Confessions of an AFL talent spy by Les Everett

What’s in the WAFL?


AT around about this time every year it starts happening… knocks on the door, texts, emails, faxes, Twitter and Facebook messages… from list managers, volunteer talent spotters, forward scouts, football operations managers, development coaches, CEOs, COOs, marketing managers, senior coaches, footy writers, TV sports presenters and people. All similar. “G’day mate…anything in the WAFL I should know about?” Continue reading

WA flick the switch and sting Vic Country


Sam Powell-Pepper was highly influential. All photos by Les Everett

The AFL 18s game between WA and Vic Country at Subiaco was buzzing along nicely. The home team kept their noses in front but slick ball movement brought goals at opportune times for the visitors and as three quarter time approached the result still looked in doubt.  Continue reading