The Real Season 2020: 21 Sep – 27 Sep

The Real Season – Clubs continue to search for the Premiership formula through the Draft, Trade Period & Free Agency, follow all the moves & stories right here:
Sep 27 – Western Bulldogs
Tory Dickson has retired

Sep 26 – Richmond
Jack Graham has signed a 3yr contract extension with the Tigers

Sep 25 – Fremantle
Brandon Matera, Hugh Dixon, Tom North & Jarvis Pina have been delisted

Sep 25 – 2021 Pre-Season Dates
Pre-Season 1st-4th Year Players 7-18 Dec, 2020
Player Induction Camp 4-5 Jan, 2021
Pre-Season All Players 6 Jan, 2021

Sep 25 – 2020 Free Agency & Trade Period dates
2020 Free Agency: 30 Oct. – 6 Nov.
Trade Period: 4-12 Nov.

Sep 25 – Current 2020 AFL Draft 1st Round 
1 Adelaide
2 North Melbourne
3 Sydney
4 Hawthorn
5 Gold Coast
6 Essendon
7 Carlton
8 Adelaide 
9 North Melbourne 
10 Fremantle
11 Geelong
12 Collingwood
13 Western Bulldogs
14 St Kilda
15 Geelong
16 Geelong
17 Richmond
18 Brisbane
19 Brisbane
2020 Draft to be held during the week commencing December 7.

Sep 25 – Richmond
Assistant coach Justin Leppitsch will depart the club at the end of the season

Sep 25 – Adelaide
Nathan Van Berlo will join the club as an assistant coach via @cleary_mitch

Sep 25 – Collingwood
Ben Reid has retired

Sep 25 – West Coast
Will Schofield will retire at the end of the season

Sep 25 – Nth Melbourne 
“We were very comfortable in saying always that Ben wanted to stay at North Melbourne and Ben wanted to be a North Melbourne player for the remainder of his career.
“We thought we were in our right to be asking for that considering what he had achieved” Ben Brown’s manager, Adam Ramanauskas via @RSN927.

Sep 24 – Gold Coast
Mitch Riordan, Jesse Joyce, Jacob Dawson, Josh Schoenfeld, Jacob Heron, Corey Ellis & Sam Fletcher have been delisted

Sep 24 – Port Adelaide
Jack Watts has retired

Sep 24 – Gold Coast
George Horlin Smith has retired

Sep 24 – Gold Coast
George Horlin Smith has retired

Sep 23 – Nth Melbourne
Ben Brown likely to depart the Kangaroos
“We will work with Ben & his management to secure a mutually beneficial outcome”
Kangaroos GM Football of Brady Rawlings on a Ben Brown trade

Sep 23 – Adelaide
Riley Knight, Patrick Wilson & Ayce Taylor have been delisted

Sep 23 – Adelaide
Scott Burns has joined the Crows as senior assistant coach

Sep 23 – GWS Giants
Steve Johnson has joined the Giants as an assistant coach

Sep 23 – Hawthorn

Ricky Henderson has retired

Sep 23 – GWS Giants

Harry Perryman has signed a 2yr contract extension with the Giants

Sep 23 – Carlton

Sam Docherty has signed a 2yr contract extension with the Blues

Sep 23 – Melbourne

Kyle Dunkley, Corey Wagner & Josh Wagner have been delisted

Sep 23 – Hawthorn

Conor Glass has retired, he will return to Ireland

Sep 22 – Carlton

Zac Williams will sign a Free Agent offer from Carlton via @sam_mcclure

Sep 22 – Adelaide

Assistant coaches Ben Hart & Mick Godden will not return for the 2021 season

Sep 22 – Carlton

The Blues have extended contracts for several players:

1 Year
Ed Curnow
Marc Murphy
Nic Newman
Levi Casboult
Josh Honey
Matthew Cottrell
Michael Gibbons

2 Years
Sam Philp
Caleb Marchbank

3 Years
Lachie Plowman



Sep 21 – Carlton

Darcy Lang, Hugh Goddard, Ben Silvagni & Finbar O’Dwyer have been delisted

Sep 21 – GWS Giants

Zac Williams will explore his free agency options

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