This is Part Two of an experimental numbers-based series looking at which AFL clubs are set to improve and which are set to decline. Your constructive feedback is definitely welcome. Part One is here.
According to separate reports, Brett Ratten “knows he will be sacked” as Carlton coach and is “100 per cent certain” this week’s game against St Kilda will be his last in charge of the club.
The AFL tribunal had a busy evening last night, with two names in particular causing plenty of debate: Chris Judd and Jack Ziebell.
Carlton were yesterday fined $7500 for tweets sent by injured players during Thursday’s game with West Coast that were critical of the umpiring.
Michael DiFabrizio is a journalism student at the University of Wollongong. As an AFL writer, he has been an expert columnist at The Roar since 2009 and has appeared in The Age and on ABC television and radio.