Yoshi – My response to Scott Watters on Herald Sun’s Sacked Podcast

Yoshi takes exception to negative commentary on his beloved St Kilda. He also has a distinct preference when it comes to Melbourne newspapers!

Almanac Teams: Rangas

Dan has come up a team of redheads, but can they play footy? Have your say!

Round 22 – St Kilda v Hawthorn: My Passion and Hardwork Influencing Sainters

Bears and Dingoes make guest appearances in this passion-fueled Saints post by Yoshi.

Round 21 – Essendon v St Kilda: Trains Running Unreliably

Yoshi loves trains. Thinking about his passion for locomotives, he draws some metaphors from the Saint’s loss to the Bombers on Friday night.

Round 20 – Hawthorn v Essendon: Dons nose dive

Caspar McLeod feels like the classic match against Hawthorn mirrors Essendon’s season. Brave in some parts, inconsistent for the most part. Massive fight back, but, ultimately, they fall short of the prize.

Round 14 – West Coast v Essendon: BJ in good form

Yoshi’s dislike of Brendon Goddard has mellowed of late as he watches BJ put in a good game for the Bombers in their win against the Eagles.

Round 8: Sal’s thoughts and selections for this round of footy

Sal expects a number of unpredictable games to select winners from this round, and with the predicted weather conditions that have not been seen this year will make selections even more difficult. 

Round 6: Competition is close with some unpredictable results so far. Sal’s predictions for this weekend. 

Sal laments his team is in the doldrums but for the most part the competition it is pretty close with some unpredictable results.  Some concern though about the lack of scoring and how easy it is to be defensive.  Let’s see what this week brings as Sal presents his predictions.

Round 4 Preview – Essendon v Port Adelaide: Do the Bombers have the Power to switch on?

Can the Bombers switch on against the Power on Sunday? Col certainly hopes so!

Bob Murphy’s fine speech on becoming an AFL Life Member

Check out this speech made by Bob Murphy at the function to recognise 2016 AFL Life Members last year. [A beauty – Ed].

Round 11 – GWS v Essendon: The Bell Frogs and Schnitzenstein are Here to Stay

Mark O’Sullivan watched his Giants get the better of a tough Essendon. The game was also the first time the attendance at a GWS home game was greater than that of the NRL game next door. Great signs for footy in western Sydney.

Round 11 Preview – The Fight for Fair

Sal previews Round 11 that kicks off tonight with a clash between Port Adelaide and Hawthorn. Looks like it will be an exciting round of football.

In the firing line with the ruck rovers

The role of the ruck-rover is defined by the many wonderful exemplars Carolyn Spooner refers to from teams of the’60’s through to the current day.

Round 9 – St Kilda v Essendon: Friendships and Friendliness

The Saints storm home over the Bombers on a day that was – for better or worse, good times and bad – about friendship for Yoshi.

Round 6 – Carlton vs Essendon: Seeing ex-Saint captain

St Kilda fan Yoshi with some thoughts on his team’s former star, now Essendon captain, Brendon Goddard.

NAB Challenge – Carlton vs Essendon: B Jet

Yoshi takes some time out at work to give his view on the Bombers win over the Blues and the efforts of ex Saint Brendon Goddard.

From Yoshi to former St Kilda players

Yoshi shares his saintly advice for Brendon Goddard and Essendon

Open Letter to Jake Carlisle from Yoshi

Yoshi is angry and is not going to take it anymore. Jake Carlisle’s attitude and behaviour that is. Jake, you’re on notice.

Yoshi’s Soap Box

I stay loyal to the mighty Saints – Yoshi gives us the Kyoto version of The Run Home.

Essendon 2015 List Review- Part 2 Midfielders/ Ruckmen

After looking at Essendon’s defence in part one of his Essendon season review, Nick Weidmann casts an analytical eye over the Bombers on-ball brigade in part two. What will the Dons in-coming coach have to work with?