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Weekend Headlines – Sat March 18 – Mon March 20, 2017

AFL AFLW – Melbourne v Fremantle – 2,500 (est) at Casey Fields AFLW – GWS v bulldogs – 6,460 at Manuka Oval, Sat TV #AFLW 7mate #AFLWGiantsDogs 145k (99k Metro Regional 46k) AFLW – Collingwood v Adelaide – 2,500 at Olympic Park AFLW – Carlton v Brisbane – 5,801 at…







Tuesday News Summary – March 7th

AFL THE Gold Coast Suns are lobbying the AFL to hold the women’s grand final at Metricon Stadium as a curtain raiser to the QClash. The Lions want the game to be played at the Gabba which would attract a large crowd but would come at considerable cost to the…




Tuesday News Summary – Feb 28th, 2017

AFL News reports that Suns CEO Andrew Travis has resigned. News reports that the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation, one of Collingwood’s major partners, was in talks with club chiefs about the Magpie Millions lotto game. The Age reports that Carlton and AFL officials are discussing a proposal that will help…


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Saturday News Summary

AFL JLT Series -Richmond v Adelaide: 7,262 at Etihad Stadium Fri STV: #AFL #FoxFooty Richmond v Adelaide 116k A-league Melbourne City v Sydney FC – 10,706 at Aami Park Fri TV #ALeague #SBSviceland #MCYvSYD 97k (Metro 60k Regional 37k) Fri STV: #ALeague #FoxSports #MCYvSYD 68k Rugby Union Reds v Sharks…


Friday News Summary

AFL JLT Series: St Kilda d Port Adelaide: Crowd: 5,363 @ Etihad Stadium LIVE: AFL: JLT SERIES: ST K V PORT ADEL FOX FOOTY 87,000 GWS claims 15,706 GIANTS 2017 Members, up 82 per cent increase on the same time last year. The club reports 3,356 members are based in…


Wednesday News Summary

A-league ACL: Urawa Reds v Western Sydney: Crowd: 5,590 @ Campbelltown Stadium ACL: Brisbane Roar v Muangthong United: Crowd: 4,536 @ Suncorp Stadium 5 LIVE: FOOTBALL: AFC CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FOX SPORTS 4 47,000 6 LIVE: FOOTBALL: AFC CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FOX SPORTS 4 46,000 Fairfax reports that the Professional Footballers Australia on…


Tuesday News

Rugby League Fairfax reports that the Rugby League players’ association wants its members to be granted a guaranteed percentage share much like cricketers receive under their agreement with Cricket Australia, which is controversially endeavouring to grant only its leading men’s stars a continued piece of the revenue pie under a…


2016 AFL Club Finances – Victorian Edition

Statements Brisbane Bears – Fitzroy Lions Football Club Carlton Football Club Collingwood Football Club Essendon Football Club Geelong Football Club Hawthorn Football Club Melbourne Football Club North Melbourne Football Club Port Adelaide Football Club Richmond Football Club St Kilda Football Club Sydney Swans Football Club Western Bulldogs (Footscray Football Club)…


Port Adelaide announce 2016 profit of $14,840

Port Adelaide chairman David Koch today announced the club has recorded an operating profit in consecutive years for the first time in almost a decade. The 2016 profit of $14,840 after depreciation represents a strong financial performance in a challenging on field year, and while it was down on the…


Sydney Swans Limited report a 2016 net profit of $53,224

Sydney Swans Limited has reported a net profit of $53,224 for the year ending 31 October 2016 – profit before depreciation was almost $800,000. Net assets were $2,085,819. The result comes after substantial compensation payments to ANZ Stadium to bring all home games back to the SCG one year earlier…


North deliver a net operating profit of $470,046 in 2016

For the eighth time in nine years, North Melbourne has recorded a profit. The club recorded a net operating profit of $470,046, while again reducing the club’s overall debt by a further $400,000 in the last financial year. Managing Director and CEO Carl Dilena said North Melbourne was in a…