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Ambrose set for elevation

Essendon Football Club is set to elevate rookie listed forward Patrick Ambrose to the senior list at the National Draft on November 27.

2:01pm  Oct 25, 2014

Licka returns for 2015

Completing one of the best seasons of his career, Jason Winderlich has announced he will play on with the Essendon Football Club for season 2015.

4:00pm  Oct 24, 2014

Hird influential in Giles decision

New recruit Jonathan Giles has revealed coach James Hird’s vision for the future convinced him he wanted to continue his career at Essendon.

8:00am  Oct 24, 2014

Latest Bomber TV

BTV: Back In for 2015

2:00pm  Oct 24, 2014

BTV: Harvey Back In

6:00pm  Oct 22, 2014

Essendon Football Club has an exciting and bold vision for the future – to create the best training and community facilities of any team in Australia. The vision comprises the development of a state-of-the- art facility near Melbourne Airport as well as retaining a presence at our spiritual home.

With land measuring over 100,000sqm – more than double the footprint of Windy Hill – the new precinct allows for unprecedented future growth and delivers a multi-generational outcome for the Club.

The vision for the Club starts with new bricks and mortar but it is so much more; it's a vision for the Club to remain a place where people aspire to be and a Club where a continued culture of success drives everything we do.

 

"This is a great club, the Essendon I know values success and is not taking any short cuts to build on of the highest quality training facilities in Australia - that's where we need to be. People may not think it affects the players directly, but it does. We need a bit patch of grass, a professional gym, a large indoor training area and facilities for rehabilitation."

Bomber Thompson
Senior Assistant Coach, Essendon Football Club