Bombers top up rookie list
Essendon has had great success stories with its rookie-listed players in recent years. Mark Johnson, Dean Rioli and Damien Peverill are just a few of the names who have gone on to establish themselves as imperative members on the Essendon senior list.
AFL give Michael deal the all clear
Essendon Football Club today welcomed an AFL finding that has cleared the way for Mal Michael to join the Club via the upcoming pre-season draft. An AFL investigation had been conducted for the past two weeks after Michael announced he had signed a two-year deal to play with Essendon – overturning a decision to retire from the game.