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Trade Essentials

How does free agency work?

All you need to know about the free agency system

11:29pm  Oct 4, 2018

When is the 2018 AFL Trade Period?

All the key dates for the Trade Period, free agency and the draft

4:34pm  Oct 6, 2018

Indicative draft order: Check out your club's picks

Keep up to date with what picks your club has after the Trade Period

8:41pm  Oct 17, 2018

Latest Videos



Re-sign or let go? Your club's out-of-contract players

R23 not only marks the end of the season for 10 clubs, but it’s also the last chance for many footballers to press their claims for a new contract

9:55am Aug 24, 2019


Dockers showing interest in talented North forward

Fremantle is among the clubs showing interest in talented Kangaroo Mason Wood

6:51pm Aug 22, 2019


Strong second half set to earn flag-winning Hawk new deal

James Frawley looks set for a one-year extension at Hawthorn after playing a prominent role late this season

4:21pm Aug 22, 2019


'Disappointing part of the system': Leon no fan of Cogs' Clarko chat

Giants coach isn't comfortable with clubs chatting to his players in-season but knows it's part of the industry

4:00pm Aug 21, 2019

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Confirmed: Geelong gun mid meets with Dockers and Eagles

Cats star Tim Kelly talking with WA clubs as he considers his future

3:10pm Aug 20, 2019


Wantaway Giant to sit out season ahead of likely Hawks move

Coming off three knee reconstructions, Jon Patton is unlikely to play again this year at any level

12:16pm Aug 20, 2019


Clarko confirms chat with Cogs as Blues pinch Hawks staffer

Alastair Clarkson has revealed he has met with GWS star Stephen Coniglio in a bid to lure him to Waverley Park

9:23pm Aug 19, 2019


Resurrected Blue blood re-signs to keep famous family name alive at Carlton

Jack Silvagni has been rewarded with a new deal after a recent purple patch

4:55pm Aug 19, 2019


Saints preparing godfather offer to lure star Docker

St Kilda is set to offer Fremantle speedster Bradley Hill a massive deal

4:44pm Aug 19, 2019


Ruck musical chairs: Big Hawk the latest to join the merry-go-round

Futures of Sam Jacobs, Paddy Ryder, Jon Ceglar and more up in the air as 2019 draws to a close

8:53am Aug 17, 2019


Roo's future uncertain, could be up for end-of-year trade

North goalkicker could be on the trade table

6:22pm Aug 15, 2019


Tough top-10 pick among four young Suns to ink new deals

Gold Coast takes another step towards shoring up its long-term midfield by signing Will Brodie until the end of 2022

7:45pm Aug 14, 2019


Trade rumours untrue: Veteran forward slams door shut on potential move

Eddie Betts has emphatically denied he will be out of Adelaide next season

9:54am Aug 14, 2019

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Power close to signing three more to extended contracts

Mid, forward and defender all look like extending their stays at Alberton

5:15pm Aug 13, 2019

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'I haven't received anything from the club': Roo denies offer

Shaun Higgins says contract speculation is nothing more than rumours

2:02pm Aug 13, 2019


Cripps daring to dream of Cogs partnership at Blues

Superstar Blue would be 'over the moon' if gun Giant comes to Carlton

12:05pm Aug 13, 2019


Veteran Dog inks new deal, set for permanent return to defence

Matt Suckling has penned a one-year contract extension to keep him at the club until at least the end of next season

11:43am Aug 13, 2019


'I would love to keep him as long as we can': Tex keen for Eddie to stay

Adelaide skipper Taylor Walker wants teammate Eddie Betts to ignore overtures from rival clubs

10:37am Aug 13, 2019


Why the Saints are in a pickle despite having cash to splash

St Kilda needs to trade out players with currency and flip draft picks, writes Mitch Cleary

6:00am Aug 9, 2019


How a trade to their Queensland rivals could extend misery for Suns

Brisbane made a risky deal with Gold Coast last year – and stand to benefit after their standout season

8:28pm Aug 8, 2019