Bidding war gets hotter for Jaeger O’Meara

The bidding war for the most prized young midfielder in the country has intensified with claims Jaeger O’Meara has Chris Judd-like qualities. Greater Western Sydney will trade access to the skilful onballer, who for 12 months has excited AFL recruiters, next Thursday. But the West Australian teenager remains something of a mystery. O’Meara 17, who … [Read the full story]

Carlton’s midfield will beat The Pies

Coach Brett Ratten believes winning an all-star midfield battle is vital to Carlton’s chances of upsetting Collingwood on Saturday. The Blues will look to rebound from last week’s upset loss to the Western Bulldogs and with West Coast just two points adrift and threatening to pinch fourth spot, Ratten conceded it was a crunch game. … [Read the full story]