With the 2024 season just around the corner, practice matches and selection calls incoming, there's plenty to dissect ahead of the first bounce of the ball. 

With this in mind, let's take a look at the coaches who are under the most pressure heading into the new season.

We have started with the coaches with the least amount of pressure, building up to the coaches with the most amount of pressure for the season ahead.


18. Craig McRae (Collingwood)

McRae will have the least pressure on him after taking the Pies to a premiership in 2023 in only in his second season at the club.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 22: Craig McRae, Senior Coach of the Magpies speaks with media after the Collingwood Magpies training session at Olympic Park Oval on November 22, 2021, in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Photos via Getty Images)

McRae will be looking to go back-to-back premiers this year with Collingwood after a stellar opening two seasons at the helm.