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Teams for U/16 Max Richardson Squad Matches - Wednesday 3rd September

Click here to view the teams for U/16 Max Richardson Squad Matches - Wednesday 3rd September.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 18 v Calder

On Saturday 23rd August the Northern Knights played their final game of the 2014 TAC Cup Season against the Calder Cannons at Preston City Oval.more

Northern Knights - Positions Vacant

The Northern Knights Football Club has a number of Staff Vacancies for 2015.more

Northern Knights - Selected Team Round 18

Click here to see who is lining up for the Northern Knights this Saturday.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 17 v Bendigo Pioneers

On Saturday 16th of August the Northern Knights travelled up the Calder Freeway to take on the Bendigo Pioneers in Round 17 of the TAC Cup.more

Northern Knights - Selected Team Round 17

Click here to see who is playing for the Northern Knights this Saturday.more

Northern Knights Presentation Night

The Northern Knights Presentation Night will be held on Friday 12th September 2014.more

Five Knights invited to AFL State Combine

Congratulations to Bailey Jordan, Garret McDonagh, Jayden Short, Sam Switkowski & Ryan Tester on being invited to attend the Victorian State Draft Combine in October.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 16 v Northern Territory

On Saturday 2nd August the Northern Knights hosted the Northern Territory at Preston City Oval. Once the morning fog cleared and the match was able to commence in bright sunshine.more

Northern Knights - Selected Team Round 16

Click here to see who is selected for the Northern Knights this weekend.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 15 v Gippsland Power

On Saturday 26th July the Northern Knights travelled up the Princes Freeway to Morwell to take on Gippsland Power in Round 15 of the TAC Cup.more

Three Knights invited to NAB AFL Draft Combine

Congratulations to Jason Castagna, Kyle Langford & Reece McKenzie on being invited to attend the NAB AFL National Draft Combine at Etihad Stadiummore

Nathan Hrovat - NAB AFL Rising Star Nominee Rd 17

Congratulations to 2012 draftee Nathan Hrovat on his Round 17 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 14 v Oakleigh Chargers

On Sunday 13th July the Northern Knights hosted ladder leaders the Oakleigh Chargers at Preston City Oval in Round 14 of the TAC Cup.more

David Zaharakis Squad - Launch

On Wednesday 9th July the Northern Knights launched our new Multicultural & Indigenous Development Squad, the ‘David Zaharakis Squad’ at Preston City Oval.more

Josh Caddy - 50 AFL Games

The Knights would like to acknowledge former Knights Captain and Eltham Junior Josh Caddy on his 50th AFL game for Geelong against Melbourne last Saturday afternoon.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 13 v Eastern Ranges

On Saturday 5th July the Northern Knights hosted the Eastern Ranges at Preston City Oval in round 13 of the TAC Cup.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 12 v Murray Bushrangers

On Sunday 29th June the Northern Knights travelled up the Hume Freeway to take on the Murray Bushrangers at Norm Minns Oval in Wangaratta. Overcast and greasy conditions greeted the boys as they stepped off the bus at the ground.more

David Zaharakis - 100th AFL Game

The Knights would like to acknowledge former Knights Captain David Zaharakis on his 100th AFL game for Essendon against Adelaide last Saturday night.more

Marcus Bontempelli - Rd 12 NAB AFL Rising Star Nominee

Congratulations to 2013 draftee Marcus Bontempelli on his Round 12 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination.more

Kyle McDonald - VFL Debut

Congratulations to 2013 Northern Knight Kyle McDonald on making his VFL Debut on Sunday 22nd June with the Northern Blues.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 10 v Tasmania

On Saturday 14th June the Northern Knights were finally able to return to the winners list in Round 10 of the TAC Cup with a 38 point victory over Tasmania.more

Jordan Perry - VFL Debut

Congratulations to current listed 19yr Old Jordan Perry who made his VFL Debut on Saturday with the Northern Blues against the Sandringham Zebras at Visy Park.more

Julian Soccio - VFL Debut

Congratulations to 2013 player Julian Soccio who made his VFL Debut with Box Hill Hawks against North Ballarat at Box Hill City Oval on Saturday.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 9 v Dandenong Stingrays

On Sunday 1st of June the Northern Knights travelled out to Shepley Oval to take on the Dandenong Stingrays in Round 9 of the TAC Cup.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 8 v Western Jets

On Sunday May 25th the Northern Knights hosted the Western Jets at Preston City Oval in Round 8 of the TAC Cup.more

Ben Lennon - AFL Debut

The Knights congratulate 2013 draftee Ben Lennon on making his AFL debut with Richmond in Rd 9 against Melbourne at the MCG on Saturday.more

Northern Knights Driving Activity

As part of our TAC Partnership program the Northern Knights continued their tradition of having players drive to an away game in country Victoria.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 7 v North Ballarat

On Saturday 10th May the Northern Knights headed up the Western Freeway to take on the North Ballarat Rebels at Eureka Stadium.more

Jesse Tardio - VFL Senior Debut

Congratulations to 2013 Northern Knights player Jesse Tardio who made his VFL Senior Debut for the Northern Blues on Saturday 3rd May against Coburg Lions.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 6 v Geelong

Click here to read how the boys went against the Geelong Falcons in Round 6 of the TAC Cup.more

Northern Knights - Selected Team Round 6

Click here to see who has been selected for the Northern Knights in Round 6.more

Northern Knights TAC Commercial

TAC will be running a month long competition (Starting this Thursday May 1) where players, family & friends are encouraged to log on and vote for the Northern Knights Video.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 5 v Bendigo

The Northern Knights hosted the Bendigo Pioneers in Round 5 of the TAC Cup on Saturday 26th April at Preston City Oval. With both teams needing a victory after losses prior to the Easter break it promised to be closely fought encounter.more

Marcus Bontempelli - AFL Debut

Congratulations to 2013 Knights Draftee Marcus Bontempelli who made his AFL debut for the Western Bulldogs on Sunday in Round 5 versus Carlton.more

Five Knights in U16 Vic Metro Academy

Congratulations to U/16 Max Richardson Squad members Luke Bunker (St Mary’s), Steve Christou (South Morang), Paul Di Santo (South Morang), Lachlan Murphy (Diamond Creek) & Jackson Smith (Diamond Creek) on being included in the initial U/16 Vic Metro Academy following their recent performances with the Northern Knights in the AFL Victoria U/16 Metropolitan Championships.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 4 v Eastern

Click here to view the Match Report for the Northern Knights v Eastern Ranges.more

Knights U/16 Max Richardson Squad

The Northern Knights U/16 Max Richardson Squad played their second and final game of the AFL Victoria U/16 Metropolitan Championships at Bayswater Oval on Tuesday 15th April.more

Knights U/15 Keith Burns Squad

The Knights U/15 Keith Burns Squad played their final two Development Matches against the Western Jets on Wednesday 16th April at AK Lines Reserve in Watsonia.more

Knights U/15 Keith Burns Squad

The Knights U/15 Keith Burns Squad played in two Development Matches against the Calder Cannons on Wednesday 9th April at AK Lines Reserve in Watsonia.more

Knights U/16 Max Richardson Squad

The Northern Knights U/16 Max Richardson Squad played their first game of the AFL Victoria U/16 Metropolitan Championships at Highgate Reserve on Tuesday 8th April.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 3 v Sandringham

Click here to view the Match Report from the Northern Knights v Sandingham Dragons.more

Northern Knights - Selected Team Round3

Click here to view the Northern Knights Selected Team for Round 3.more

Dylan Buckley - Rd 2 NAB AFL Rising Star

Congratulations to former Northern Knights player Dylan Buckley on being nominated as the NAB AFL Rising Star for Round 2.more

Five Knights added to U/18 Vic Metro Academy

Congratulations to 5 boys added to the U/18 Vic Metro Academy Squad this week. Liam Hunt, Reece McKenzie, Jordan Perry, Sam Switkowski & Ryan Tester join our current members Zach Ballard, Jason Castagna, Kyle Langford & Garrett McDonagh giving us a total of 9 players in the Academy.more

Montagnese & Penrith make Vic Kickstart Squad

Well done to Vince Montagnese & Ethan Penrith, members of our U/15 Keith Burns Squad on making the final Victorian Kickstart Indigenous Squad for the upcoming National Championships.more

Daniel Currie - AFL Debut

Congratulations to former Knights player, Daniel Currie who made his AFL Debut for the North Melbourne Kangaroos on Sunday afternoon against the Western Bulldogs, at Etihad Stadium.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 2 v Calder

On Sunday 30th March the Northern Knights headed up the Hume Freeway to Highgate Reserve in Craigieburn to take on cross-town rivals, the Calder Cannons in Round 2 of the TAC Cup.more

Match Report - TAC Cup Round 1 v Oakleigh

Click here to the Match Report from our Round 1 match against the Oakleigh Chargers.more

Season Launch & Leadership Group

Click here to see who will be the Northern Knights Captain in 2014.more

Northern Knights Footy Tipping is BACK

The Northern Knights Footy Tipping Competition is back for Season 2014.more

Northern Knights 2014 Fixture

Click here to see where the Northern Knights are playing in Season 2014.more

Jacob Ballard - Rookied by Fremantle

2012 Northern Knights Runner Up Best & Fairest Jacob Ballard has been Rookie listed by the Fremantle Dockers with pick 47.more

Dogs take Bontempelli with Pick 4

Northern Knight Marcus Bontempelli was last selected at Pick 4 in the 2013 NAB AFL National Draft by the Western Bulldogs.more

Andrew Shakespeare announced new Knights Head Coach

Andrew Shakespeare had been appointed as the Head Coach of the Northern Knights for season 2014 replacing Marco Bello.more

Marco Bello to join Hawthorn F.C

Northern Knights U/18 TAC Cup Squad head coach Marco Bello has accepted a full-time development coaching position at the Hawthorn Football Club.more

Turner claims 2013 Knights Best & Fairest

Josh Turner finished the season strongly to win the Northern Knights Best & Fairest award just ahead of Matthew Haynes with Liam Hunt finishing third.more

Justin Crow, High Performance Manager - Essendon

Justin Crow (who formerly worked at the Northern Knights) has been appointed High Performance Manager at Essendon FC.more

Northern Knights - Season Review

Click here to see a comprehensive review of the Northern Knights 2013 achievements.more

2013 Morrish Medal - Report

The 2013 TAC Cup Morrish Medal was held on Sunday 8th September in the Victory Room at Etihad Stadium.more

Match Report v Eastern - Semi-Final

Last Sunday 8th September the Northern Knights took on the Eastern Ranges in a TAC Cup Semi-Final at VISY Park in Carlton.more

Match Report v Gippsland - Elimination Final

Last Sunday 1st September the Northern Knights went up against Gippsland Power in a TAC Cup Elimination Final at VISY Park.more

Nick Vlastuin - NAB AFL Rising Star Round 7

Congratulation to Nick Vlastuin on receiving the Round 7 NAB AFL Rising Star Nomination.more

3 First Round Picks for the Northern Knights

The Knights had 3 players selected in the first round at last nights NAB AFL Draft held on the Gold Coast.more

Countdown to the Draft - Aidan Corr

Aidan had an injury interrupted season but still finished the year off quite strongly and posted some fantastic results at the NAB AFL Draft Combine in October.more

Countdown to the Draft - Nick Vlastuin

Nick was the captain of Vic Metro in 2012 and also a member of the Knights Leadership group. He had another great season following on from his strong performance as a bottom age player in 2011.more

Countdown to the Draft - Nathan Hrovat

Nathan the 2012 Northern Knights captain and Best & Fairest had a standout year both in
the TAC Cup with the Knights and the U/18 National Carnival with Vic Metro where he was voted as the team MVP.more

Knights Announce New Coach - Marco Bello

AFL Victoria is pleased to announce the appointment of Marco Bello as the Head Coach of the Northern Knights for season 2013.more

Former Knights Quinella Northern Blues B&F

Adam Marcon won the Northern Blues Senior Best & Fairest last Friday night finishing 5 votes clear of teammate Kane Lambert.more

Hrovat continues Stellar Year with Knights Best & Fairest Award

Knights Captain Nathan Hrovat has continued his stellar 2012 season by claiming the Northern Knights Best & Fairest award by five votes from Jacob Ballard with bottom-aged player Josh Turner finishing third at the Knights Presentation night held at Rydges Bell City on Saturday 15th September.more

3 Knights make TAC Cup Team of the Year

Congratulations to Sam Gilmore, Nathan Hrovat & Nick Vlastuin on being named in the 2012 TAC Cup Team of the Year.more

Knights down Jets in Under 16 Carnival

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TAC Cup Season Launch

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Longer & Newnes join Buckley in 2011 AFL Draft

The Northern Knights would like to congratulate Billy Longer and Jack Newnes on being selected in the 2011 NAB AFL Draft held last night in Western Sydney.

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Position Vacant - Property Steward

Looking for an opportunity to be involved with an elite football club in the U/18 TAC Cup competition, and being able to work alongside talented young Footballers? Than you may be interested in Northern Knights' Property Steward position.

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Knights U/18 Weights & Wellness form

Click here for the current Northern Knights Weights & Wellness form.more

Grimley to Hawthorn - Pick 39

Twelve months ago Sam Grimley wasnt registered to any Football Club and yet last night he became an AFL Listed player.more

Nine Knights in Under 16 State Squad

The Northern Knights are very proud to announce that nine Under 16 Max Richardson Squad players have been invited into the initial Victorian Metro Under 16 squad.more

Victorious Knights Under 16's

Click here for results from the 2009 Under 16 Metropolitan Championships.more

2009 Pasta Nights & Aftermatch arrangements

Click here to see the arrangements for Pasta Nights & Aftermatch.more

$2,500 Prize Pool Up For Grabs

The Northern Knights Annual Footy Tipping competition is up and running again in 2009. This year there is a $2,500 PRIZE POOL to be won. Click here for details on how to enter.more

Stanton Joins Blues Rookie List

Luke Stanton was the lone Knight to get selected in the 2009 Rookie Draft on Tuesday.more

Knights 2009 Season Fixture

Click here to find a copy of the Knights 2009 Fixture. The Full TAC Cup Fixture is now available on the TAC Cup website.more

Knights 2009 U/18 Summer Training Squad

Click here to see a list of the Northern Knights 2009 Summer Training Squad.more

Three Knights All Essendon Bound

The Northern Knights had three players drafted in the 2008 NAB AFL National Draft. Michael Hurley, David Zaharakis and Michael Still are all heading to Windy Hill after being pick up by the Bombers.more

Denis Pagan To Coach Knights

In a massive boost for the Knights, two time AFL Premiership Coach Denis Pagan has been announced as the successor to Paul Satterley.more

Paynter Wins Knights B&F

Tough midfielder Hamish Paynter took out the Knights Best & Fairest on Sunday night from Michael Hurley and David Zaharakis.more

Coach Satterley Announces Resignation

Head Coach Paul Satterley formally announced his resignation following the Knights Round 19 game against the Eastern Ranges.more

Knights Finish Season With Another Loss

The Northern Knights finished their season with another loss, confirming the club would finish on the bottom of the ladder for 2008, in what was to be Coach Paul Satterley’s last game.more

Grimes Makes AFL Debut

2007 #14 Draft Pick and former Knights Captain Jack Grimes made his AFL debut on the weekend for the Melbourne Demons in their Round 22 clash against Richmond.more

Northern Knights Football Staff Required

The Northern Knights F.C. invites applications for the following part-time positions. Click here to view list.more

2008 Northern Knights Presentation Night

The 2008 Northern Knights Presentation Night will take place on Sunday September 21 in "The Celebrity Room" at Moonee Valley Racing Club. The Presentation Night is always a highlight on the Northern Knights calendar, featuring the counting of U/18 TAC Cup votes and presentation of awards to all Northern Knights Squads.more

Knights Round 15 Game To Be On Radio

88.6 Plenty Valley FM will be broadcasting the Knights vs. Murray Bushrangers game this Sunday. This is the first time a Knights home game has been broadcast and the first foray into TAC Cup football for Plenty Valley FM.more

Game Time Change This Weekend

Please note that this Sunday's Round 15 home game against the Murray Bushrangers (August 10) was initially scheduled for 1:30pm, but has now been moved to 2:00pm.more

Veszpremi Makes AFL Debut

Former Knight Patrick Veszpremi (2006-07) made his debut for the Sydney Swans last weekend against the Western Bulldogs.more

Knights Kick Goals In Driver Education With RDSC

The Northern Knights commitment to continual development doesn’t just apply on the football field. The club organised a seminar at Reservoir District Secondary College today to educate students about road safety and the consequences of ‘hoon’ activity on the roads.more

Hurley, Zaharakis Named U/18 All Australian

Last weekend the AFL announced the U/18 All Australian team based on the recent 2008 NAB AFL U/18 National Championships. Northern Knights Captain David Zaharakis and Vice Captain Michael Hurley both received this high distinction after consistent performances across the month long Carnival.more

Three Knights in U/18 Vic Metro Win

Three Northern Knights – Michael Hurley, Luke Stanton and David Zaharakis have lived the dream of so many junior footballers around the country by being part of the winning Victoria Metropolitan side at the 2008 NAB AFL U/18 National Championships.more

Two Knights Make U/16 Vic Metro Squad

The Northern Knights would like to congratulate Josh Caddy and Alex Rintoul on making the Vic Metro Squad for the 2008 NAB AFL U/16 National Championships.more

Knights Take Care Of Bendigo

The Northern Knights made a successful trip to Bendigo on Saturday where they defeated the Pioneers by five goals. Consistency was the key for the Knights, winning all four quarters and receiving good contributions from so many of their players.more

Northern Knights Junior Football Clinic

The Northern Knights Junior Football Clinic is back for 2008. With coaching from Northern Knights players and AFL players such as Matthew Kreuzer, Trent Cotchin, Heath Shaw, Rhyce Shaw, Adam Pattison plus a variety Western Bulldogs players the clinic is bound to be a great success. Download flyer in here.more

Hurley, Stanton, Zaharakis Make Vic Metro

Three Knights players have been named in the Vic Metro Squad for the NAB AFL U/18 National Championships. Michael Hurley, Luke Stanton and David Zaharakis will be the three players representing Vic Metro at the Carnival, which starts this Sunday when they take on Vic Country at the MCG as a curtain raiser to the Melbourne vs. Hawthorn game.more

Knights Make Draft History

The Northern Knights have made history by becoming the first club ever to provide the Top 2 selections of the NAB AFL Draft. It all took place this in the Victory Room at Telstra Dome this morning when the Carlton Blues and Richmond Tigers respectively read out the names Matthew Kreuzer and Trent Cotchin.

The jubilation for the Knights didn't end their when Sydney selected Patrick Veszpremi and Brett Meredith with Picks 11 and 26 respectively, and Melbourne took U/18 Vic Metro and Knights Club Captain Jack Grimes with Pick 14.more
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