Almanac (Footy) History: Fitzroy’s Last Great Win

Paul Harman recalls a magnificent win by the mighty Roys on the first weekend in July of 1993. He dedicates the piece to all those wonderful footy commentators who’ve brought us these games. [Great stuff – Ed]

The Pies’ most memorable games against the Eagles

Steve Fahey continues his occasional series of the Pies’ most memorable games against opposition clubs. This time it’s not all wins as some famous games ended in other results.

Adelaide Oval: The new home of Football?

For Alex Darling Adelaide Oval’s success as an AFL venue has been immediate and isn’t entirely unexpected.

AFL Round 14 – Port Adelaide v Collingwood: PORT (Pretender Or Real Threat?) answer smacks Pies in the face

Travelling to Adelaide to watch Port seemed like a pleasant idea at the start of the year. As Steve Fahey took his seat at Football Park, he wondered – is Collingwood a contender or pretender?

AFL Round 14 – Port Adelaide v Collingwood: See you in September

Last week’s win over Sydney wasn’t a fluke, writes Siobhan Calafiore, and their recent drafting means the future is even brighter.

AFL Round 14 Preview – Port Adelaide v Collingwood: Everything to play for

The late John McCarthy will forever link Collingwood and Port Adelaide but Siobhan Calafiore says the recent form of both clubs gives an additional reason to tune into this match.

AFL Round 2 – Port Power v GWS Giants: Sometimes there are more important things than footy

The emotional tribute at Football Park to the late John McCarthy reinforced the message that the football world is a great community that supports each other, writes Peter Argent.

One Moment Please- John McCarthy and all of Australia

Will Brussen reminds us of the importance of capturing those ‘moments’ in life, as John McCarthy is farewelled by the football and wider community.

Magpie mateship for McCarthy

Danielle Eid *Rewind to 2 weeks ago*   Surely there is no way we would make it to the preliminary-final, don’t even CONSIDER the Granny. No really, booking a week holiday in Sydney during grand final week is fine. There’s nothing to worry about, if we meet West Coast again they’ll probably just belt us [Read more]