Indigenous round: The Importance of Family and Cultural Awareness

We talked to Dylan Potter, Ethan Penrith and Kyle Thomas about this weeks Indigenous round, the Laguntas program, their culture and what it means to them.more

Matt Perry's VFL Debut

We spoke to Matt Perry after making his VFL debut in the Northern Blues win over Coburg on the weekend.more

Northern Knights v North Ballarat Rebels Match Report

Match report from our game against the North Ballarat Rebels on Saturday afternoon.more

Northern Knights v Dandenong Stingrays Match Report

Match report from our game against the Dandenong Stingrays on Saturday afternoonmore

Northern Knights – Youth Academy Squad Coach

An extremely exciting opportunity to further your coaching career in the AFL industry has opened at the Northern Knights.more

Exciting Placement Opportunity - Media & Communications

A fantastic opportunity to kick-start your career in Media and Communications in the AFL Industry awaits at the Northern Knightsmore

2016 Footy Tipping

The Northern Knights Tipping Comp is back again in season 2016 with a $2,500 prize pool up for grabs. It’s open to all Players, Staff, Families, Friends and anyone who thinks they know their Footy.more

2016 TAC Cup Fixture

Please see the attached details for the 2016 Northern Knights U18 TAC Cup Fixturemore

2016 Practice Match Schedule

Please find attached the current 2016 Practice Match Schedule for the U18 and U16 teams.more

U16 Intra Club Teams: February 14th

Click here for the teams for the U16 Intra Club match to be held on February 14thmore

U18 Intra Club Teams: February 14th

Click here for the teams for the U18 Intra Club match to be held on the 14th of Februarymore

Intra Club Information: 14th February

Please find enclosed the following details regarding this Weekend's Intra Club matches.more

Northern Knights draftee Tyrone Leonardis beats all odds to achieve his AFL dream

Chris Cavanagh from Leader Local Footy recounts Northern Knight Tyrone Leonardis' amazing journey to the AFL.more

FOUR Drafted in 2015, two rookies!

Six Northern Knights players have found new AFL homes over the past week by being selected in the 2015 AFL Draft.more

Boomer' Harvey Helping Knights Skipper to Succeed

With Brent Harvey among his family friends, Northern Knights star Jade Gresham hasn't had to look far for advice about carving out a long and successful football career.more

Gresham adds Knights Best & Fairest to his 2015 Award list

On Friday 18th of September the Northern Knights held their 2015 Presentation Night at Mantra, Bell City Preston. A packed crowd of just under 150 people attended the event which provided a great atmosphere throughout the evening.more

Gresham wins TAC Cup Coaches Award

Jade Gresham has added to the Northern Knights’ rich history in the TAC Cup Coaches Award by comfortably taking out the 2015 version, presented at the Morrish Medal night on Sunday.more

Jacob Ballard - AFL Debut

Congratulations to Jacob Ballard who made his AFL Debut with Fremantle on Saturday against Port Adelaide.more

Adam Marcon - Fothergill-Round Medallist

Well done to former Northern Knights Adam Marcon who was awarded the Fothergill-Round Medal at last Monday night’s JJ Liston Trophy dinner.more

Ben Lennon - Rd 22 NAB AFL Rsing Star Nominee

Congratulations to Ben Lennon on receiving the Round 22 NAB AFL Rising Star nomination. Ben received the award for his performance for Richmond against Essendon at the MCG on Saturday night.more

Match Report v Gippsland Power

On Saturday 29th August the Northern Knights played their final home and away game of 2015 against Gippsland Power at Ikon Park in Carlton.more

Match Report v Bendigo Pioneers

On Saturday 22nd August the Northern Knights made trip along the Calder Freeway to take on the Bendigo Pioneers at Golden Square Football Ground in Round 17 of the TAC Cup.more

Match Report v Geelong Falcons

On Saturday 15th August the Northern Knights traveled down the Princes Freeway to Simonds Stadium to take on the Geelong Falcons in Round 16 of the TAC Cup.more

Darcy Macpherson VFL Debut with Footscray

Good Luck to Northern Knights listed player Darcy Macpherson who will make his VFL Debut this weekend as 23rd player with the Footscray.more

Patrick Naish awarded AFL Academy Scholarship

Congratulations to Northern Knights U/16 Max Richardson Squad Member Patrick Naish on being awarded and AFL Academy Scholarship. Patrick was awarded the scholarship following his performance for Vic Metro in the NAB AFL U/16 Carnival held recently on the Gold Coast.more

Match Report v Oakleigh Chargers

On Sunday 2nd August the Northern Knights hosted the Oakleigh chargers at Preston City Oval.more

Two Knights Awarded State Combine Invitations

We congratulate Matt Perry & James El Moussalli who have been invited to attend the Victorian State Combine later in the year. We wish these two boys all the best for the remainder of the season and at the combine.more

Another pup set for a run with Doggies

Current Northern Knights TAC Cup listed player Darcy Macpherson is set to play with Footscray in the VFL as a potential Father Son recruit in the Draft later in 2015.more

Match Report v Dandenong Stingrays

On Sunday 26th July the Northern Knights hosted the Dandenong Stingrays in Round 14 of the TAC Cup at Preston City Oval.more

Four Knights invited to Draft Combine

Congratulations to Jade Gresham, Brayden Fiorini, Tyrone Leonardis & Darcy Macpherson on being nominated to attend the NAB AFL National Draft Combine in October.more

Michael Mattingly - VFL Debut

Congratulations to Michael Mattingly on making his VFL Senior Debut for the Northern Blues as 23rd Player on Saturday.more

Match Report v Eastern Ranges

On Sunday 12th July the Northern Knights hosted the Eastern Ranges in Round 13 of the TAC Cup.more

Match Report v Murray Bushrangers

On Saturday 4th of July the Northern Knights traveled up the Hume Freeway to Wangaratta to take on the Murray Bushrangers in Round 12 of the TAC Cup.more

Gresham named Vic Metro MVP

Congratulations to Northern Knights Captain Jade Gresham on being named Vic Metro MVP at the NAB AFL U/18 Championships held recently.more

Switkowski & Aujla make their VFL Debuts

Over the weekend the Northern Knights were very proud to have two 2014 graduates make their VFL debut as 23rd players.more

Match Report v Western Jets

On Sunday 21st June the Northern Knights hosted the Western Jets at Preston City Oval. After a chilly start to the morning conditions could not have been better for Football by the opening bounce at 11:00am.more

Brent Wallace Makes AFL Debut in Different Way

Congratulations to 2009 graduate Brent Wallace who made his AFL Umpiring Debut last Sunday, officiating in the St Kilda v Melbourne clash at Etihad Stadium.more

Knights in the Top End

Last weekend 23 players and staff traveled to Darwin to play the Northern Territory in Round 10 of the TAC Cup.more

Gresham leads Vic Metro to Victory

Vic Metro posted their first win of the 2015 NAB AFL U/18 National Championships last weekend defeating Western Australia in Perth.more

Match Report v Northern Territory

On Saturday 13th June the Northern Knights came up against the Northern Territory at TIO Stadium in Darwin for their Round 10 TAC Cup clash.more

Knights Selected Team Round 10

Click here to see who has been selected to represent the Northern Knights in Darwin this Saturday.more

Perry Shines for Vic Metro

Vic Metro played their third match of the 2015 U/18 National Championships over the June long weekend in against Vic Country.more

Malone makes VFL Debut

Congratulations to Kieran Malone who mad his VFL Senior Debut with the Northern Blues as a 23rd player on Monday 8th June.more

Match Report v Dandenong

On Saturday 30th May the Northern Knights travelled to Shepley Oval to take on the Dandenong Stingrays in Round 9 of the TAC Cup.more

Malone to make VFL Debut

Fresh off playing one the best TAC Cup games ever last week Kieran Malone is now set to make his VFL Debut for the Northern Blues on Queens Birthday Monday against Coburg.more

Gresham's Time to Shine

The first-ever indigenous captain of the Northern Knights is following in the footsteps of several prominent figures as he takes his game to another level in 2015.more

Match Report v Tasmania

On Saturday 16th May the Northern Knights hosted Tasmania in Round 7 of the TAC Cup at Preston City Oval.more

Zac Ballard - VFL Debut

The Knights would like to congratulate 2014 Graduate Zac Ballard on making his VFL Senior debut as 23rd player for the Northern Blues last Sunday against Frankston.more

Match Report v North Ballarat Rebels

On Saturday 9th May the Northern Knights traveled to Eureka Stadium to take on the North Ballarat Rebels in Round 6 of the TAC Cup.more

Kyle Langford - AFL Debut

The Knights would like to congratulate 2014 Draftee, Kyle Langford on making his AFL Debut for Essendon last Sunday.more

Match Report v Geelong Falcons

On Sunday 3rd May the Northern Knights hosted the Geelong Falcons at Preston City Oval.more

Match Report - Round 1 v Oakleigh Chargers

The Northern Knights kicked off their 2015 TAC Cup campaign on Saturday 21st March at IKON Park against the Oakleigh Chargers.more

Lambert upgraded to Richmond Senior List

Rookie listed player and Former Knights Best & Fairest winner Kane Lambert has now been upgraded to the Richmond Tigers senior list for 2015.more

Northern Knights TAC Cup - Season Preview

Head Coach Andrew Shakespeare shares his thoughts on the Knights fortunes, ahead of the TAC Cup Season.more

2 Knights Selected in the Rookie Draft

Two more 2014 Northern Knights players were selected onto AFL Lists in today's AFL Rookie Draft.more

Former Knights Best & Fairest Rookied by Richmond

The Knights wish to congratulate our 2009 Best & Fairest Kane Lambert on being Rookied today by Richmond.more

Kyle Langford - Pick 17 to Essendon

The Northern Knights wish to congratulate Kyle Langford on being selected at Pick 17 by the Essendon FC at last night AFL Draft.more

Reece McKenzie - Pick 77 to Richmond

The Northern Knights wish to congratulate Reece McKenzie on being selected at Pick 77 by the Richmond FC at last night AFL Draft.more

AFL Draft Pick Me: Kyle Langford has overcome rejection to be this year’s draft bolter

TOO skinny, too small and lacks penetration in his kicking.

That was the feedback delivered to Kyle Langford when he was cut from the under-16 Vic Metro squad two years ago.

Now 19kg heavier, 12cm taller and rated the second-best kick at the draft combine, the Northern Knights utility is this year’s draft bolter.more

Switkowski caps great year with Knights Best & Fairest

On Friday 12th of September the Northern Knights held their 2014 Presentation Night at Rydges, Bell City Preston. A packed crowd of just under 200 people attended the event which provided a great atmosphere throughout the evening.more

Marcus Bontempelli - AFL Player Association Best 1st Year Player

Congratulations to former Northern Knights Marcus Bontempelli on being named the AFL Player Association Best 1st Year Player last week.more

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

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

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

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

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 - Selected Team Round3

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

Knights down Jets in Under 16 Carnival


TAC Cup Season Launch


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.


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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