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AFL NSW/ACT’s players to watch in 2020

The 2019 NAB AFL Draft has come and gone, and many clubs have already turned their attention to the 2020 pool. This is AFL NSW/ACT’s early look at the 2020 draft, with 12 local names you’ll be hearing plenty about throughout

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Essendon sign Jacob Townsend

Originally published on Essendon.com.au Premiership player Jacob Townsend has today officially joined the Bombers after the former Tiger signed with the club during the AFL pre-season supplemental selection period. Townsend arrives at The Hangar with 48 AFL games across two

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Stephen Coniglio named GIANTS captain

Originally published by gwsgiants.com.au The GIANTS have ushered in a new era with Stephen Coniglio today named AFL captain. Coniglio, vice-captain since 2017, is the GIANTS’ first standalone captain in club history after Phil Davis and Callan Ward completed a

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He says he loves Essendon, so why is Hartley a Hawk?

Originally published on AFL.com.au For every Tim Kelly and Bradley Hill mega-deal, there are more stories like new Hawk Michael Hartley’s. Hartley joined his third AFL club on Friday – behind stints at Collingwood and Essendon – when Hawthorn selected

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Round 1 Draft Recap – AFL NSW/ACT

The GIANTS welcomed two top 10 selections on the first night of the 2019 NAB AFL Draft in Melbourne on Wednesday, with the Sydney Swans selecting midfielder Dylan Stephens with pick five. Defender Lachie Ash was taken with pick four before

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Canberra’s Tom Green officially a GIANT

Originally published on gwsgiants.com.au The GIANTS have welcomed another GIANTS Academy graduate to its senior list with Canberra’s Tom Green selected with pick 10 in the 2019 NAB AFL Draft. Green was bid on by Carlton at pick 10 but being a

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Draft Throwback – Who are AFL NSW ACT’s recent first round selections?

With Canberra’s Tom Green touted as a potential first round pick in today’s NAB AFL Draft, we take a look at the recent AFL NSW/ACT players that were drafted in the first round. Isaac Heeney – Pick 18 (2014) A highly rated

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AFL NSW/ACT Draft Preview

With the 2019 NAB AFL Draft to take place at Marvel Stadium tomorrow night, we take a look at the top AFL NSW/ACT prospects vying for a spot on an AFL list for the 2020 season. Tom Green Considered one of the leading

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Green set to follow in the famous footsteps of his Grandfather

The Green clan might need to add a few more shelves to what must already be an impressive trophy cabinet, as Tom Green gears up to be the next family member to enter the AFL world. At just 18-years-old Green has already

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Amanda Farrugia announces AFLW retirement

Originally published on gwsgiants.com.au Inaugural GIANTS AFL Women’s Captain Amanda Farrugia has retired, effective immediately, leaving an indelible mark on Western Sydney. Farrugia, 34, is a PE teacher from Parramatta who took up Australian Rules football in her 20s as

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