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Hibberd confident best is good enough

Essendon defender Michael Hibberd believes the Bombers are good enough to match it with any of the top eight teams, if they can overcome the inconsistencies that plagued them against Carlton.

10:19am  Aug 31, 2014

Elimination final confirmed

Essendon will play against North Melbourne in the second Elimination final on Saturday September 6 fro 7.15pm at the MCG.

10:06pm  Aug 30, 2014

Ups and downs baffle Bomber

Essendon coach Mark Thompson admits he's at a loss to explain the Bombers' startling inconsistencies during matches as they prepare for an elimination final against North Melbourne.

7:35pm  Aug 30, 2014

The development of this facility will enable the club to secure its long term future and build the best, biggest and most flexible training base in the AFL.

→ Best practice indoor training space suitable for drills, match tactics and game simulation
→ Two AFL-sized ovals
→ Medical, sports science and recovery areas
→ A pool and aquatic recovery area
→ A large gymnasium space
→ A one kilometre running circuit
→ An auditorium and dedicated spaces for player/coach reviews and games analysis
→ A player development, lounge and study area
→ A consolidated football administration building which will improve the overall interaction at the club

 


 

"If we want to be the best, we must lead the competition in all aspects of the game. we must give our players the best facilities in the AFL to enable them to prepare, train and recover in a professional environment every day they go to work."

James Hird
Senior Coach, Essendon Football Club