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Dons launch female footy bid

Essendon Football Club has announced plans to bid for an AFL license in the 2017 Women's League.

7:30pm  Dec 1, 2015

Morgan's road to the AFL

Injury threatened to ruin Alex Morgan's 2015 season but after a thorough recovery program he returned to make a mark.

6:00pm  Dec 1, 2015

The Leydin girls

The sons of former AFL players get the most attention around this time of year, but there are daughters making waves too.

4:50pm  Dec 1, 2015


"I am proud to be recognised as Essendon Football Club's Indigenous Program's Ambassador. The club understands its role and responsibility in supporting and engaging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, which is an important pursuit for us all." 

Courtenay Dempsey

Essendon Football Club has benefited from the outstanding contribution of some remarkable Indigenous Australian talent including Long, Wanganeen and Rioli. The club continues to be proud of its enduring relationship with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community via a number of programs and initiatives.