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Essendon Bombers

All the latest news and rumours from around the league for the Essendon Bombers. You can also find the latest player signings, as well as player movements for the upcoming season.

Team Details

Established1871
Home GroundEtihad Stadium
CaptainDyson Heppell
CoachJohn Worsfield
Premierships16 (1897, 1901, 1911, 1912, 1923, 1924, 1942, 1946, 1949, 1950, 1962, 1965, 1984, 1985, 1993, 2000)
Wooden Spoons5 (1907, 1918, 1921, 1933, 2016)
Brownlow MedalsDick Reynolds (1934, 1937, 1938), Bill Hutchison (tied 1952, 1953), Graham Moss (1976), Gavin Wanganeen (1993), James Hird (tied 1996)
Norm Smith MedalsBilly Duckworth (1984), Simon Madden (1985), Michael Long (1993), James Hird (2000)
Coleman MedalsRon Evans (1959, 1960), Ted Fordham (1966), Matthew Lloyd (2000, 2001, 2003)
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2018 Player Movements

2018 Gains: Adam Saad (Gold Coast Suns, 2020), Devon Smith (GWS Giants, 2021), Jake Stringer (Western Bulldogs, 2021)
2018 Losses: Craig Bird (delisted), Heath Hocking (delisted), Ben Howlett (delisted), James Kelly (retired), Alex Morgan (North Melbourne Kangaroos), Brent Stanton (retired), Jobe Watson (retired)
Re-Signed: Patrick Ambrose (2019), Mitch Brown (2018), Joe Daniher (2020), Sam Draper (2019), Orazio Fantasia (2019), Josh Green (2018), Jake Long (2018), Conor McKenna (2021), Shaun McKernan (2018), Jackson Merrett (2018), Darcy Parish (2019), David Zaharakis (2021)
Off Contract 2018: Joshua Begley, Tom Bellchambers, Mitch Brown, Dylan Clarke, Matt Dea, Martin Gleeson, Josh Green, Michael Hartley, Kyle Langford, Jayden Laverde, Matthew Leuenberger, Jake Long, Andrew McGrath, Shaun McKernan, Jackson Merrett, Kobe Mutch, Jordan Ridley, James Stewart

2018 Playing Squad

Player20182019202020212022
AMBROSE, Patrick   
BEGLEY, Joshua    
BELLCHAMBERS, Tom    
BROWN, Mitch    
CLARKE, Dylan    
COLYER, Travis   
DANIHER, Joe  
DEA, Matt    
DRAPER, Sam   
FANTASIA, Orazio   
FRANCIS, Aaron   
GLEESON, Martin    
GREEN, Josh    
HARTLEY, Michael    
HEPPELL, Dyson (c)  
HOOKER, Cale 
HURLEY, Michael
LANGFORD, Kyle    
LAVERDE, Jayden    
LEUENBERGER, Matthew    
LONG, Jake    
MCDONALD-TIPUNGWUTI, Anthony   
MCGRATH, Andrew    
MCKENNA, Conor 
MCKERNAN, Shaun    
MERRETT, Jackson    
MERRETT, Zach 
MUTCH, Kobe    
MYERS, David   
PARISH, Darcy   
REDMAN, Mason   
RIDLEY, Jordan    
SAAD, Adam  
SMITH, Devon  
STEWART, James    
STRINGER, Jake 
ZAHARAKIS, David 

Coach Contracts

Coach20182019202020212022
WORSFIELD, John    

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