is yet to finalise its plans for him this week.
    - 2 days ago 22 Apr 19, 2:45am -
  • 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…
    - 23 mins ago 23 Apr 19, 4:03pm -
  • 2019 Closest to the Pin - TheGrizz still leading after round 5!
    Guess the margin for our game each week. Sign up now for a Round 1 start Rules:1. State the margin (and winner) for our game each week2. Closest to pin wins each week3. Overall winner will be the poster with the lowest aggregate at the end of the ye…
    - 54 mins ago 23 Apr 19, 3:32pm -
  • # 9: Dylan Shiel - 886 metres gained against Norf on Good Friday - 19/4
    Welcome to Essendon, Dylan.Very, very happy about this!Some 2018 highlights:http://www.essendonfc.com.au/video/2018-10-17/btv-dylan-shiel-2018-highlights
    - 55 mins ago 23 Apr 19, 3:31pm -
  • Round 6: Essendon vs Collingwood, MCG, ANZAC Day, 3:20 PM
    ObservationsEssendon: A stunning result on Good Friday against North Melbourne, where the chosen one rose from the dead, Jesus Christ I mean Joe Daniher returned after nearly a year out of football. And that's supposed to happen on Sunday anyway. Th…
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  • Delusional Pearlers IV
    Just putting myself in here before some smartarse campaigner posts it with the caption 'lol snowbunnies already mad at melksham lol'MELKSHAM GET OUTClick to expand...
    - 2 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 2:39pm -
  • Assistant Coaches - Inside the Play, team defence - 23/4
    **MOD EDIT**2018 Coaching Line UpSenior CoachJohn Worsfold (Has his own thread here)Game Performance ManagerMark NeeldGame Intelligence & Opposition Strategy CoachRob HardingPerformance CoachesMark Harvey (Defence)Hayden Skipworth (Midfield)P…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 1:01pm -
  • If players were cars...
    what if players were cars?Josh Greenshit box rotary that revs off its head and makes a whole lot of noise, but whats it doing actually?Heath HockingRealiable, trustworthy kingswood, easy to work on, dosent pretend…
    - 4 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 12:50pm -
  • 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/
    - 4 hours ago 23 Apr 19, 12:48pm -
  • #37: Dylan Clarke
    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…
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