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Port Adelaide great Robbie Gray announces retirement

After a 16-year AFL career, Port Adelaide’s Robbie Gray has announced his retirement from football, with Coach Ken Hinkley describing him as “the complete package”….

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Footy great Russell Ebert’s life story captured in new biography

The late football legend Russell Ebert is being immortalised in a biography written by his teenage grandson to honour the South Australian great. Key points:…

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Tears and tributes flow for AFL legend, Tiwi Islands leader and ‘great man’ Willie Rioli Snr after sudden death at 50

Willie Rioli Senior has been remembered as a football legend and community leader, and a man whose “cheeky” smile brightened the lives of those around…

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Collingwood mourns death of Magpies great

Collingwood has paid tribute to one of the club’s greatest players, Billy Picken, who has died aged 66. Key points: Picken played 212 matches for…

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Willie Rioli Senior, Northern Territory football great, dies aged 50

Willie Rioli Senior, a legend of Northern Territory football and leader on the Tiwi Islands, has died aged 50. Key points: Willie Rioli Senior was…

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Why AFL coaching great Mick Malthouse made a surprise return to Collingwood

AFL coaching legend Mick Malthouse has returned to Collingwood at the club’s invitation ahead of the Magpies’ traditional Anzac Day blockbuster against Essendon. Key points:…

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Buddy’s journey to 1,000 — the goals that made a modern great

Lance Franklin is officially the sixth player in the history of the VFL/AFL to kick 1,000 goals. Buddy’s journey from highly-touted draft pick out of…

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Vescio reaches 50-goal milestone, cementing place as AFLW great

Carlton’s Darcy Vescio has made history by becoming the first player in the AFLW competition to kick 50 goals. Key points: Erin Philips (46) and…

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