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Final Teams - Round 8

The club has finalised the team for this week's Round 8 clash against the Brisbane Lions.

5:00pm May 22, 2015


Break to boost Bombers

An extended week training is set to improve the VFL Bombers' ball use Saturday afternoon, according to Paul Corrigan.

4:15pm May 22, 2015


How the Bombers aided the birth of the Bears/Lions

Kevin Sheedy remembers the helping hand Essendon gave Brisbane and the price the Dons paid for being so generous.

2:34pm May 22, 2015


Tough midfield battle looms

Essendon Coach James Hird is wary of Brisbane's midfield strength ahead of Sunday's clash with the Lions.

12:53pm May 22, 2015


VFL Round 6 Team Selection

The VFL Bombers will be looking to return to the winners list when they take on the Northern Blues on Saturday.

7:01pm May 21, 2015


Bombers recall big guns

Paul Chapman, Jake Carlisle and Adam Cooney have been named in Essendon's 25 man squad to take on the Lions on Sunday.

6:49pm May 21, 2015


Round 8 Team Selection

Essendon has recalled some key players for its match against Brisbane on Sunday.

6:11pm May 21, 2015


WADA appeal update

Essendon CEO Xavier Campbell clarifies some of the key points surrounding WADA's appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

3:02pm May 21, 2015


Guest Building Group Partnership Announcement

Essendon Football Club is proud to announce a new partnership with Guest Building Group for the 2015 season.

9:08am May 21, 2015


Forward thinking

Essendon Assistant Coach Nathan Bassett provides an insight into how the Bombers are looking to improve their scoring.

11:16am May 20, 2015


Bombers Welcome Fans to The Barracks

Essendon is calling on supporters to load up The Barracks on Sunday against a hungry Brisbane Lions squad.

6:06pm May 19, 2015


Friday Night Lights feedback

The pre-game laser show and blackout made for a unique match day experience, so please let us know what you thought by completing this survey.

4:08pm May 19, 2015


Firming In Line - Round 6

We take a look at the standout VFL players from the weekend's action and who could be firming in line for an AFL call up.

3:50pm May 19, 2015


Bomber mourn Simpson

The Essendon Football Club is mourning the loss of former player Jack Simpson.

2:40pm May 19, 2015


Forward trio set for return

Paul Chapman, Adam Cooney and Jake Carlisle are all strong chances to return to the field this Sunday against Brisbane.

1:17pm May 19, 2015


Bomber duo among votes

Michael Hurley and Dyson Heppell were among the vote getters for the AFLCA Champion Player of the Year Award on Friday night after solid performances.

10:38am May 19, 2015


2015 Dreamtime Guernsey unveiled

Essendon Football Club has unveiled its 2015 Dreamtime Guernsey which will be worn against Richmond at the annual Dreamtime at the ‘G clash in Round 9.

9:17am May 19, 2015


Diamond Dons 2015

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9:15am May 19, 2015


AFL Fantasy Preview - Round 8

Warnie from The Traders,’s NAB AFL Fantasy experts, will be taking a look at the Bombers each week exclusive to

9:05am May 19, 2015



Attendees of the First XVIII VFL were taken on a trip down memory lane at Windy Hill on the weekend.

5:13pm May 18, 2015