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Power players plan sign language shoutout for students at inaugural AFLW match

Several Port Adelaide Football Club players will use sign language to celebrate a goal at their inaugural AFLW clash to inspire deaf students they met…

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AFLW star Eliza McNamara ruled out for the season following spinal fracture

Eliza McNamara has been ruled out of the upcoming AFLW season after the star midfielder suffered a fractured spine during a gym session. Key points:…

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AFLW star Eliza McNamara ruled out for the season following spinal fracuture

Eliza McNamara has been ruled out of the upcoming AFLW season after the star midfielder suffered a fractured spine during a gym session. Key points:…

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AFLW star Daisy Pearce stands on stage near a microphone with hands on hips after her team loses a grand final.
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A traditional opener, double-headers and four new teams for August AFLW season

AFLW season seven will kick off with the traditional clash between Carlton and Collingwood at Princes Park on Thursday night, August 25. Key points: Essendon…

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AFLW expansion promising to be a boost for new and previously overlooked talent

A common argument against the rapid expansion of the AFLW is that it spreads talent too thinly. After the league’s maiden season in 2017, the…

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we rank the top five moves of the AFLW trade and expansion period

With the next AFLW season just around the corner (yes, season seven starts in August, after protracted negotiations finally delivered a new collective bargaining agreement),…

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Erin Phillips smiles, pictured in a Port Adelaide jumper at Alberton Oval
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Daisy Pearce, Erin Phillips on AFLW coaching fast-track as league announces new program

Melbourne AFLW captain Daisy Pearce will kick off her coaching career at Geelong after she finishes playing. Key points: Daisy Pearce says she remains committed…

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Lauren Arnell celebrates kicking a goal with her fist in the air
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‘You can’t be what you can’t see’ – female coaches in AFLW pave the way for a more inclusive competition

When Lauren Arnell swaps her footy boots for the magnet board as the AFLW season gets underway in August, she will make history as the…

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AFLW players receive 94 per cent pay rise, new season to start in August

The AFL and AFL Players Association have agreed on a one-year collective bargaining agreement that will see the next AFLW season begin in August this…

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Frustration grows ahead of proposed AFLW season start

AFLW players and coaches continue to voice their frustration about the lack of clarity surrounding when the next season will start. Key points: August is…

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