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Sturgess re-signs

The Coburg Football Club is thrilled to announce that senior men’s coach Andrew Sturgess has signed a two-year contract extension. Sturgess will now remain at Piranha Park until at least the end of 2024, after…

Lions use SPF+100 in Exon Milestone Game Win

By Daniel Atamian The sun was out and about early on a winters Sunday afternoon down at Piranha Park, Coburg, and it would be another challenge for the mighty “Burgers” as they faced off against…

Local League Lions: Round 15

Many Lions who played on the weekend looked to make the most of their chances of getting back to playing VFL Football. VAFA Many Lions who are aligned to VAFA clubs in the Premier and…

LIONS VICTORY AT JACKSON RESERVE

By Mathew Asciak The women’s development squad encountered an in-form Karingal outfit at Jackson Reserve yesterday afternoon, an important clash that could solidify Coburg’s position in the top two of the competition with Warragul. While…

Co-Captain Ryan Exon Celebrates His 100th VFL Game

By Marcus Beeck Ahead of our round 15 clash against the Gold Coast Suns, it’s time to take a step back and celebrate one of our co-captains as he notches up his 100th game in…

VFL TEAM SELECTION – ROUND 15

Coburg has made three changes for Sunday's clash against Gold Coast which will be co-captain Ryan Exon's 100th VFL game. Jono Marsh has been named in the side to make his Coburg and VFL debut,…

SEWFL Team Selection – Round 10

By Mathew Asciak The women’s development team will welcome Karingal to Jackson Reserve this Saturday after afternoon for their Round 10 encounter.  The Lions will be looking to secure the home and away double over…

Local League Lions: Round 14

Many Lions put in plenty of good performances across the board as they attempted to make their way back into the senior side. VAFA Ben Overman was named best on ground for St.Bernards as they…

BLUES WITHSTAND LATE LIONS SURGE

By Mathew Asciak The Burgers travelled to IKON Park yesterday to face an in-form Carlton side who are currently seeking a spot in the top four. In a hard-fought contest that went down to the wire,…

COBURG READY FOR FRIDAY NIGHT CLASH

By Marcus Beeck Heading into the back half of the year, Coburg is looking to finish the season strong as some players are returning to help boost both development side. Sunday's scheduled match against Tyabb…

TWO LIONS CHANGES FOR TRIP TO IKON

Coburg face the challenging task on taking on Carlton this Saturday at IKON Park, looking to respond after a tough outing last week at home against Richmond.  The Burgers will look to secure their 3rd…

Local League Lions: Round 13

Many Lions looked to make their claim for a senior spot with some strong showings. VAFA Ben Overman and Harry Andronaco played for St. Bernards in their loss to Old Trinity away, making the task…

LIONS QUICK SPARK CAN’T HOLD OFF TIGERS

By Daniel Atamian It was a clash of Melbourne’s big cats for a Sunday afternoon VFL match up down at Piranha Park that saw formerly aligned clubs; the Richmond Tigers and the Coburg Lions, compete…

LIONS TO CELEBRATE NAIDOC WEEK IN STYLE ONCE MORE

Since the 2016 VFL season, the Coburg Football Club has been proud to celebrate NAIDOC week each year by working with Aboriginal members of the community to have an Indigenous design guernsey created and worn…

VFL TEAM SELECTION – ROUND 13

The Lions have made one change to the side for Sunday's match against Richmond at Piranha Park. Ruck Nathan Howard has been named in the side for his first game of the season, coming in…

ONE CHANGE FOR TRIP DOWN TO MORNINGTON

By Mathew Asciak The senior women’s squad will make the trip down to Mornington this Saturday for a top of the table clash against the Mornington Bulldogs.  The Burgers will look to secure the season…