Matthew Knights named as Essendon coach
Essendon Football Club today announced the appointment of Matthew Knights as its senior coach. Managing Director, Peter Jackson, said Knights was the outstanding applicant following an extensive interview process and that he had accepted a three-year deal.
The science of playing smarter football
The University of Ballarat (UB) and Essendon Football Club (EFC) have announced a major alliance to develop an applied sport science research program. As part of the agreement, PhD and Honours students, as well as staff from the University’s School of Human Movement and Sport Sciences (HMSS), will conduct research at the football club. As part of the alliance, EFC and UB are seeking outstanding candidates to apply for a tax-free Postgraduate Scholarship (see details below).