Almanc (WAFL/W) Footy: More finals for Freo Oval by Les Everett

Les has the latest on the WAFL and the WAFLW.

WAFL Round 9 – So that was the Dee-plan

Never tell me the odds! Les Everett takes us through a remarkable final home and away round of the WAFL that saw Perth break a 22-year drought in dramatic fashion, while other results upended the expected finalists.

WAFL Round 8: Oh Dees, not again!

Poor Perth dropped what might be their last chance to play finals for the first time in decades with a loss to lowly Swan Districts according to Les Everett; he looks to Round 9 of the WAFL for how the cards will fall for the Demons.

WAFL goes Freo by Les Everett

The WAFL’s Grand Final location has been decided and Les Everett is a fan – as the shortened season nears completion, find out the lay of the league and upcoming clashes that may yet prove significant.

WAFL: Bulldogs win battle of Dead Flank

A strong breeze at Fremantle Oval held sway, as Les Everett reviews the weekend’s round of WAFL action.

The WAFL’s on!

The season’s been compressed into a “mini-season”, but at least they’re playing! Les Everett updates us after two rounds of the WAFL.


Peter Baulderstone, who is happy for it to be 1980 again in Perth, muses on leaving professional sport behind. Or did it leave him?

WAFL – South get there at last

Finals are in full swing in the west – Les Everett tells us about South Fremantle’s mighty victory to setup a berth in the WAFL GF.

Vale Ronald Vincent Quartermaine

Matt Quartermaine pays tribute to his late father, Ronald Quartermaine, who played 75 games for East Perth in the WAFL, and was perhaps the most decent and honest person he has met. [Superb – Ed]

WAFL Round 5 – Subi make it 27 in a row

Les Everett looks at Round 5 in the WAFL, where Subiaco maintained their incredible run.

WAFL Round 4: Lions and Demons step away

Words and pictures from Les Everett on the Anzac round just played in the WAFL, and he lists the extended squad for the interstate game against the SANFL.

WAFL Round 3: Three unbeaten

After the third round, the WAFL’s ten-team ladder is beginning to separate more, with three familiar sides ahead at the final siren. Les Everett reports.

WAFL Round 2: It’s about the Demons

Les Everett updates us on all things WAFL, with Claremont, Subiaco and Perth the early ladder leaders.

WAFL 2018 Season: So it’s the Lions and the Falcons

With the WAFL Grand Final approaching this weekend, Les Everett ponders a potential West Perth miracle and reviews each club’s season

Round 20 – West Coast v Fremantle: The State of Our Game

DaveMcG went along to two WAFL games before he made it to Optus Stadium on Sunday for the Western Derby. Watching clubs like West Perth who are close to folding, gave him pause to consider the state of the game from a different perspective.

Confessions of an AFL talent spy

Les starts off draft week with this run down of the WAFL players who could feature on Friday.

WAFL – Grand Final Preview: Rolling Thunder roaring Lions

Les Everett previews the WAFL Grand Final between Subiaco and Peel.

WAFL – Preliminary Final: Subiaco v South Fremantle – Another grand final for Subi

Subiaco bounced back from a fast start by South Fremantle to win their preliminary final by 32 points. Subi take on reigning premiers Peel Thunder next weekend in the WAFL Grand Final.

Rolling Thunder, fighting Swans

Peel Thunder and Swan Districts have advanced to the semi finals in the WAFL. Les Everett has coverage sorted as the finals heat up.

WAFL Round 22 – Perth spark up the competition

Finals are fast approaching in the WAFL and teams are still vying for spots. Round 22 saw some close encounters and Subiaco thrashed West Perth.