MELBOURNE, DECEMBER 1, 2021: Announcement of Melbournes AFL Premiership Cup day at the MCG with Neale Daniher and David Neitz. Picture: Mark Stewart

Daniher’s message for Goodwin

Melbourne great Neale Daniher will play a role in the club’s premiership celebrations and has declared he’s expecting big things from coach Simon Goodwin.

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 25: Jason Horne-Francis poses during the NAB AFL Draft Media Opportunity at Adelaide Oval on November 25, 2021 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by James Elsby/AFL Photos via Getty Images)

Who won the 2021 AFL draft?

Every club walks away happy from the 2021 AFL Draft. But who were the real winners? See all your club’s picks, our expert verdict and have your say.

MELBOURNE, NOVEMBER 24, 2021: (Back L-R) Ben Hobbs of the Bombers, Finn Callaghan of the Giants, Mac Andrew of the Suns, Sam Darcy of the Bulldogs, Josh Gibcus of the Tigers, Nick Daicos of the Magpies (Front L-R) Josh Ward of the Hawks, Campbell Chesser of the Eagles, Josh Rachele of the Crows and Josh Sinn of the Power. 2021 NAB AFL Draft at the London Tavern Hotel, Richmond. Picture: Mark Stewart

Every pick: Who your club drafted in the top 20

Sliders. A Giant shock. Bizarre delays. Father-son dreams. Mac Andrew’s history-making feat. The top 20 of the AFL Draft had it all. Recap every pick and all the action of the draft’s first night.

Perth - September 10 2021: AFL Preliminary Final . Melbourne vs Geelong at Optus Stadium, Perth.   Max Gawn of the Demons breaks away from Sam Menegola of the Cats before snapping a goal during the 2nd qtr.      . Photo by Michael Klein

Gawn warns of AFL Covid crackdown

AFL players have been enjoying the same freedoms as other Victorians, but that could be about to come to an end according to Melbourne’s premiership skipper.