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Colyer confident in Dons plan

Essendon forward Travis Colyer is confident his side can continue to hone their game plan against Carlton on Saturday afternoon at the MCG.

5:03pm  Aug 27, 2014

Goddard voted most influential against Suns

A match-winning performance by Essendon midfielder Brendon Goddard has been recognised by the coaches as he was awarded the top votes for the round-22 AFLCA Champion Player of the Year Award.

1:20pm  Aug 27, 2014

Coaches recognise Heppell's stellar season

Essendon midfielder Dyson Heppell has the opportunity to catapult into the top five of the AFL Coaches Association Champion Player of the Year award with one round remaining.

11:58am  Aug 27, 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