Mid-Season Review: Melbourne Demons – Has the Dee-Train hit some bumps?

Captain Max Gawn has played another key role for the Demons this year. (Graphic: Will Cuckson; Photo: Melbourne Demons/Twitter) As we hit the bye rounds in the AFL season, The Inner Sanctum will be conducting our mid-season reviews of all 18 clubs and assessing the first half of the season and what fortune may lie …

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AFL Melbourne Demons too good for gutsy Gold Coast Suns

Melbourne’s premiership class has overshadowed a battling effort from Gold Coast as the Demons posted a 13-point AFL win over the Suns. On the back of their drought-breaking win over West Coast in Perth last weekend, the Suns made a fast start at Metricon Stadium but couldn’t keep pace with the Demons as the premiers …

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Neale Daniher receives rousing ovation at Melbourne Demons’ premiership celebration

Neale Daniher has starred at Melbourne‘s premiership celebration after receiving a standing ovation at the MCG in stirring scenes. The former Demons coach was on hand along with former captain David Neitz, with the pair handing over Simon Goodwin‘s Jock McHale Medal and Christian Petracca‘s Norm Smith Medal. Melbourne’s premiership team was met by approximately …

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AFL legend Ron Barassi tests positive for COVID-19, will miss Melbourne’s premiership celebrations

Australian rules football legend Ron Barassi has tested positive for COVID-19, ruling him out of taking part in Melbourne’s long-awaited AFL premiership celebrations at the MCG. Key points: Barassi was set to take part in the Demons’ Victorian celebration of their premiership victory It is understood he contracted the virus last month Barassi won six premierships …

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