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Ben Sortino has always bordered himself with football and is certain playing football is where he belongs.more


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Only the Beginning

Nathan Blair, only 18 years of age, has made his mark with football; the best part, his career has only just started writes Aicha Saad.more

Lions roar in Battle of Bell St.

Lech Featherstone’s three majors broke the game open and led the Coburg Lions to an historic 9-point win in the 150th edition of the ‘Battle of Bell St’ against the Northern Blues as Jason De Vincentismore

Born Leader

Daniel ‘Ditti’ Venditti hasn’t always called Melbourne home, originally from Perth, Daniel moved to Melbourne three years ago and hasn’t looked back since, why look back when life for Daniel is so bright?more

Match report vs Box Hill: Round 4 2014

A classy Box Hill outfit led by Luke Lowden up forward was too much to handle for the bottom-placed Lions as they succumbed to a 52-point loss at Piranha Park on Saturday writes Jason De Vincentis.more

No Barriers

Ozgur ‘Ozzie’ Uysal has had a whirlwind journey with football, but is adamant that playing football is where he belongs writes Aicha Saadmore

Match report vs Collingwood: Round 3 2014

Despite a strong second half, the Lions were unable to cope with an experienced Collingwood outfit led by Taylor Adams and Kyle Martin as they ran out 44-point winners on Saturday afternoon as Jason De Vincentis writes.more

Round 3 Development match report vs Northern Blues

The Blues controlled proceedings and didn't let up on the young Lions writes Jason De Vincentismore

Applauding Diversity

Aicha Saad sits down with AFL Diversity figure and Coburg ruckman Gatluak "Paulie" Johnsonmore

Senior Match Report: Coburg vs Richmond Round 2 2014

Richmond bounced back from their big loss last week against Footscray to respond with a 7 goal victory against a competitive Coburg outfit on Sunday afternoon.more

Match Report: Coburg vs Williamstown Round 2 2014

Coburg suffered a bad day at the office Saturday afternoon as they were defeated by 140 points by Williamstown at Burbank Oval.more

Development Game Venue Change

Tomorrow's Development game against Williamstown will now be played at Burbank Oval, Williamstown, due to Avalon Airport Oval being deemed unsafe.more

Dear Football, I'm Back!

Aicha Saad sits down with the very likeable and funny Danny Younan.more

New Challenges

Former Williamstown coach Peter German has taken the reigns at Piranha Park this season and has given a tough assignment as the club fights standalone for the first time since 2001, with one of the youngest squads in the VFL as Jason De Vincentis writes.more

Friends of Coburg Round 2 Luncheon vs Richmond

Book tickets to Coburg's luncheon against our old partner Richmond, Sunday the 13th of Aprilmore

A Family Affair

Adam Saad has always had one aspiration in life, to play football, writes Aicha Saadmore

Peter German Interview after Port Melbourne game

Check out Peter German's interview after the game to get his thoughts on how the boys played in their Round 1 match against Port Melbournemore

Round 1 Match Reports vs Port Melbourne

Debutants galore for the Lions in Round 1, and experience overwhelmed the young sides as Jason De Vincentis writes.more

Round 1 Teams

Our Teams for Round 1 against Port Melbourne on Saturday have been released! Get down to Piranha Park to support the boys!more

Hartley Pumped for the Season Ahead!

Michael Hartley is excited to get the 2014 season, and his Coburg career underway, writes Aicha Saadmore

Peter German on SEN 1116

Listen to Peter German's chat with Finey from last Thursday's VFL show. Peter will also be on again this Thursday night!more

Practice Match Reports vs Frankston

Jason De Vincentis recaps Saturday's Practice Matches against Frankstonmore

Practice Match Squads for Frankston

The Practice Squads to play Frankston this Saturday have been announcedmore

Coburg FC seeking Runners, Statistician and Timekeeper

Coburg Football Club is seeking runners, statisticians and a timekeeper ahead of the 2014 seasonmore

Coburg FC Season Launch Report

The 2014 Season Launch for Coburg FC was thoroughly enjoyed by all who attended at L'Unica Receptions, writes Jason De Vincentismore

Hear the Lions Roar at Piranha Park for the next three years!

The Coburg Football Club is pleased to announce that Piranha will be a major sponsor of the Coburg Football Club for the next three seasons, which will also include the ground naming rights, now known as Piranha Park.more

Practice Match Reports vs Port Melbourne

A recap of the Senior and Development Team's practice matches against Port Melbourne from Jason De Vincentismore

2014 Leadership Group Unveiled!

The 2014 Leadership Group has been unveiled!more

Coburg FC List and Jumper Numbers Announced

The Coburg Football Club List for 2014 has been confirmed, with 64 players, and their jumper numbersmore

Practice Match Squads for Port Melbourne

Practice Match squad for tonight's practice matches against Port Melbourne at Highgate Recreation Reservemore

Clark's Super Start

Matt Clark's excellent form in early practice matches has left him right in contention for a Round 1 Senior debut, writes Jason De Vincentismore

Support Nick Dundon in World's Greatest Shave!

Nick Dundon is participating in the World's Greatest Shave, and would love your support!more

Coburg FC Intra Club Report

Jason De Vincentis reports on Coburg's intra-club match from Friday night!more

Coburg FC Pratice Match Report

Jason De Vincentis reports on the weekend's practice match between the Lions and the Northern Bluesmore

Practice Match Squads for Northern Blues

The Coburg side will be split into 2 groups for half a practice game each on Saturdaymore

Young Burgers sign on!

A raft of signings have been made ahead of the 2014 season!more

Coburg FC Seeking Game Day Volunteers

Coburg Football Club are seeking game day staff for several matchday roles ahead of the 2014 seasonmore

Moreland Leader Article: Coburg in the Community

Chris Cavanagh spoke to new GM Craig Lees about Coburg FC's plans to engage with the local community!more

Coburg FC Season Launch!

The Coburg FC Season Launch will be held on Saturday the 15th of March at L'UNICA on Parkvillemore

Coburg FC Girls Youth Team Players Wanted for 2014!

Introducing the Coburg Lionesses, a new under 18 girls side representing Coburg in 2014! Now looking for players!more

Venditti, Thomas, Brandt, Uysal, Robortella among latest Burger signings!

Key 5 among 16 signings for the club!more

Coburg 2014 Practice Matches Confirmed

Coburg's Practice Match Schedule has been confirmedmore

Coburg FC 2014 Player Sponsorship and Coterie Sponsorship Packages now available

Sponsor Coburg Football Club in 2014 as the Lions return!!!more

Coburg FC 2014 Membership is now available!!

Membership packages for 2014 are now on sale!!!more

Coburg TV Returns for 2014!

Coburg TV has returned for 2014!more

Coburg Appoint Craig Lees as GM

Coburg Football Club are thrilled to announce the appointment of Craig Lees as General Managermore

Seven more Signings for the Burgers

Seven more players have signed for Coburg ahead of the 2014 seasonmore

Coburg Announce First Signings ahead of 2014 Season!

We're delighted to announce our first signings ahead of the 2014 season.more

2014 VFL Fixture Released

The 2014 VFL Fixture has been released, check out Coburg's draw!more

Vale Graeme Bailie

The Coburg Football Club deeply regrets the passing of Graeme Bailiemore

Coburg Football Club AGM 2013

The Coburg Football Club 2013 AGM will be held on Thursday, December 12th, at the Coburg Bowls Club, 21 Harding Street, Coburgmore

Vale John Shallard

Coburg Football Club would like to pass on its condolences to the family of Coburg Football Club past player John Shallard, who passed away recently.more

Coburg Appoint Peter German as Senior Coach

The Coburg Football Club is delighted to announce the appointment of Peter German as Senior Coach for the 2014 seasonmore

Full List of Award Winners from Best and Fairest

A Full list of all those who won awards on Saturday Nightmore

Venditti wins 2013 Jim Sullivan Best and Fairest

Daniel Venditti was crowned the winner of the 2013 Jim Sullivan Best and Fairest at Coburg's Best and Fairest Night on Saturday.more

Expression of Interest for 2014 Players

Coburg Football Club are seeking expressions of interest for players for the 2014 season.more

2013 Coburg Best & Fairest Night

The 2013 Best and Fairest will be held on Saturday, October 5th at The Boulevard, Kewmore

Match Report vs Port Melbourne (Final Round)

Coburg 10.13. 73

Port Melbourne 15.11. 101more

Match Report vs Box Hill (Round 18)

Coburg 5.18. 48
Box Hill 20.14. 134more

Round 18 Teams

Coburg Sides to take on Box Hill this Sunday at Mantello Holden Ovalmore

Match Report vs Bendigo (Round 17)

Bendigo 12.8.80
Coburg 23.16.154more

Match Report: Round 16 vs North Ballarat

Coburg 15.11.101

Ballarat 13.7.85more

MATCH REPORT vs Northern Blues (Round 15)

Coburg 9.6.60
Blues 17.16.118more


Coburg 9.12.66

Werribee 9.9.63more

Round 14 Teams

Team selection for this weekend's games against Werribeemore

Round 14 President's Luncheon

Sunday 21st of July, 12pm, Mantello Holden Oval, $30.more

MATCH REPORT vs Frankston (Round 13)


MATCH REPORT vs Geelong (Round 12)

Coburg 14.12.95
Geelong 16.19.115more

MATCH REPORT vs Casey Scorpions (Round 11)

Casey 16.15.111
Coburg 9.10.64more

Round 11 Teams

Coburg team selections for round 11more

Coburg Football Club GM Appointment - Brian Woodhead

The Coburg Football Club is delighted to announce Brian Woodhead is the club's new general manager.more

MATCH REPORT vs Collingwood (Round 10)

Collingwood 18.10.118
Coburg 13.12.90more

Round 10 Teams

Team Selections for this weekend vs Collingwood/Williamstownmore

Coburg Superules seeking players!

Coburg's Superules are seeking players for both the over 35, over 40 and over 47 sides!more

Inside Football Article - Coburg Hall of Fame Night

In case you missed it, here is an article from 'Inside Football' detailing all the inductee's of the Coburg Hall of Fame night from last month.more

MATCH REPORT vs Bendigo (Round 8)

Coburg 11.22.88

MATCH REPORT vs Port Melbourne (Round 7)

Port Melbourne 16.16.112
Coburg 8.9.57more

Round 8 President's Luncheon

$28 a head.more

MATCH REPORT vs Werribee (Round 6)

Werribee 27.10.172
Coburg 12.11.83more

Round 6 Teams

The teams selected to take on Werribee on Saturdaymore

Hall of Fame Night

A brief summary of every inductee!more

MATCH REPORT vs Essendon (Round 5)


Job Opportunity!


MATCH REPORT: Coburg vs. Box Hill


Team Selection - Round 4

Team Selection for Round 4 vs Box Hillmore

MATCH REPORT vs Northern Blues


MATCH REPORT vs Williamstown FC


Round 2 Teams

Team Selection for Round 2 vs Williamstownmore

Round 1 - Match Report - vs Sandringham Zebras


Round 1 Teams

Teams for Coburg vs Sandringhammore

Round 1 vs Sandringham Zebra's - This Sunday!


MATCH REPORT: Coburg vs Northern Blues - 30/03/13

46 point victory!more


Practice Match vs Northern Blues - Saturday 30th March.

FINAL practice match before 2013 season. Development 9:30am - Seniors 11:30am.more

MATCH REPORT: Coburg vs Box Hill - 24/03/13

Hawks too strong in blustery conditions.more

Team Selection - Box Hill Practice Match

The Senior and Development sides ahead of Coburg's practice matches this weekend against the Box Hill Hawksmore

Coburg Football Club Hall of Fame Night!

The Inaugural Coburg Football Club Hall of Fame Night will be held on Friday the 10th of May, at Laila Receptions.more

Coburg Past Players & Officials Association AGM

The AGM for the Coburg Past Players & Officials Association will be held on Saturday, April the 27th at the Coburg Football Club, starting at 6:30pmmore

Practice Match vs Box Hill Sunday 24th March!

Coburg's third practice match is this Sunday, the 24th of March, at Highgate Recreation Reserve, Craigieburn. NOTE: Earlier start than last weekmore

Coburg FC 2013 Memberships now available!

Coburg Football Club Memberships for 2013 are now availablemore

Vale George William Parry

The Coburg Football Club regrets the passing of George William Parrymore

Coburg Superules FC - Players and Coaches needed!

Coburg's Superules Sides are seeking Players and Coaches for the 2013 Season. There are over 35 and over 47 sides seeking players.more

Coburg 2013 VFL Fixture

The VFL Fixture for 2013 has now been releasedmore

Coburg WINS 2012 AFL Vic Dev League GRAND FINAL

Coburg has won the 2012 AFL Victoria Development League GRAND FINAL in a thrilling finale to the 2012 season. Click for more details...more

Seeking Addresses of Past Player's & Officials

Coburg Football Club is desperately seeking the Addresses and/or contact details of any known relatives for the following people: Clarrie Mears, Eric (Snowy) Martin, Lance Collins, Frank Connor, Norm Tobbit, Fred Cook, Bryan Wells, Dave Starbuck. Click for more information....more

Venditti's smooth move

Making a big move isn’t always easy. But for 25 year old Daniel Venditti, the move from Perth to Melbourne has become one he doesn’t regret.

Venditti spent seven years playing in the Western Australia Football League for the Perth Demons before moving to Coburg this season and despite leaving his comfort zone, he has found the move to be a smooth transition.more

Tigers make a statement

Coburg have clawed their way back into the winner’s circle after a 26-point victory against Collingwood at a muddy Mantello Holden Oval today.

It may not have been the prettiest of wins, with the Tigers’ inaccurate kicking keeping the Pies in with a chance, but their hunger and determination paid off as they left the day with the four points on the board and finals still in their reach.more

Reigning Premiers prove too strong for Hungry Tigers

Coburg provided a good contest all day but were unable to hold on in the last quarter as Port Melbourne ran away with a 46-point win at North Port Oval.

While Coburg started strong and came out to prove they were top eight contenders, the reigning premiers’ strength and flair proved too strong for the Tigers.more

Tigers swooped by Seagulls

It’s back to the drawing board for Coburg after a 59-point loss against Williamstown at Whitten Oval today, in what has so far been a rollercoaster season.more

Coburg FC seeks old VHS Tapes of Coburg Matches

Do you have old Coburg matches on VHS Tape? If the answer is yes, then Coburg Football Club needs you to get in contact with us. Click for more details...more

Coburg’s spirits dampened in clash of the Tigers

Coburg will be looking to redeem themselves next week after a 51-point loss to Werribee at Mantello Holden Oval today.

The clash of the Tigers was an important game for both teams going in, with Coburg pushing for a spot in the top four and Werribee hoping to gain their place in the top eight.more

Tigers find Anzac fighting spirit

The Coburg Tigers were able to bring home the Match Cup with a 13-point win against the Box Hill Hawks in their annual Anzac Match.

Willie Wheeler was awarded the Player of the Match Anzac trophy, picking up 31 disposals, five tackles and a goal.more

Clifton brings up 50

Ben Clifton shares some of his football journey as he celebrates his 50th game this week against Box Hill Hawks.more

Tigers Fall Short

Frankston has recorded their first win of the year in a come from behind effort against Coburg Tigers. Frankston were behind for the majority of the game but were able to restrict the Tigers to just one behind in the final term, whilst kicking 4 goals to run out winners by 16 points as Dale Fenney and Anthony Stanguts report.more

Easter Sunday Success in Sandringham

Match Reports and Best on ground awards from Sunday's matches against Sandringham


R2 Match Report: Tigers fall short in tight finish

The Coburg Tigers suffered a six point loss to Casey Scorpions yesterday afternoon at Mantello Holden Oval, after a thrilling finish that left the Coburg faithful devastated.


Match Report: Tigers kick off season on a high

The Coburg Tigers kicked off the 2012 VFL season with a 13 point win in a grudge match against cross town rivals, Northern Blues today.


Coburg Open Account

Match Report from Saturday's game as published on VFL website


Practice Match Results From Friday

Results from the last round of practice matches against the Box Hill Hawks


Tigers ready to make a Roaring Impression

Coburg Vice Captain, Ben Clifton gives insight into the Burger's pre-season, the club's focuses for a more consistent year and the players to watch, with the season kicking off against cross town rivals, Northern Blues next Saturday. 


Tigers beat Frankston in the Heat

Coburg was given a glimpse of its future on Saturday – and it looks bright, an array of baby Tigers helping to kill off Frankston in the club’s first scratch match for the year.

Article courtesy of Hume Leader newspaper. Author: Sam Landsberger


Travelling Tigers

COBURG Tigers will travel nearly 1000 kilometres for two home games this season as the club takes Victorian Football League action to the outer reaches of the state.

Article courtesy of Moreland Leader newspaper. Author: Sam Landsberger


Coburg vs. Frankston - Match Report

Coburg has kicked off it's 2012 campaign on a winning note, easily accounting for Frankston in hot and windy conditions at Highgate Recreational Reserve. Read more...


Past Player's & Officials Association UPDATE

Coburg Past Player's & Officials AGM will be held on Wednesday 14th March at 6.30pm in the Social Rooms at Mantello Holden Oval (Coburg City Oval), Coburg. PP & O Memberships for 2012 are now on sale. Coburg PP & O is also actively seeking former players and officials of the Club to add to it's ever growing PP&O database. Click on this story for more information.

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